Connecting linkedin

Automation Technician

  • Location

    Clitheroe, Lancashire

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £21000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance

  • Contact:

    Robbie Desmond

  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

  • Salary high:


  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:


Automation Technician
Location: Clitheroe
Salary: £21k-£25k per annum (Plus a 25% shift allowance)

Arguably, the world's leading manufacturing company offers its employees genuine career progression and the opportunity for personal reward working within a successful and expanding company. We are currently looking for an electrical engineer to join their successful Clitheroe branch.

The role:

*Carry out machine set-ups, change over in a timely manner, and authorise for production.
*Carry out monthly preventative maintenance activities on high-speed assembly in line with the departments assets care program.
*Maintain a healthy supply of spares for assembly equipment, booking tooling in/out, stock checks and highlighting any potential shortfalls.
*Develop and manufacture new tooling for assembly equipment, utilising tool room machine tools i.e. lathes, milling machines, cylindrical/surface grinders.

The package:

For all your hard-work and dedication to your role, you will be rewarded with a salary (Plus additional shift allowance). This also includes a market leading benefits package including opportunities to progress into different teams in the future.

The person:

*Experience of working within a manufacturing environment
*Computer literate in Microsoft Word and Excel
*Knowledge of PLC systems
*Experience with pneumatic control valves and cylinders
*Time served toolmaker
*HNC/ONC in Mechanical Engineering
*Experience of working in Cat 1 clean room environment

In addition to possessing a relevant time-served apprenticeship, applicants need to be flexible, possess good problem solving skills and capable of working both as a team and alone in a high volume manufacturing environment
Work within a team environment, display excellent communication skills and be able to establish good working relationships across Manufacturing and Maintenance teams.