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PLC Engineer

PLC Engineer

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    33000-36000 Per Annum Shift Allowance, Overtime availability and Benefits Package

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    George Whickman

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    0161 976 3540

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    over 1 year ago

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Job: PLC Engineer

Salary: £33k-36k (Overtime pay and Benefits Package additional)

Location: Shipley, West Yorkshire

We’re partnered up with a global industry leader of thermal systems, who are currently searching for an experienced PLC Engineer to join their team and assist with fault-finding and upgrading of control systems within the plant.

PLC Engineer – Job description:

As a PLC Engineer, you’ll be responsible for the control systems within a busy manufacturing plant, with 7:30AM-4PM shifts on Monday-Thursday and a 7:30AM to 12:30PM shift on a Friday. You will be assisting with fault-finding on a range of different PLC’s, as well as PPM and upgrades to prevent future breakdowns.

PLC Engineer - What does the role require of you?

  • Recognised PLC biased qualification (electrical/electronics), together with at least 2 years' experience working with a range of different PLC’s.
  • A PLC Engineer with general control systems and safety system (Piltz, light guards etc.) knowledge and PLC Fault finding experience - Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi and Siemens systems would be desirable.
  • An ability to manage projects with an emphasis to improve machine supportability and reliability.
  • A forward-thinking individual who is able to work autonomously utilising their own knowledge, with a co-operative attitude, being able to communicate with experienced technicians, looking at the machine database information, speaking to external experts and OEM’s to minimize downtime.

For more information on the role, please get in contact with me via LinkedIn or email me directly at

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.