My client specialise in the design, build and installation of bespoke control systems, factory automation systems, vision inspection, plastic container handling and robotics.
You will have the opportunity to bring our customers’ automation aspirations to life, working across a variety of industry sectors and on some ground-breaking projects.
A lot of what we do is typically bespoke to our customers and to date there’s not been an automation challenge we’ve not been able to support or that we have walked away from.
Working as part of a closely-knit team, you will be responsible for wiring machinery and control panel building. The role is mainly factory-based electrical assembly, ensuring all projects are delivered to the highest possible standards and in a timely fashion. You should expect occasional customer site work as well as the opportunity for overtime.
Key responsibilities include:
Building control panels for industrial automation machinery
Wiring for packaging / inspection machinery
Testing and inspection of the control systems
Maintaining good audit paperwork
Interpreting technical drawings and providing feedback on errors/suggesting changes to originator
Ensure good quality control measures are carried out consistently –using check sheet approval systems against completed control panels
Provide other ad-hoc workshop / site work support as required
To be considered for the role, you ideally will:
Be able to interpret electrical drawings
Have a good understanding of industrial control systems / PLCs
Have sound experience of panel building and machine wiring
Have an understanding of industrial networks (EtherNET/IP, ProfiNET)
Have a good eye for detail
Be a great problem solver and tenacious
Be able to work autonomously and as part of a team
Have the desire to learn and improve yourself
Be a self-starter with the maturity to be able to work with minimal supervision but equally, knows when support is needed
Be fluent in English (second language is always a plus)
Have a ‘can do’ attitude (we are a small but growing team – we don’t have room for divas!)
Have good communication skills
Normal Hours: Monday-Thursday 08.00 to 17.00, Friday 08.00 to 14.00
(Note there may be occasional travel with longer hours)
Starting salary of £25-30k + OT paid @ 1.5