Reference : 572593

Electrical and Control Engineer

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
  • Fixed-term Contract
  • Posting date : 10/03/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Electrical and Control Engineer opportunity

This role is working with Saint Gobain Glass – they provide high performing and innovative glazing solutions for every living and working place where comfort and safety are required.  

As Electrical / Controls Engineer you will be a technical lead within the team on electrical and control systems.  You will take ownership for a dedicated manufacturing process and will provide high level technical support to ensure maximum performance

Your day to day responsibilities will include;


  • Providing E&C assistance/support to the maintenance team
  • Plan and manage projects such as CAPEX and Minor Improvements in order that they are completed on time and within set budgets
  • Provide high level Electrical / Controls maintenance support on continuous process production equipment
  • Fault-finding, rectification and modification of industrial controls systems
  • Organising and coordinating external 3rd party service providers

What kind of person are we looking for? 

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you? 


  • A degree qualified experienced E&C or Commissioning Engineer
  • A proven track record within a manufacturing environment
  • Heavy engineering exposure would be beneficial
  • Strong PLC experience in Siemens S7 or above
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A Pro-active, hands on and problem solving Engineer

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions. 

You are applying to work with Celotex this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change. 
Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.


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