Controls Engineer

Job Title: Controls Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 72260-ENGIN-LEH_1535720229
Contact Name: Lesa Hudson
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2018 13:57

Job Description

Location: South Derbyshire
Shift: Full Time
Pay: £33,000-£40,000 dependant on experience, plus pension and company car, 25 days holidays + BH
The Client
Proud to have experience in volume production processes and the ability to offer engineering solutions directly tailored to match clients requirements. From modifications of existing plant and processes through to complete design and installation of new plant into various industry sectors.
The Role
This is a superb opportunity to join an established, forward-thinking, technology company. The successful applicant will have at least 3 years previous experience in a similar role. The undertaking of Electrical design, Software PLC & HMI programming, testing and commissioning of all controls systems. Responsibility for creation of functional design specifications, control system designs including panel layouts through to design installation and commissioning
Skills Requirement
*Self-motivated with the desire to learn new skills.
*Comfortable working within a small team, or alone
*Good communication skills- written and verbal
*EPLAN electrical design, PLC code for Schneider PLCs / HMI using the SoMachine Package
*Implementation of Profibus/Devicenet/TCP/IP/CanOpen, serial communication, OPC etc
*Schneider Electric and Siemens S7 PLC's, Wonderware Intouch SCADA and Robot programming of ABB / Fanuc Robots would be advantageous.
*An Automotive industry experience would be advantageous
*Good analytical and development skills
*Strong time management skills
As a minimum ONC qualified in Electrical Engineering.
A full UK driving licence is required and you must be eligible to drive transit vans
There may be a requirement for occasional trips overseas.