Control System Engineer

Recruiter
Precision People
Location
Coventry
Salary
£30k - 45k per year
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Control System Engineer

This is a great opportunity for a Control System Engineer based from Coventry with some overseas travel. Commutable from Coventry, Birmingham, Hinckley, Leicester, Loughborough, Lichfield, Tamworth, Leamington, Northampton, Kettering, Worcester, working for a world renowned machine tool company. Salary range is £30-45K.

The Company

The successful Control System Engineer will be working for an employer who:is a world renowned machine tool company and market leader in the manufacture of specialist grinding machinesare at the forefront of pioneering new technologies and set new standards in both accuracy of products and for the quality and responsiveness of their service

The Role

This challenging Control System Engineer will be based from Coventry + overseas travel will be required. Responsibilities will include: commissioning a range of CNC grinding machines, measuring system calibrations and preparation of the machine for product trials, loading of module data files, initial power on tests, drive calibration & drive tuning, test of electrical control circuits & test safety circuits, load & test of CNC system & HMI (Siemens 840D) & Load & Test digital drives (mainly Siemens), design of control circuits (hardware and software), for additional equipment test safety circuits, functional testing of the machine tool to product and contract specifications, machine tool ment & laser calibration, and provide customer support.

The Candidate

The successful Control System Engineer will be able to demonstrate the following: ability to read electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic circuit diagrams, experienced with AC & DC control circuits (LV), experienced with setup and commissioning of inverter drives & servo motors, good working knowledge of actuators & sensors, practical experience of fault finding on electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, have understanding of practical working knowledge of CNC machine tools, experience of reading & writing PLC programs (STEP 7), competent use of PC equipment, windows, office applications, STEP7 and EPLAN.P8, and basic NC Programming experience (Siemens 840D experience advantageous).

About Precision Recruitment

This Control System Engineer role is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating in our tenth year, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Design Engineers, Quality Managers and Production Managers. We have many engineering roles around the East Midlands including Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Coalville and Northampton so get in touch today.

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