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Control Systems Engineer

Allesley, Warwickshire
£38,000 to £45,000
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
ELECTRICAL / CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER Permanent Position, Coventry Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 DOE Our client is looking for an experienced Electrical / Control Systems Engineer to join their engineering team. This role will see you working in a modern office-based environment, providing design and engineering support for the delivery of large and small process plant, special purpose machines and industrial equipment projects. This includes; electrical systems design, using dedicated electrical design software, control system software design, PLC and HMI/SCADA on various proprietary platforms and some PC based systems. The successful Electrical and Control Systems Engineer will report to the Control Systems Manager to provide, post design, pre-commissioning set-up of plant instrumentation, networks, systems and motion control. System testing up to and including Factory acceptance Test (FAT), to include testing and commissioning documentation leading to onsite systems commissioning, Site Acceptance Test (SAT) and handover to the client. CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER EXPERIENCE / ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES Must have experience of Cloud based communication systems in an industrial environment, covering such things as Industry 4.0, IoT, AI, mobile devices & data storage. Understanding of motion control products, systems and proprietary robotics. Must have working knowledge of proprietary network technologies supported by the major PLC/HMI vendors. Integrating electrical and software designs into fully functioning control systems for industrial systems. Capability of setting up/pre-commissioning, commissioning, testing (FAT & SAT) such systems and providing supporting documentation right up to system handover. Capability to produce and develop system testing plans, supporting documentation and perform FAT and SAT on these integrated systems. Understanding of current electrical regulations and safety requirements and instigate any required changes to internal practices in order ensure compliance. Capability to create and develop standard software and graphical interface modules for company products. Maintain all design records and version control. Contribute to and author operations and maintenance manuals for company designed systems. Carry out all work in accordance with the company QMS. Develop knowledge and experience of bespoke process line manufacture and production process systems. CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Proven experience in similar role Experience of Cloud based communication systems in an industrial environment, covering such things as Industry 4.0, IoT, AI, mobile devices & data storage extensive experience of designing control system PLC and HMI/SCADA software from scratch and also making amendments/upgrades to existing system software. Competence in the use of Siemens, Rockwell, Schneider and Mitsubishi PLC and HMI platforms. A knowledge of some PC systems would also be beneficial. An ability to clearly document software design detail for inclusion in company functional design specifications. Experience of designing electrical control systems from scratch and amending existing designs using a proprietary electrical design software package. A sound knowledge of current technology, systems and products is essential. An ability to produce detailed drawings in line with the functional design specification. Qualified to 17th edition level. Must have extensive experience of understanding and interpreting client specifications in order to contribute to and author company functional design specifications and develop robust and efficient system solutions. BENEFITS Salary up to £45k per annum: depending on experience Company contributory Pension Scheme Life Assurance Holidays: 25 days + statutory days Applications: This vacancy is available to Candidates with relevant experience as detailed in the job description. Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to applicants who do not possess the required skills and experience. Candidates must be authorised to work in the country where this role is located BEFORE making an application
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  • Job Reference: 710453817-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Design for Manufacture Resourcing (DFM-R) Limited
    Design for Manufacture Resourcing (DFM-R) Limited
  • Location: Allesley, Warwickshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension + other benefits on offer
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent