Process Solutions Engineer, Food, Home Based

£40000 - £60000 per annum + Stock options and Pension
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Dave Broadbent
Contract Type
Full Time

A specialist technology company requires a Process Solution Engineer for installation and commissioning of its food sterilizing equipment.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company at the leading edge of a new technology with applications in the food processing and medical sectors. This SME has been working with a leading university research institute to develop truly innovative kit in the area of modified atmosphere packaging (MAP). Its technology platform is currently being rolled out into the food sector with prototypes in development to widen the scope of the company. Backed by leaders from both the scientific community and food industry the company is well-positioned to realise its potential.

The role of the Process Solution Engineer is to work with customers, at site, to understand their needs, design solutions and oversee the installation of the equipment. Key tasks for this role will include: electrical design and implementation, PLC design and maintenance, mechanical and electrical installations, risk assessments of site and equipment, customer training, running product trials and investigating problems, diagnosing and repairing faults.

For this role we require an Engineer who has previous experience of installation/commissioning in a food manufacturing environment, an appropriate Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent work experience. Experience with packaging automation would be an advantage and you must have the ability to travel regularly to client sites throughout the UK and the company offices in Glasgow.

Essential skills for this role include:

  • Good mechanical and electrical competence
  • PLC programming and fault finding
  • Ability to work independently and lead external teams
  • High learning capacity
  • CE marking process knowledge
  • Mitsubishi PLC experience

For this role there is a competitive salary to reflect your experience, pension scheme and stock options. If you want to be part of the latest technology development in the food packaging sector then please send your CV today.

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REF. DRB13685 By Focus Management

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Focus Management Consultants Ltd, Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778

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