Controls PLC Engineer (Automation)

4 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Tamworth
Salary
38000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP38000 - GBP45000/annum overtime, benefits
Posted
29 Sep 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Project/Controls Engineer (Automation)

GBP38,000 - GBP45,000 + overtime, benefits

Tamworth, Staffordshire (commutable from Sutton Coldfield, Nuneaton, Lichfield, Burton on Trent, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Hinckley)

Are you are Controls Engineering looking to work on cutting edge automation equipment for a growing and ambitious company?

On offer is a technically interesting role where you rise through the ranks into senior roles with in the organisation.

This company design and build automated solutions for their prestigious automotive client based throughout the world. They have recently invested heavily in a state of the art R&D laboratory and with future expansions plans ahead this is an exciting time to join this growing company.

This role would suit a Controls Engineer looking to be at the forefront of their industry.

The Role
*Designing PLC software from scratch and/or modify existing software for projects
*Designing HMI screens from scratch and/or modify existing HMI screens for projects
*Understand automotive customer specifications and be able to apply them to the project
*Prepare electrical and fluidics BOM's

The Person

* PLC programming (LAD,STL) experience with Siemens S7-300, ET200 series PLCs
* HMI programming experience with Siemens WinCCflexible 2008
* Good understanding of safety circuits (safety relays, failsafe PLCs)
* Setup and optimise servo/inverter drives (Sinamics S120, G120, etc) using Siemens Starter Tool
* Design/modify electrical schematics using AutoCAD
* Technical documentation writing skills
* Good understanding of electrical standards for machinery design (e.g EN 60204)

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