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Controls & Automation Engineer

Job Title: Controls & Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Doncaster
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-17 00:00:00
Reference: 025419414
Contact Name: Jane Holden
Contact Email: Jane.holden@technical-network.co.uk
Job Published: May 14, 2019 08:34

Job Description

Controls and Automation Engineer
A Controls and Automation role has arisen with an industry leader in end of line packaging equipment solutions and automation

This is an excellent opportunity for a Control Systems Engineer to join a global company who support manufacturing companies in a variety of sectors including automotive, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals and dairy amongst other manufacturing sectors

As a Controls and Automation Engineer you will be joining an experienced Electrical Engineering team and will be involved in all aspects of Controls Engineering

Job Title – Controls and Automation Engineer

Salary – up to £50,000 OTE

Location – South Yorkshire (work will be based from customers sites in the U.K with occasional travel throughout Europe and the rest of the World)

About the role:
• Involvement in Design & Development of new Control Systems to include PLC / HMI Programming - Siemens & Rockwell
• Implementation of Control & Software Systems & Associated Equipment (motion control / servo control systems)
• Support continued improvement and Maintain Control Systems
• Upgrading of Existing Equipment
• Robotic system layout design
• PLC and HI programming of robots
• Detailed and Software Design Specifications from User Requirement Specifications
• Carry out site surveys on customer sites when required
• Carry out Factory Acceptance testing & on site commissioning
• Liaise and support the sales teams using your technical expertise to generate new business
• Build relationships with customers to identify their needs
• Working to agreed timescales & tight deadlines
• Support of the production department if required

About the Person:
• 3+ years' experience in Control Systems design (PLC's & HMI – Siemens / Rockwell)
• Education in a relevant engineering discipline to HNC / HND qualification
• Ability to program PLC's and HMI's from scratch
• Ability to convey verbal and written information into project documentation
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office packages (Excel, Word, and Outlook)
• The ability manage multiple project responsibilities
• Ability to works as a member of a team and on your own initiative

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a globally recognised brand at the forefront of its sector

If this opportunity sounds of interest don't hesitate to get in touch
Please apply on-line or call John on 0121 450 50 20 for a confidential discussion

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