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Automation Service Engineer - Birmingham, West Midlands

Salary: £34000 - £44000 per annum
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Job type: Permanent
Sector: FMCG
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Automation Engineer (Service)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to working for a leading organisation within the food processing and packaging industry, to work as an Automation Engineer in their service department, providing after sales support of all their bespoke equipment that they provide to both UK and Ireland Customers.

It is a Home based position, travelling to customer sites in the UK, covering the North of the UK (from birmingham upwards).

This is a great position for someone looking to have the flexibility to travel from home, whilst still representing the client at their customer sites.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Scheduled and Corrective Maintenance

  • Checking, modifying and upgrading PLC programs

  • Working with Database, IO servers and SCADA systems

  • Responding to breakdowns as part of the out of hours service team (On Rota).

  • Remote and site support working

  • Assist with the commission and start up of new machinery installed on site.

You will have:

  • Hands on automation experience - PLC systems experience including Siemens S7 and Allen Bradley PLC Controllogix

  • Wonderware HMI solution experience

  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team

  • Previous experience of working in a processing industry (Food/Pharmaceutical/Oil and Gas/Water/Chemicals)

  • Familiar with flow transmitters, temperature transmitters, valves, pumps, pipe work and flow diagrams.

  • Knowledge of low voltage systems.

  • Full UK driving licence is essential for this role.

You must be an EU national or have a valid work permit at time of application. Please apply now for more information.

Automation Service Engineer


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