Envision AESC are the world’s leading battery technology company and lithium-ion battery manufacturer. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of one of the North East’s highest profile manufacturing plants as we are expanding our operations at our battery manufacturing plant in Sunderland.
We are looking for an additional Electrical Equipment Engineer to join the team in order to support the current Battery Plant operation and development of a new world class and innovative mass manufacturing Gigafactory. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most exciting, large scale industrial developments in many years, where new and emerging technologies will be adopted in support of the rapidly growing electric vehicle marketplace
Working as part of the core project team, to deliver and maintain the UK’s first ‘at scale Gigafactory’. You will be responsible for process and plant equipment, whilst providing support to site functions like production, QA and maintenance.
As an experienced Electrical Equipment Engineer with some mechanical knowledge, you will have previous experience gained in a hands on role providing complex technical expertise to optimise equipment. With knowledge of the latest machinery standards ideally you will have some experience of PLC's and systems. You will have previous experience gained in the design & specification of replacement components, including the modifications to facilities. You will have previous experience in the day to day co-ordination & management of contractors on shutdowns including permit to works etc. With a minimum of HNC in an engineering discipline, you will have well developed communication skills to be able to build relationships throughout the plant from shop floor to management.
Whilst experience gained in automotive manufacture would be advantageous, applications from similar high volume manufacturing industries- would be welcomed.