PLC Engineer

Job Title: PLC Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: Competitive
Reference: PLC - CG_1556531041
Contact Name: Clara Griffiths
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 29, 2019 10:44

Job Description

An exciting opportunity in the Bristol area for a well-established company who have built themselves an excellent reputation for innovative and high quality products are now recruiting for a PLC Engineer.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in programming Rockwell and Siemens products using Studio and TIA Portal. Having experience with servo and VFD motion control will be a distinct advantage.

You will be responsible for taking a project from initial handover, through development, machine implementation, and factory acceptance test to onsite commission. You will be expected to deliver projects on time so the ability to organise your tasks and time is essential. You will need to be self-motivated, be able to work under pressure, with a hands-on approach to configure machine devices and debug machine faults.

You will work in multiskilled teams, supporting each other through the project process, so a team player is a must, having excellent communication skills with team members and customers. Due to the markets we sell to the successful candidate will have to liaise with people from different cultural and working practices.

The position is predominantly based in Bristol however travel within the UK and abroad will be required.

Roles and Responsibilities

*PLC programming in Studio or TIA Portal
*HMI development in FactoryTalk or TIA
*On time delivery of project controls
*Project management support
*Work with customers as required & reporting
*Ensure processes are followed & recommend improvements for approval then support their implementation
*Testing & debugging, fault finding
*Robot/automated handling/systems integration & programming
*Participate in risk assessments
*Develop technical solutions to meet agreed project requirements
*Take structured approach to justifying key engineering decisions
*Providing technical support in & out of normal working hours
*Working abroad as required

Required Experience

*PLC & HMI programming including motion control in Rockwell and Siemens - minimum 5 years full experience in at least one


*Qualified in electrical/controls engineering to HNC/HND or above or commensurate experience


For more information regarding this role please call Clara Griffiths on 01453 796621 or send a CV

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