Electrical Automation Engineer

Mar 28
United Kingdom
County Tyrone
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Sandvik is recruiting for an Electrical Automation Engineer

Sandvik is a high-tech, global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world - leading positions in selected areas - tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems.

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best solution for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best solution for you tomorrow.



The Electrical Automation Engineer will provide technical management of the electrical supplier network including input into the electrical and automation feature development. The successful candidate will provide day to day electrical support within a production environment. The position will contribute to the organization with experience and knowledge on an operational level by using suitable methods, tools and processes and will contribute to the overall department/function results by own work and by sharing best practices.

You will be the handling the Technical supplier management for electrical systems and will be providing day to day electrical support to production. You will provide and input into the future electrical and automation strategy and roadmap. You will help to develop Sandvik internal processes to exceed relevant standards, codes and best practice. You will have the ability to make informed decisions within defined time frame.

This role will involve travel to Sandvik sites worldwide, with occasional attendance at exhibitions, trade shows and test sites when necessary.

Living our core values you will support the Sandvik culture, develop your colleagues knowledge and skills and consistently promote an ethos of continuous improvement throughout your area of the organization.

Essential Criteria

  • University degree in electrical or automation or equivalent qualifications/experience

  • Proven ability in the use of 400VC and 24VDC systems

  • Proven theoretical and practical foundation within electrical and automation

  • Industrial/mobile electrical and or automation experience

  • Experience in supplier collaboration/co-ordination

Desirable Criteria

  • Wiring schematic experience

  • Experience with mobile machinery drive train systems & engine/generator integration

  • Experience with mobile machinery communication protocols, e.g., CAN/Modbus/Other programming languages

Where others see many, we see you – personally. We recognize and value your passion and personality. With your excellent communication and change management skills; you will be able to bring our services to the next level! How to apply? Interested by this challenge? Please apply directly via sandvikcareers.com quoting reference R0048965 for further information regarding the recruitment process contact +44 (0)7811 581106.

Deadline: Mar 28
Job-ID: R0048965

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