Automation Engineer (Machine Vision) - Inspection Systems Experts

Location
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Salary
£40,000 per annum DOE + Car, Healthcare, Pension
Posted
07 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Dec 2016
Ref
8996
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automation Engineer (Machine Vision) - Inspection Systems Experts
Leamington Spa
circa £40,000 dependant on experience + Company Vehicle + Healthcare + Company Pension Scheme + Salary dependant on experience


We are experts in the development and supply of inline vision inspection systems. Machine vision inspection is widely recognised as a key technology for the automation of production lines for industries such as Healthcare/Pharmaceutical, Medical/Life Sciences and Food & Beverage sectors. We are proud to count companies such as Heinz, Johnson & Johnson and MG America as customers. 

We believe that our employees are our greatest asset. We go to great lengths to attract, inspire and reward talent and hard work. We provide attractive compensation and benefits offerings as part of the reward for your commitment, and aim to expand and provide an environment in which individuals thrive and develop their personal skills. 

We are: 
 
> Developing and deploying inspection systems all over the world from our UK HQ
> Offering cutting edge solutions across a multitude of industries, in particular, Food & beverage, Medical/ Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical. 
> Continually developing our product line and understanding technology advances
> Increasing investment in Research & Development activities & focussing on patentable product development
> Increasing our global presence and customer base, having just opened subsidiaries in the USA & Ireland 
> Growing our customer base by delivering industry leading, reliable and dependable systems 
> A small but great, talented team to work with, who have an open mind for new ideas and methodologies! 

Reporting to the Technical Director, you’ll be:

> Managing the installation and commissioning of automated equipment 
> Attending meetings with the customer & suppliers as the Company’s Technical representative
> Understand the application requirements and undertake the best technical approach
> Preparing risk assessment/ planning documentation
> Playing a hands on role in overseeing the installation 
> Managing small installation team that consist of subcontractors
> On site liaising with customer to find solutions to installation issues
> Ensuring that the installation team work within tightly defined safety and operating procedures and that deadlines are met and installations executed efficiently and completed on time
> Working closely with the development team
> Supporting the installations after project completion 
> Adopting and contributing to the Company’s ISO9001 quality procedures

This position would suit a person who meets the following criteria:

> Experience of automated equipment
> Exposure to machine vision systems
> Experience of installing and/ or commissioning automated equipment in a manufacturing environment
> Experience of managing customers’ expectations 
> Experience of managing subcontractors commitments and installation schedules
> Excellent communication skills
> Must be flexible and resourceful to successfully fit within the team 
> Is able to travel (some UK travel, occasional EU/ RoW trips)
> Enjoys frequent contact with customers
> Ability to operate at a commercial as well as technical level
> Understand that some weekend work will be required

Advantageous (but not a deal-breaker):

> Electrical bias
> PLC Programming experience/ ability
> Experience in/ knowledge of Food/ Beverage sectors

Salary Package:

> Company vehicle
> Healthcare
> Company Pension scheme
> Salary dependant on experience

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Applications Engineer, Image Processing Systems Engineer, Machine Vision Systems Engineer.

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