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Control Systems Engineer

  • Location: Melton Mowbray
  • Salary: Salary circa £45,000 - £50,000 (DOE) + benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

Control Systems Engineer – Process Automation

Salary circa £45,000 - £50,000 (DOE) + benefits

Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire

As a Control Systems Engineer, you will be joining an advanced fully automated manufacturing processing company that has developed a strong reputation for supplying precision engineered products across a wide industrial and commercial customer base. Due to continued growth and increased demand they need to further strengthen their maintenance engineering capability. Reporting to the Maintenance Engineering Manager you will join a busy engineering department working in this days-based position. You will provide control systems technical expertise to reduce cycle times, improve efficiency and reduce production down time.

To be considered for this Control Systems Engineer position you must have:

  • An in-depth understanding of industrial control systems which should include electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic controlled machines and equipment.
  • A strong background in debugging, troubleshooting, fault finding and repair on complex automated PLC controlled machines.
  • Worked within a fast-paced PPM and reactive engineering maintenance environment and be familiar with modern manufacturing methods including TPM, CMMS, OEE, 5S, Condition Based Monitoring and root cause analysis.
  • A thorough appreciation of Health & Safety and risk assessments required to ensure personal  safety and colleagues when undertaking work tasks.
  • Qualifications to NVQ level 3 in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering as a minimum, or a combined Mechatronic qualification ideally supported by a recognised time served apprenticeship or higher level qualifications and control systems work experience.
  • A can-do attitude with a positive and supportive work ethic, comfortable being part of a dynamic and responsive team that can deliver safe systems of work and an effective engineering maintenance function that supports the production teams.

This is an interesting Control Systems Engineer position that presents a great opportunity to join a dynamic engineering team part of a growing and successful business that manufactures world class products. Your experience and knowledge will help the business achieve optimum machine efficiency and deliver high levels of plant availability and reliability in a controlled and safe environment.

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.