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Controls Technician

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Birmingham, West Midlands
£36000 - £43900 per annum + Car Scheme + Pension + 26 Days + Bonus
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We are recruiting a Control Technician for a leading automotive manufacturer, to provide technical support for all manufacturing operations (machining, assembly & logistics). The Control Technician will modify software and systems in a controlled manner to enhance and sustain production activities in the manufacturing operations environment. The Control Technician will work on a 3-shift basis mornings, afternoons and nights rotation.

Control Technicians Objectives:

  • Manufacturing Operations Software & Support Systems to ensure that they are in line with company standards, operate systems effectively and efficiently.
  • Manage system data storage & maintain high level of standards
  • Project management skills to improve cost, quality and efficiency
  • Provide single point of contact for maintenance teams during time of facility failure to ensure processes achieve required targets
  • Support to all technologies and maintenance changes ensuring effective and timely support to the companies expected working practice
  • Deliver world-class levels of maintenance.
  • Deliver and maintain function of machine technologies.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Operational experience in a technical environment applicable to manufacturing systems.
  • To have knowledge of system software development activity together with machine process understanding.
  • Manufacturing operation process knowledge with high level of understanding of soft and hardware.
  • Qualified to NVQ Level 4 or equivalent (e.g. HNC, Membership of Professional Institution).
  • Minimum of four year apprenticeship in an electrical/mechanical discipline.
  • Ideally experienced in an automotive manufacturing environment.
  • Preferable knowledge with high volume production machinery.
  • Knowledge of various lean manufacturing methods is advantageous.

Interested applicants should apply to this advert or contact Katharine Bignell.