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Automation Engineer

Job Reference: HQ31503_1523968123
Location: Wales
Discipline:/ Controls and Automation / Engineering Management / Manufacturing and Production / Software and Electronics
Salary Range:

£50000 to 60000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

For nearly 100 years, our client has been developing and producing award winning and industry leading systems for global automotive manufacturers. With more than 123 manufacturing locations in 29 countries, their strength lies in their ability to creatively meet the ever-changing needs of the global automotive industry. With this in mind they are looking to recruit an Automation Engineer acting as the technical line owner and managing all aspects of the process to enable successful launch.

As the Automation Engineer you will need to:

* Technical skills in PLC/Electronics/Robot Areas
* Work with the maintenance team to ensure correct TPM is planned and performed on the line to maintain OEE.
* Support business objectives for OEE improvements and scrap reduction, by monitoring line performance, identifying critical failures and implementing solutions to improve performance.
* Support manufacturing feasibility reviews.
* Support customer meetings and manage suppliers.
* Lead and develop new ideas as part of VA/VE and other continuous improvement activities.

To be considered for the role of Automation Engineer, you must be:

* Educated to degree level
* Have previous experience within automotive sector

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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