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Automation Design Engineer

£35000 - £42000/annum
ashby - de - la - zouche
16/05/2019 (16:49)
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Automation Design Engineer

East Midlands

35k – 42k

Package includes Pension, Car, Phone, Laptop, Bonus and 20 days holiday

The Company

Very keen to introduce you to our new role with a market leading manufacturing brands across Europe. Our client are well known within the industry for their market leading product, internal/external training and development. Combine this with a great company and team ethos, the role could be exactly what you are looking for.

The company are going from strength to strength with key clients expanding orders as well as an increase of work coming through new business. The addition of an Automation Design Engineer to the team adds to the organic growth from the last couple of years, with future expansion in the pipeline planned over the next three years.

The Role

The successful Automation Design Engineer will be able:

To create and design write PLC / HMI / SCADA control system software.
Prepare requirement and design documents, including new product development
Issue and manage technical documentation including detailed design packages and generate any test procedures and technical manuals required with the product
Analysis of alternative solutions and conduct best practice performance to produce reliable and cost-effective designs
Carry out testing and acceptance with customer
Commissioning of systems (both in office and on site)

The Candidate

Due to the nature of the role, the Automation Design Engineer will have:

Experienced as a automation Design Engineer or PLC Engineer
Must have experience with engineering equipment or industrial controls
Siemens S7/Portal (PLC and HMI) experience
Rockwell software (PLC and HMI) experience
Electrical engineering background
Apprentice trained

Company Benefits

The company appreciate that moving to a new role can be a daunting process, therefore there is an in-depth 4 week induction to help with the transition. Training is of the upmost importance from day 1, and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to access an in-depth training programme. As the company continues to evolve, senior management are keen to develop those who wish to develop into roles with further responsibility.


If you would like any further information regarding the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Mikey Phillips on either or DDI: (phone number removed) or Mobile: (phone number removed)

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis - for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.

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