Lead Engineer

Lead Engineer

  • Location

    South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £43000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mike Cairns

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8957

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Lead Engineer (Days Based)
Salary - £43,000-£45,000

South Yorkshire, Rotherham, Doncaster, Barnsley

A blue chip food manufacturer is looking to recruit a Lead Automation Engineer. As a Lead Automation Engineer you will be expected to do the following:

 Constantly seek new ways of communicating complex applications and scenarios to site senior management teams, internal and external stakeholders, Commercial leaders, Supply Chain leaders and all engineering related personnel.

Communicate to the business to support technology and revenue investments in the maintenance of site control systems and Automation obsolescence management strategy.

Provide Automation engineering expertise input to the development and manufacture of consumer products, solutions including risk assessment of products.

Develop, share and secure buy-in to the long-term strategies for Automation and Technology, including strategic research & development and direction for Automation engineering design.

Promote and support all Supply Chain technology and process innovation initiatives, creating, nurturing and supporting ideas and solutions that push the boundaries and shape the future.

Ensure that site meets its customer service, technological, legislative and sustainability challenges.

Develop a solid platform and sustain ideas and actively implement solutions across all areas of site.

The role must provide support and solutions to site, including heavy involvement in new opportunities, products and innovation activities.

Please apply via CV Submission, alternatively please feel free to contact Mike Cairns on 0151 666 8957 to discuss further.

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