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Salary: £28.00 - 30.20 per hour

Location: Solihull, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 28 Sep 2021

Reference: 5121

Controls & Automation Lead Engineer

Location: Solihull

Contract length: Ongoing
Pay Rate:
up to £30.20 D.O.E.
Inside IR35

We are seeking an experienced Controls & Automation Lead Engineer to be responsible for leading the delivery of the controls and automation within the new Logistic centre, progressing the control systems within the LOC from Auto Status 1 to 12 and the relevant VisTag stages.

Controls & Automation Lead Engineer Responsibilities:

  •      Manage automation teams to deliver project milestones
  •      Delivery of LOC facilities in line with programme timing plan
  •      Work closely with body construction standards & controls (S&C) team to coordinate a coherent standard across the project
  •      Manage technical issues and escalate where appropriate
  •      Attend programme meetings and escalate where applicable
  •      Manage auto status meetings and reporting
  •      Ensure adherence of PLC software to the JLR DCP standard

Controls & Automation Lead Engineer Skills required:

  •      Knowledge of Rockwell PLCs and Logix 500 software
  •      Knowledge of DCP software
  •      Automotive experience
  •      ASRS Experience within a logistics workplace
  •      Knowledge of Industrial Ethernet and IP addressing
  •      Knowledge of Industrial interface design and operation

We’re looking to speak with suitable Controls & Automation Lead Engineer candidates as soon as possible.

Apply now with a copy of your CV to discuss this position with a member of our team