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Automated Warehouse Engineers

Posted 7 March by Hunter Selection Ltd Easy Apply Ended
Automation Warehouse Engineers
Southern Cambridgeshire
£42,000 + Overtime
4on 4off Days & Nights

Our client is a leading food packaging manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to continued growth they are looking for a number of Automation Warehouse Engineers (Electrically Biased), to come on board to support existing operations on a 4on 4off days & nights shift pattern.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Provide front line engineering support to all automated warehouse, PLC, controls and conveyor automated systems
*Keep machinery working to the designed output efficiency
*Monitor computer systems to determine efficiencies & development of systems
*Assist in installation, commissioning of new equipment when necessary for projects
*Dismantle and re-assemble all production equipment
*Propose improvements to all equipment in order to improve reliability and efficiency
*Regular PPM and scheduled maintenance and improvement works

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be an electrical biased engineer / controls or automation engineer
*Track record of electrical control, including PLC's, contactors, relays, robotics & SCADA systems
*Role would suit someone that is looking to train, learn and develop their career
*Ideally have worked in a food manufacturing environment or automated warehouse/distribution
*Must be happy with working in a refrigerated (cold) automated warehouse environment
*Willing to train - system is very unique, and training can take 8-12 months
*Ideally knowledge of Six Sigma & lean manufacturing practices
*Must have a recognised apprenticeship to ONC/HNC electrically

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:-4on Days (5.30am-6pm) / 4off / 4on Nights (5.30pm-6am) / 4off
*Salary:- £42,000 - When Fully Trained + Overtime
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 20 Shift Holidays Per Year, Training Program

Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician, Electrical Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Maintenance Technician, Electrical Engineer, PLC Engineer, Controls Engineer, Automation Engineer, Packaging Engineer, Packaging Technician

Job Reference No: SE1498 / 534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Chris Gumm on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

Required skills

  • PLC
  • electrical
  • packaging
  • conveyors
  • electrical maintenance
  • manufacturing
  • controls
  • food machinery
  • automated warehouse
  • automated distribution

Reference: 34631027

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