Senior Automation Engineer

Location: Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + paid overtime, 25 days holiday
Job Type: Permanent
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Are you an Automation/Controls Engineer who is seeking that next step in your career?

Do you feel ready to take a lead on projects and have the confidence to direct and mentor other engineers?

You have the opportunity to join a leading established automation services provider, who have an opening for an experienced Senior Automation Engineer to join their growing team in the Bristol area. They offer their customers a complete solution to fulfil the automation of any manufacturing process, working across multiple industries and completing systems of all shapes and sizes including power, food & beverage and aerospace, with around half of their projects being in the pharmaceutical industry.

The Senior Automation Engineer position would give you responsibility for taking a project from its inception through to final commissioning. This will include documentation, testing, validation and customer support. You will write the initial specifications, complete the PLC software design, be involved with in-house testing, SCADA configuration and seeing the project through to completion on customer site.

As this is a Senior role you would be taking the lead on multiple projects, and be involved in mentoring other engineers. If you're looking for a role which gives you more autonomy, authority and responsibility then this position will be well suited for you.

This position would provide a salary of £45,000 - £50,000 with 25 days holiday and 5% pension contributions by the company. Overtime is paid at standard rates plus the role offers travel allowance. On average an Automation Engineer adds 10-15% on top of their basic salary, and the highest earners can add up to 25%.

They can offer a flexible working policy and a team with a very positive dynamic and a good sense of humour. If you would be interested in this opportunity for a varied, challenging career then please apply for more information

To find out more about Huxley Engineering, please visit

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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