Plant Digital Transformation and Automation Leader


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Sector: Automotive
Function: Manufacturing
Contact: Sam Hanson
Phone: 01926963292
Job Ref: 67849

Job details

Do you have Digital Transformation and Automation experience and are you seeking a new role in the Lichfield area? Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a collaborative company recruit a Plant Digital Transformation and Automation Leader, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As a Digital Transformation and Automation Lead, you will be responsible for all the digital transformation and automation processes to offer a technical solution for the implementation and validation through utilising planning and coordination management to provide sustainable business execution. 

 In your first week in this Plant Digital Transformation and Automation Leader role, you can expect to:

  • Prepare CAR executive summary, payback analysis including return on investment
  • Manage the capex budget according to initial budget approval and liaise with the Plant Financial Controller
  • Utilise cost benefit analysis in line with proposed technical solutions
  • Coordinate the installation, reception and commissioning of all equipment related to the digital and automation subjects
  • Share and transverse the benchmark technical solutions in the group and provide opportunities to implement in the plant.


To apply for this Plant Digital Transformation and Automation Leader role, your soft skills, expertise and experience should include:

  • A degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or a similar field
  • The ability to work as part of a team and communicate effectively with others
  • Experience with digital and automated processes, including upgrades and patches, (beneficial)


In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you'll receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a welcoming and inclusive culture.

To apply for this full-time Plant Digital Transformation and Automation Leader job in Lichfield, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. Please refer any friends or colleagues for this role or direct them to our Careers page on our website.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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