Role details

Electrical Controls Engineer

Liverpool   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Automotive Industry
  • Maintenance

About Our Client

The company are a tier one supplier based at the OEM and are growing year on year, with a very strong order book going forwards. They have an excellent record of developing their staff and are investing heavily on their internal training processes for their electrical maintenance engineer.

Job Description

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be part of a team running the maintenance operation. Key responsibilities for the maintenance role will include;

* To ensure the safe, reliable operation of all plant and equipment

* Completing planned preventative maintenance, investigating & resolving equipment issues

* Lead CI activities

* Process improvements

* Developing and maintaining data collection and visualisation systems to support data-driven decision making and problem solving

* Provide technical support to maintenance technicians as required

* Lead departmental training and development activities

The Successful Applicant

Based out of the Liverpool office, the ideal EC&I Engineer will have the following skills and experience;

* Multi skilled or electrical maintenance in fast paced JIT environment

* Frequent use of PLC software to diagnose problems

* Occasional PLC program modifications


* Diagnosis of complex problems on automatic and semi-automatic machinery using PLC software and electrical wiring diagrams

* Design and implementation of minor PLC changes in Ladder Logic and SFC

* Industrial data networking (Ethernet, Profibus)

* Automated shopfloor data collection technologies

* Awareness of applicable H&S including safety circuits & PLCs


* Automotive OEM / Tier 1

* HND or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or similar subject

* DC tools (electric torque tightening tools)

* PLC- Bosch Rexroth IndraWorks or Siemens S7

What's on Offer


2 Shift rotation (days /nights)

25 days holiday + bank

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