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Trainee Automation Engineer (PLCs / Controls)

Trainee Automation Engineer (PLCs / Controls)
£30,000 – £33,000 + (OTE 43k-£48k) + Bonus + Training + Progression
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Do you have experience working with Control Panels and are looking to build a successful career within automation through a variety of tailored training whilst working for a globally recognised company, with clear routes to progress technically, a profit related bonus and a variety of exciting projects to get stuck into?

This is an opportunity to be recognised for your skills and experience within a company who promote ambitious progression across a global enterprise.

In this role you will take start working in the workshop manufacturing control panels all while you attend on going in house and external training to progress your skillset. Following this training you will be Commissioning, modifying and upgrading PLCs and Automated systems in a number of manufacturing environments The role is office based in Peterborough with occasional international staying away while commissioning projects.

This company works with Blue Chip clients within multiple industries at the forefront of automation and electrical technologies. Due to continued success, they are now looking to expand further forward. Coupled with excellent retention, this is a great time to get on board and play a key role in a thriving business with clear progression routes to senior positions throughout the business.

This role would suit someone that has experience working with Control Panels who is looking for a company that is going to invest heavily into their development and progress them into a varied and technically challenging role, working for a brand and company that you would be proud to represent.

The Role:

  • Programming, designing and commissioning of Automated Systems / PLCs
  • Manufacturing control panels in house
  • Occasional global travel to client sites, 2 or 3 times a year
  • Attending tailored in house and external training courses
  • Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm, 40 hours a week

The Person:

  • Experience working with control panels
  • Ambitious individual looking to progress their skillset and career

Reference: BBBH11516

PLC, Programming, Controls, Siemens, SCADA, Rockwell, HNC, Design, Robotics, Engineer, Electrical, Mechanical, Control, Automation, Manufacturing, Peterborough, Bedford, Cambridge

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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