Are you an experienced Electrical/ PLC Design Engineer with experience of working in the Automotive Industry looking for your next career move? We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical/ PLC Design Engineer to join a 1st tier supplier to the automotive industry near Sutton Coldfield. Salary £35-45k plus bonus, 25 days annual leave, pension, private healthcare and more!
As Electrical/ PLC Design Engineer you will be working as part of a multi-skilled engineering team, responsible for the design and the sourcing of electrical components required for the creation of manufacturing production cells.
As Electrical/ PLC Design Engineer, you will be a strong leader responsible for the electrical design of new assembly production assy components and the modification of existing equipment using lean manufacturing processes (HMI and PLC). Using your knowledge of 2D and 3D packages you will design control/ electrical panels and create wiring diagrams and technical folders for use by onsite engineers. Strong communication skills are essential as you will be responsible for building good relationship with external sub-contractors and component suppliers.
To be successful in this role you will hold a Degree or HND level in Electrical/ Electronic Engineering or have extensive industry experience. You will have knowledge of 17th Edition Wiring Regulations, extensive knowledge of PLC systems (Schneider/ProFace and Siemens) including knowledge of servo and inverter drive as well as PLC controller system and experience of working with 2D and 3D packages (SolidWorks/AutoCad Electrical or similar) and MS Project.
Experience of working in a robotised environment would be advantageous.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.