Contract Automation Engineer

Affinity Search Ltd

Contract Automation Engineer based in the UK Midlands area, working for a globally respected Machine Manufacturer in Automated Image Capture solutions

  • Automation/Controls Engineering (Design to volume production)
  • Award winning UK engineering & technology company
  • Autonomous and influential Engineering project
Contract Automation Engineer based in the UK Midlands area, working for a globally respected Machine Manufacturer in Automated Image Capture solutions for the Automotive industry. Rate £NEG DOE Duration 6 months (minimum).
 
Position: Automation Engineer
Location: Midlands region
Role: Automation/Controls Engineering (Design to volume production)
Company: Award winning UK engineering & technology company
Rate £NEG DOE, Duration 6 months (minimum) with the opportunity to move to perm if required.
 
The primary objective of this role is to  design & produce the next generation of Automated Image Capture solutions – (R&D to prototype to install to volume production).
 
To do this the Contract Automation Engineer will be required to: 
  • Conduct customer needs analysis
  • Conduct full design process from initial design through to F.A.T. & Commissioning
  • Consult on and adhere to design standards
  • Consult and adhere to safety standards
  • Ensure regulatory compliance
  • Produce the control blueprint/platform from which new product iterations can be produced
  • Manage Stakeholders & effectively communicate project progress/delivery
 
In order to fulfil this exciting Contract Automation Engineer – for automated Image Capture solutions you will already be experience in a similar role with in depth knowledge of:
 
  • PLC design and programming
  • Linear motion
  • Machine Safety
  • Vision Systems (an advantage)
 
This is an exciting time to work with an award winning successful, growing, and highly respected machine manufacturer who are at the forefront of technology using the latest automation and AI technology.
 
You can expect autonomy in your work, the opportunity to consult on best practice and influence over the direction and future product offering to the market. Additionally, this role will provide you with the opportunity to go to perm if you so wish, enabling you to gain more responsibility and achieve your career aspirations. 
 
If you wish to truly influence the ongoing development of the engineering capability of this organisation and you have the skill set to achieve the objectives, get in touch now.