Robotics/Automation Engineer

Robotics/Automation Engineer

Job Title: Robotics/Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 14386/001_1511175484
Contact Name: Phil Noon
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2017 10:58

Job Description

Job Title: Automation Engineer (Days Only) (No Weekends)

Location: Oxfordshire

Salary & Benefits: £30,000-40,000 depending on experience, 3% pension and 22 days holiday rising to 25 + xmas shutdown.

Are you an Automation Engineer with hands-on experience with Programming and Robotics?


Our client is seeking an Automation Engineer who can Programme and work on Robotics attached to Injection Moulders, to be located in their Oxfordshire location.

Responsibilities of an Automation Engineer are:

Provide technical support to manufacturing for capability issues, technical improvements, and processing improvements.

Identify improvement opportunities and use a data driven approach to quantify the improvement.

May provide supervision and/or technical guidance.

Provide engineering support for equipment upgrades, machine replacements, new equipment, and construction projects

Research and evaluate new technologies as they pertain to the manufacturing process

Drive downtime reduction initiatives and all respective projects to sustain improvements

Understand and follow-up on all significant equipment failures, especially reoccurring issues

Skills/Experience Required of an Automation Engineer are:

Hands-on experience within a Plastics environment ideal and also hands-on experience within Robotics.

Converse with programming and overall automation skills.

Expereince within a Plastics/Moulding environment a bonus.

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

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