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£28000 - £33000 per annum
February 24, 2021

About the role

Futures requires a Control Engineer with PLC programming experience to join a rapidly expanding bespoke machinery manufacturing company. Our client develops using a variety of PLC’s such as TIA Portal/ S7 or RS Logix 5000 (experience in at least one of these is required) on award winning bespoke machinery, that they design and manufacturer on site. Our client operate at a high standard and are willing to take on junior Controls/Systems/Software/Automation Engineers on board to provide them with highly sought after training and development.

TIA Portal/ S7/ Step 7/ RS Logix 5000/ Totally Integrated Automation

what the role will consist of for the Control/System/Software/Automation Engineer:

* To develop and produce PLC and HMI software for a variety of platforms with minimal assistance.
* To design, specify and issue electrical hardware parts lists and control panels according to contract specifications.
* To help research and develop new products when required.
* To provide technical and commissioning support to Installation & Commissioning/Customer Services in the office and on site.
* To be able to understand, interpret and produce Electrical Designs (not 100% necessary if you tick the other boxes).

TIA Portal/ S7/ Step 7/ RS Logix 5000/ Totally Integrated Automation

What the Control/System/Software/Automation Engineer will have:

* Experience of installing and commissioning process equipment and a knowledge of programming and fault finding on PLC systems is desirable, although on-site training will be provided.
* Ability to develop and produce software to functional specifications.
* Able to work away from home base for extended periods of time, within the UK and overseas.
* Knowledge of existing product range could be an advantage.
* Ideally, qualified to an Engineering degree or BTEC Higher Certificate in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent.

If you think you will be a good fit for this role, please don’t hesitate to APPLY!

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