Electrical Controls and Instrumentation Technician

£32000 to £40000 per annum
20 May 2019
17 Jun 2019
Jamila Sbila
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Electrical Controls and Instrumentation Technician to join a leading Pharmaceutical company based in the Wiltshire area. As the Electrical Controls and Instrumentation Technician you will be responsible for planned and reactive support of all maintenance across Automation systems (Controls & Instrumentation). The right candidate will be experienced with programming Siemens automations systems (PLC/HMI).


Your duties as the Electrical Controls and Instrumentation Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Responsible for carrying out planned and reactive maintenance across Automation systems, controls and instrumentation. These will need to be completed in line with GMP/GAMP and any other regulatory requirement needed.

2. Involvement in the development of site maintenance strategies whilst keeping in mind the needs of operations, equipment, maintenance costs, reliability and any analysis needed. Also undertake fault finding on automated systems across the site when breakdowns occur

3. Using your previous experience you will have in-depth knowledge of Siemens Automation (PLC / HMI) programming to execute designing, writing, coding and testing control systems across production equipment, building services and any new / additional services to the business.

4. Drive continuous improvement projects, support installations and commissioning of new systems.


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

1. Relevant degree or qualification in Electrical Engineering / Automation

2. Proven industry experience in a highly regulated GMP regulated environment

3. A working knowledge and practical experience across Siemens control systems - Must have experience programming and coding PLC / HMI control 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.

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