Control System Engineer

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum GBP35-40k
02 Aug 2017
29 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Control System Engineer - Shropshire - Special Purpose Machinery - Permanent - GBP35-40k + package

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced Control System Engineer to join a very well established special purpose machine manufacturer in Shropshire. This position will suit an individual looking to spend the majority of their time travelling to one fixed location/place of work. The client estimates 90% of time will be based at their production facility in Shropshire.

The position requires the successful hire to have a mix of both PLC programming and ideally some Electrical Design knowledge. Experience with Mitsubishi and / or Allen Bradley PLCs is required, knowledge of Siemens PLCs will be advantageous but not essential. In terms of Electrical design, experience of using AutoCAD would be useful and applicants with knowledge of both AutoCAD and EPLAN will be considered favourably.

The successful hire will be involved in design work, component selection, electrical wiring schematics and panel/wiring drawings. The client supplies services to customers working across multiple sectors within automation so knowledge of factory automation, systems for production lines, special purpose machinery, bottling plants, and/or materials handling projects will be heavily advantageous.

The successful hire will also be involved in producing Bill of Materials, FDS, risk assessments, integration/test and documentation. Some site based commissioning could also be involved.

A basic knowledge of the Machinery Directive and CE assessment is would also be really useful.

The client is very well regarded and can offer a stable yet varied working environment for high calibre Engineers. They offer career progression / technical development and a great opportunity to work on a range of projects across multiple sectors.

In summary -

PLC programming from scratch - Mitsubishi or Allen Bradley
Ideally Electrical Design knowledge - preferably AutoCAD (or ePlan)
Special purpose machinery background
Knowledge of the Machinery Directive/CE assessment

The client's premises or based in Shropshire and are easily commutable from Stafford, Stoke, Wolverhampton, Telford, Shrewsbury, Kidderminster and Cannock

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