Our client, a leading manufacturer of special purpose machinery for food processing seeks to appoint a Controls Engineer who can work independently to design, test and commission control systems.
Controls Engineer: Roles and Responsibilities: PLC Programming / HMI Software / Control Panels / Testing / Installation / Commissioning
Develop and produce PLC and HMI software for a variety of platforms with minimal assistance.
Design, specify and issue electrical hardware parts lists and control panels according to contract specifications
Specify technical requirements for bought out equipment
Produce machine test specifications
Test equipment in assembly shop and on customer sites as required
Provide technical and commissioning support to Installation & Commissioning/Customer Services in the office and on site
Assist with preparation of proposals and quotes
To provide briefings of existing specifications and latest developments of equipment to sales, commercial, manufacturing, customer services and installation & commissioning departments when required
Controls Engineer: Skills and Attributes: PLC Programming / HMI Software / Control Panels / Testing / Installation / Commissioning
Highly motivated individual with the ability to work alone but still be part of a team
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 want to work for a highly reputable company that really looks after its staff then please do apply!