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Automation Engineer

Automation Engineer (23722/534) Pontypridd, Wales

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP45000 per annum

Automation Engineer

Pontypridd CF37

Commutable from Cardiff, Bridgend, Pontypridd, Treforest, Merthyr Tydfil, Caerphilly, Blackwood, Aberdare


  • £35-45,000
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Bupa Healthcare
  • 25 Days + Bank Holidays
  • Matched 10% pension
  • Option to buy shares
  • High spec laptop

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced automation engineer to work for an innovative, expanding business. My client works in a highly regulated industry and are experiencing year on year growth, with expectations to double current sales by 2025. This role will see you working in a hybrid capacity managing highly automated production lines for a rapidly expanding business. This position will provide a chance to develop your career into managerial and technical roles as the business grows.


  • Develop and improve new and existing processes used in the manufacture of the company’s product.
  • Developing PLC, HMI and Scada level applications.
  • Developing and commissioning Modern Control and Automation system.
  • Management of multiple projects on semi-automatic and automatic assembly and packaging.
  • Maintain, update and amend automation drawings and specifications.


  • Experienced developing and commissioning Modern Control and Automation systems.
  • Experience developing PLC, HMI and Scada level applications.
  • Knowledge of Rockwell Automation software and hardware products.
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry – food, pharma, medical, automotive, aerospace.


If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact Jack Lavis directly at or call for a confidential discussion on 02920 894900.