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Automation and Controls Engineer

Job description

Do you have experience with PLCs and SCADA? Are you looking for a secure business, where you will play a huge role in their growth?

Exciting opportunity on offer to become a part of an industry leading manufacturer, as an Automation and Controls Engineer. This business are going through an exciting growth period and can offer you an unrivalled amount of career development.

Do you have experience working on automation projects? Are you looking for a challenging role?

This leading food manufacturer and have large plans for expansion, and have recently invested over £80m to match their growth ambitions. They are looking to add an additional Automation and Controls Engineer to grow with the company.


In this role you will working in a small team of automation and control engineers. You will ensure all PLC and SCADA backups are up to date. You will maintenance and improve the PLC and SCADA infrastructure, implementing improvement requests from the production areas, including the maintenance and improving of existing documentation. You will work closely with project teams to implement upgrades and new installations.


The Role:

  • Automation and Controls Engineer
  • Working in a close knit team of engineers
  • Overseeing PLC and SCADA infrastructure
  • Implement plant upgrades and new installations
  • £40,000 - £45,000 + Training, Development, Progression, Overtime, Healthcare and Excellent Benefits



To apply for this role you must:

  • Have experience working with PLCs and SCADA
  • Have experience working within manufacturing
  • Have a strong automation background
  • Have an understanding of industrial design



Reference Number: BBBH166783

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Nathaniel Morgan at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates."