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Electrical Automation Technician

Electrical Automation Technician (20512/534) Bridgend, Wales

Salary: GBP39000 - GBP39000 per annum + £2000 joining fee and excellent benefits

Electrical Automation Technician – DAYS
South Wales
£39,000 plus £2000 joining fee and excellent benefits


This company is a well-known manufacturer in the local area that are looking to bring on enthusiastic, innovative and motivated people to join their growing business. They are a leading employer in the South Wales area and offer excellent internal training programmes and have an extremely low staff turnover.


  • A starting salary of £39,000
  • £2000 signing on fee 
  • Mon - Fri - DAYS only
  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Comprehensive Pension - company will match up to 10% 
  • Excellent training / development opportunities - PLC programming, project management 
  • Cashback Health Care Scheme
  • Comprehensive Sick Pay Scheme


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for carrying out the maintenance, repair, modification and installation of electrical equipment.
  • To be able to evaluate and modify group and company standard electrical and process drawings and implement improvements on electrical, mechanical and process issues
  • To be able to work and program on group and company standard operator interfaces including construction of dynamic pictures preferably using WinCC
  • To be able to fault find and design programs using Siemens programming equipment on both S5, S7 and TIA
  • To be able to understand Servo systems and positioning systems as well as demonstrate know how and basic programming of various Servo Systems


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • HNC, HND in Electrical Engineering discipline.
  • 3-5 years previous experience in Electrical maintenance engineering
  • Siemens PLC knowledge up to TIA (Siemens TIA, S7 and S5 PLC)
  • SCADA Packages and instrumental control
  • Knowledge of Servo Drives including Lenze & Siemens
  • ABB, Danfoss and Siemens Inverters
  • Safety systems and equipment including Pilz and Siemens. 



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