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Automation Engineer Industrial Placement

Job description

Working within the Automation team you will be part of the project team delivering a range of new equipment across the site e.g. installing and validating new packaging line control systems. You will develop knowledge in the programming of automation systems including Siemens PLCs and PCS7 systems as well as industrial network design and configuration including Industrial Ethernet, Profibus and open communications.

As an Automations Engineer, you will work with and learn from an experienced team of technicians, operators and engineers from multiple disciplines; they will coach and mentor you during your year to help you achieve your potential.

You will be applying the skills you already have and developing new skills such as; team working, effective communication and time management.

What we are looking for

  • Strong people skills
  • PLC / PC / Programming experience
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical production processes and current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP)
  • Time management and organisational skills

Qualifications

Must be studying an undergraduate degree in control, automation, systems, electrical, electronic engineering or IT related subject.

You will have completed a minimum of two years of your undergraduate degree but will not have graduated at the start of your placement. You will be expected to provide evidence from your university to show you will be an undergraduate student for the duration of the placement year.

Accepted degree subjects

  • electronic and electrical engineering
  • computer sciences

Additional job details

Location
Barnard Castle
Salary
Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

Full-time

How to apply


Additional details: the Virtual Assessment Centre for successful applicants is expected to take place in the latter part of November / beginning of December.

We recruit on an on-going basis and prioritise applications based on the application date. Applications will closed when we have filled our virtual assessment centre dates.

This opportunity has the following recruitment stages you must successfully pass to be offered a placement year with GSK for 2021

  1. Eligibility form
  2. Online assessment
  3. Application form
  4. Virtual assessment centre

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 14 October 2020

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Closing date:  14 October 2020

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