Control Systems Design Engineer - UK Wide

Recruiter
We Are SSG
Location
Stoke Pound
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Mobile racking, automation in the industrial racking industry - is getting bigger and bigger. The company I am working with is searching for an electrical designer to take on the responsibility of all the electrical designing duties.

Take for instance a control system - using Siemens sensors/controllers - you will design and integrate that into a system for a wide range of equipment/racking systems and automation systems - the use is endless.

The company is a global player too.. So the chances are, your work will be world wide, and you will have too communicate with their EU techs/Designer too - so you will have people to bounce ideas off.

Type of duties -

Duties to include:

  • Creation and maintenance of project drawings, BOM's, specifications and component drawings
  • Production of installation instructions
  • Compilation of CE compliant maintenance manuals
  • Interaction with internal departments and external personnel at all levels including customers, consultants, project managers, sub-contractors, suppliers & manufacturers
  • Occasional site visits both within the UK and overseas
  • General electrical design office tasks
  • Support Group Technical programs
  • Provide emergency breakdown diagnosis support to After Sales, Installations Manager and directly with customers
  • Lead &/or assist as necessary with the final commissioning of major projects
  • Lead work required to ensure Control Systems meet country specific requirements
  • What you need to have -
  • Qualified to a minimum of HNC level in Electrical/Electronic Engineering with design management/supervisory experience
  • Good computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • ACAD proficient
  • Flexibility, commitment, enthusiasm and the ability to work under pressure
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • High personal standards with the ability & desire to produce accurate work within defined timescales
  • The ability to stand back from a situation and ensure that the objective is met
  • Experience in a design position within the storage or metal fabrication industry with exposure to machine control logic.
  • Experience of ASI & Devicenet field bus systems


Advantageous but not essential:

  • Experience in a design position within the Materials Handling & Storage industry, or machine control environment and/or CAD techniques
  • SolidWorks experience
  • Sage200 experience