Controls Engineer (Manufacturing)

Ref: 7CTRL/53_1610551297
Posted: 13/01/2021
Location: St. Helens, Merseyside
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum

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Shift Controls Engineer

Shifts – 3 shift system (Monday to Friday)
Mornings, Afternoons & Nights – 8hour shifts

St Helens


Due to significant investment and growth, a Market leading company is seeking to bolster its engineering team with the addition of a Controls Engineer. This opportunity offers great security and stability. With progressive training and development these roles also allow promotion in the longer term, whilst being supported by a friendly and welcoming team.

Role Description
*Carry out effective, efficient fault finding and problem resolution to root cause where possible on a wide range of complex systems
*Multiple breakdowns at the same time with limited resource
*As a system owner you would be the lead for your area to ensure documentation is available and up to date and a routine software backup/comparison is completed and stored correctly. In addition you would be the key contact point for any projects or modifications in your area.
*Apply, and ensure compliance, with the Company’s Health & Safety and Environmental
*Policy and Procedures so that a safe and secure environment is maintained.
To support the Engineering group by following all financial control procedures so that the Engineering Team has an accurate and up to date picture of current spend vs. budget
*Actively engaging in plant CI activities.
*Ensure effective utilisation of the shift craftsman

Skills and Qualifications
*Rockwell (Allen Bradley) Logix PLC’s o Power flex / Ultra Drives o Good Mechanical grounding o Devicenet / Ethernet
*Experienced in the application of Health & Safety procedures with an understanding of the principles of Employment and Safety at Work Legislation & PUWER Regulations.
*HV Switching
*Control Net
*IOSH Safety Qualification
*Demonstrable achievements in Continuous Improvement, Change Management disciplines, tools and techniques and evident motivation to impart these to others.

Company Information
As a business our client is a market leader and has multiple sites throughout the UK. With an established list of customers this role provides a stable and secure opportunity for a motivated engineer.

In return for your commitment my client offers a stable and secure career for technically motivated engineers. If you feel this is of interest please send your CV to directly to Luke Goggins or call for a confidential discussion on 01785 450 162.

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