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Electrical Engineer (Controls and Automation) - EXPIRED

Job Title: Electrical Engineer (Controls and Automation) - EXPIRED
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ellesmere Port
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + dep on Experience
Duration: Permanent
Contact Name: Peter Talbot
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description - EXPIRED

Electrical Engineer


We have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious engineer to work as a shift engineer in a global manufacturing corporation.

You will be working in the Wirral manufacturing plant of a global leader in industrial packaging products and services. The Wirral plant is an industry leader in both the quality of products and operational excellence. We offer fantastic advancement and development opportunities to ambitious engineers.

You will be a key engineering team leader working on a rotating two shift, early and late basis. You will be part of the technical team, driving a safety first ethos, where best practice and operational excellence put quality and ownership at the core of our efforts. You will have direct responsibility for providing direction, service and support to the production maintenance team. You will take responsibility for projects and continuous improvements, you will be the person that takes ownership for solving persistent problems and improving efficiencies. Your ideas will be welcome, you will have the chance to put your ideas into practice. You will support, develop and empower the technicians to ensure the highest levels of equipment availability.

You will have strong experience of PLC’s ideally Siemens S7 and associated HMI, programming and fault finding. Working knowledge of profibus, profinet, ethernet, IO link, pneumatics and hydraulics. Good electrical skills with motors and control panels. Experience with servo drives.  Siemens S110 and Bosch Rexroth indramat preferred.

Experience with ABB robots. An understanding of Total Preventative Maintenance techniques, to include FMEA and condition monitoring. Lean knowledge i.e. Kanban, SMED and knowledge of PPM systems.

You will be able to demonstrate a positive can do attitude, where your drive and passion for achieving the best possible results are backed up by the results you and the maintenance team delivers. You are a confident electrical engineer, always safety first and centered on maximising production, improving performance and working to the highest standards.

Very competitive salary and a market leading benefits package await the successful candidate.

Rotating shift pattern:

Week 1 Monday to Friday 6am till 2pm.

Week 2 Monday to Thursday 2pm till midnight.

We have a great opportunity awaiting the right candidate.

If you interested in joining the technical team in a global manufacturing business here on The Wirral then please send me your CV now


Ellesmere Port, Merseyside, Chester, Liverpool, Wirral, North West, NW, Electrical, PLC, PROGRAMMING, SIEMENS S7, SIEMENS S7 400, SIEMENS S7 300 AND SIEMENS S7 1200/1500, SIEMENS HMI, Servo Drives, Motors, Control Panels, PROFIBUS, PROFINET, ETHERNET,IO LINK, PNEUMATICS, HYDRAULICS, ELECTRICAL SKILLS, Mitsubishi, Fanuc, Drives, Robot, Automation, PPM, Maintenance, Engineer, Engineering, Technician, Manufacturing, 5S, SIEMENS S110 AND BOSCH REXROTH INDRAMAT, ABB ROBOTS, Controls and Instrumentation, C&I


Ref: PTGSBEE | Published: 10th Jan 2018

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