Automation Technician

£30000 to £38000 per annum
22 Oct 2018
19 Nov 2018
Jamila Sbila
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Automation Technician to join a leading Pharmaceutical business based in the Wrexham area. As the Automation Technician you will be responsible for carrying out maintenance and configurations across all Process Control Systems whilst ensuring compliance of industry regulations.


Your duties as the Automation Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be supporting the engineering maintenance function to ensure the maintenance of all Process Control Systems meet the operational risks in associated areas of compliance and EHS. These will be both Pre Planned and Reactive maintenance activities.

2. Being the Automation Technician, you will be providing both computerised system and user access management configurations to each Computerised System by using your in-depth knowledge of Siemens PLC/HMI and SCADA.

3. As the Automation Technician, you will support the review of Automation & Control maintenance plans across the manufacturing and production site and address any issues occurred by the maintenance team. You will also be directly under the Lead Automation Engineer and undergo the necessary work required.

4. You will provide software, hardware and coding experiences in ensuring systems are provided and maintained to meet business compliance and performance requirements.

This is a great opportunity to work directly with a Senior Automation Engineer across all Automation & Controls on site.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Automation Technician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in an Automation & Controls or related Engineering field or similar.

2. Proven industry experience in configuring and maintaining programmable electronic systems used for process control with Siemens PLC/HMI and SCADA.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with successful Pre Approval Inspection or similar regulatory audit involving Programmable Electronic Systems.

Key Words: Automation Engineer | Automation | Scada | Siemens | PLC | Fault Finding | HMI | Controls | Instrumentation | C&I Engineer | Electrical Engineer | Control System Engineer | SCADA | Programming

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.