PLC Programmer

Location: Derby, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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PLC Programmer opportunity - Great chance for technical development - Derby

Do you feel that your natural inventiveness and innovation is stifled in your current workplace?

Would you like to work in an environment where anything is possible, and every idea is listened to without bureaucracy?

Where you have the freedom to try out new ideas without restraint?

In this PLC Programmer role you would get to develop your capabilities, whilst getting involved in exciting automated machinery projects, often incorporating robotics, sensors and vision systems. You will be empowered to be able to handle the complete lifecycle of a project from capturing customer requirements, through programming and integration to supporting commissioning.

You will be programming PLCs and HMIs and may have the opportunity to learn some robot programming also. The customer base for these systems is truly worldwide, so you will have the opportunity for varied international travel, with a possible frequency of a trip of 3-4 days each month.

You would be working for a company in Derby who has trebled their turnover in the past year, and has achievable plans for this level of growth to continue over the next few years. This will bring with it strong opportunities for personal and professional development.

This is part of an established business going for over 40 years, who in the past 5 years have developed an innovative new machine which has revolutionised their sector. The need to hire is driven by the high demand for their systems, and the business has great plans to continue to innovate, which you can be a key part of.

To be suitable for this role you should have experience modifying, upgrading or writing PLC programs for automated machinery. Any experience with Mitsubishi, Omron or CODESYS would be beneficial, but not essential.

This position can offer a salary up to £40,000, with flexibility possible for the ideal candidate. This is a great chance to work for a successful and expanding organisation who prize innovation and are producing challenging, complex machinery.

Please send an updated CV for more information, or to be considered If this position is not suitable for you, but you know someone who may be interested then please forward their details as Huxley offers a £250 gift card for successfully placed referrals.

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Huxley Engineering, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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