Automation Engineer

Job Title: Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Banbury, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-03-05
Reference: 77320
Contact Name: Michael Gilsenan
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 20, 2018 14:36

Job Description

Automation Engineer – Automotive manufacturer – Continental DAYS - Oxfordshire – highly competitive salary + bonus, holidays, pension + overtime

A prestigious and globally recognised automotive brand is looking to increase its skill set by employing an Automation Engineer at one of their UK plants.  

The right person for this role will be an experienced Automation Engineer / Robot Programmer who can fault find, update and create programs. You need to be able to work in a demanding environment, show commitment and be willing to work hard.

  • Update and alter existing programmes to improve efficiencies
  • Fault find and repair as and when required
  • Undertake routine maintenance
  • Continuous Improvement activities
  • Ideally HNC / HND qualified engineer
  • Heavy industrial background
  • Strong diagnostic skills
  • Robotic experience – ABB or Kuka preferred
  • Plastic injection moulding experience
  • Automotive experience
  • Degree qualified
  • KUKA Robot experience
  • Competitive salary
  • Overtime
  • Holidays + stats
  • Pension
  • Bonus
Key skills 

ABB, Kuka, FANUC, electrical, mechanical, fault finding, PLC’s, manufacturing, maintenance, time served, apprentice, city and guilds, ONC, HNC, HND, OND, BTEC, pneumatics, hydraulics, plant, equipment, plastic injection, plastic mould, heavy industrial, time-served, indentured, robotics

Location – Banbury