Manufacturing Control Systems Engineer

Location: Brough, East Yorkshire
Job Title: Manufacturing Control Systems Engineer
Location: Broomfleet or Sandtoft
Hours: 9am – 5pm (Monday – Friday)
About Us
Wienerberger is the world's largest producer of bricks and No. 1 on the clay roof tiles market in Europe with 198 plants in 30 countriesThe Wienerberger group has been manufacturing quality clay building products since 1819 when we opened our first factory in Vienna, Austria. Our presence in the UK is currently larger than at any point in our near 200 year history, employing c 1200 people across our Head Office, 4 showrooms, 13 manufacturing sites and 6 distribution centres throughout the UK. We manufacture in excess of 400 products including bricks, blocks, roof tiles and pavers for the homebuilding and renovation markets.
We are currently seeking to recruit a Manufacturing Control Systems Engineer based at our Sandtoft/Broomfleet Factory
Job Outline:    
  • Assisting with projects across the factories located in the defined region and providing technical support and development work, including design (electrical drawings / PLC programmes, Risk Assessments, etc…) & commissioning, as and when required to the maintenance teams.
  • Ensure factory downtime is minimised and improved through projects ensuring work is carried out with cost and quality in mind.
  • To promote and implement an Engineering Technical Specifications and Standards Procedures to ensure compliance with the Machinery Directive in force.
  • To provide a management and assessment of functional safety with audits for the factories, including support in planning and in design of safety circuit and safety logic programming against best practices.
  • To manage all aspect of mandatory testing in relation to electrical installation including fixed wire testing, PAT testing, HV transformers and switchgears.
  • To survey and control electrical drawings and PLC/SACDA backups
  • To advice the Company with regard to CE marking.
About You
Essential Experience:
  • Ideally degree Level or extensive and proven skills in Electronic and Automation
  • Ideally experience of working with brick and/or roof tile manufacturing machinery, or a heavy industrial environment.
  • Ability to solve complex problems.
  • Experience in electrical and control design and development.
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changes in environment/technology.
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Willingness to contribute ideas and share information.
  • Experience of a variety of working environments and preferably in the Heavy Clay Industry
  • Passionate about excellence and high standards.
  • Desire to be the best and motivation towards continual self-improvement.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and experience of communicating with different types of people at all levels of an organisation.

 Desirable Experience:
  • Siemens S7 PLC Specialist
  • Experience within heavy clay industry.
  • Winn CC trained.
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