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Automation Engineer

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Job Sector:
Engineering & Technical Jobs
Job Type:
Fakenham, Norfolk, England
£45k - 48k per year
Post Date:
02-06-2021 09:25 AM
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Automation Engineers - Fakenham 45-48k + Benefits


A new opportunity to join this expanding manufacturer, offering support to the Engineering team. Due to continuing expansion and new installations of automation this business are looking to recruit Engineers with a background in Automation and Process Support.

Working on days shift pattern of 4 on 4 off with a generous holiday and benefits package.

Your role with include:


Managing the industrial engineering control systems and process plant throughout the site. Supporting site Electricians with proactive response to breakdowns and ensuring continuity of site production.

You will develop and review existing control and process systems, ensuring effectiveness and reliability, and where required lead route cause and 100 year fix.

Work closely with internal departments supporting improvements requiring modifications to the Process, control systems or the associated computer and industrial networks.

Support and develop both Production Engineering team and Site Utilities Engineering Team, sharing knowledge, supporting development, increasing awareness and understanding of the processes on site.

Maintain and engineer improvements to process plant and control systems to increase stability/reliability.

Develop a maintenance strategy and Engineering improvements to plant.

Oversee control of contractors attending site

Ensure training is maintained and improved

Contribute to and implement continuous improvement, enhancing quality, safety, efficiency and waste reduction.


The successful candidate will have experience gained in a control systems engineering role, be able to demonstrate a detailed understanding of control systems and processes. Working knowledge of programming with any of the following: PLC;s, Allen & Bradley, Siemens Wincc, Wonderware Intouch.

Interested? Please forward your CV to or call Jennie on 01603 764044

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