Automation Engineer

Location UK / Portadown Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 35000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1363792

 Job Description

Automation Engineer Portadown Negotiable salary Long-term career progression in a multi-national firm

Automation Engineer (Electrical)

MCS Group is delighted to be partnering with a leading manufacturing company based in Craigavon who are seeking an ambitious and forward thinking Automation Engineer / Electrical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Electrician. This Automation Engineer position is an opportunity to become an expert across all machinery within the plant and develop yourself within a successful team of maintenance engineers. This position is set on a continental shift pattern with rotation over a two week cycle.

Main Responsibilities

This position requires you to focus on electrical maintenance tasks across all operational machinery in the divisional sector you will be initially be set within. As you become familiar with this division you will obtain more experience across further divisional sectors. and support tasks on high speed automated equipment. You will need to demonstrate that you are self-motivated, pro-active and that you can work in tandem with experienced mechanical engineers.

Ideal Candidate

In order to proceed with this opportunity you will have a strong track record from an electrical maintenance / electrical engineering background with significant experience within high volume manufacturing environments.
You will have at least 4 years experience as an Electrician / Electrical Maintenance Engineer role in a manufacturing environment. In depth PLC Knowledge is essential.

This role is a fantastic opportunity for the long-term and will provide a strong salary and benefits for the right person.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Ruairi at MCS Group on 02890 235 456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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