Control System Engineer

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum DOE
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Control System Engineer Vacancy

This prestigious client of mine is in search of a Control Systems Engineer.

Based in Coventry they have an immediate requirement for a Control Systems Engineer with a Circa Salary GBP30k - GBP40k.

As a Control Systems Engineer your duties will include:

The ideal candidate is to have good practical experience commissioning Siemens variable speed drives, Siemens PLC (STEP 7) and Siemens 840D CNC controls.

Responsibilities of Control System Engineer

Commission our range of CNC grinding machines.
Measuring system calibrations and preparation of the machine for production 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 alignment & laser calibration.
Provide Customer support.

This position requires a well-motivated, confident Control System Engineer who can demonstrate the following;

Ability to read and understand electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic circuit diagrams.
Experienced with AC & DC control circuits (LV).
Experienced with setup and commissioning of inverter drives & servo motors.
Working knowledge of actuators & sensors.
Working experience of fault finding on electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
Have understanding and practical working knowledge of CNC machine tools.
Able to read & write (with working experience) PLC programs (STEP 7).
Competent use of PC equipment, windows, office applications, STEP 7 and EPLAN.P8.
Basic NC Programming experience (Siemens 840D experience advantageous)