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Automation Engineer

Reading, Oxfordshire
£25,000 to £40,000
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Automation Engineer - Pharma/Medical/Bio - Reading - LM1112

Salary / benefits: £Competitive+ Package

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

Are you Automation Engineer from a Pharmaceutical, Medical or Bio background?

I am currently working with a client who is looking for someone to help develop their automated systems used for the mass production of insects used for pest control.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a growing company and to develop and design all aspects of my clients automated processes.

In this hands-on role you will be designing, developing and implementing systems used for the handling and processing of containers/packaging and integrating their operation with off-the-shelf equipment such as conveyors and feed dispensers.

The role will include the integration of all aspects of mechanical and electrical control/design and it is expected that the successful candidate will also have experience of PLC programming.

Desirable experience will include hands-on automation design, rapid prototyping, 3D Printing, Python/C++ along with use of microcontrollers.

In return my client is able to offer a competitive package, along with a diverse and interesting role and excellent career opportunities.


It is expected that you will have a degree in a related engineering field, along with a minimum of 3 years working in a similar role.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK - Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.

Skills: Automation, PLC, Integration, Automated Production, SCADA
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  • Job Reference: 662715009-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Advanced Technical Recruitment
    Advanced Technical Recruitment
  • Location: Reading, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits etc
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent