Manufacturing Automation Engineer

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Holiday
29-12-2021 10:00 AM

Automation Manufacturing Engineer


Competitive Salary

Astute are currently supporting a global leader in high tech filtration, separation and purification.
Due to a structured growth plan a new and exciting opportunity exists for a Automation Manufacturing Engineer to support the Operational Value Streams and provide support and coaching within the Technical Team

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Manufacturing Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Provide mentorship to a Technical Team for all activity within remit.
  • Be the technical lead of Quality and Performance related opportunities, working with technical team to keep business running with minimal downtime and optimal yields.
  • Generate new/improved Production documentation including Specifications, PPM, Training Instructions and process controls.
  • Ensure product is manufactured to Pall specifications within remit and maintain compliance within team.
  • Purchase and validation of new machinery or changes to manufacturing by efficiently following Pall Newquay Change Control processes.

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Degree in Engineering with a focus around Electromechanical /Controls/ Automation Engineering or another related subject area.
  • Previous Experience in a related Manufacturing Engineering role, ideally in an automated/volume manufacturing environment.
  • Problem Solver who is excels in situations around complex automation equipment in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Experienced in the use of Allen Bradley/Omron/Siemens PLC/HMI/Servo software packages

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive basic salary of £45k-£50k basic DOE
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Bonus, Pension, life assurance
  • Relocation Assistance

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 023 93 911 007 and ask to speak to Simon Cheung who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!