PLC Software Engineer

Samuel Frank Associates
Tamworth, Staffordshire
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35-40k + package
10 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
PLC Software Engineer - Staffordshire - Rockwell /Allen Bradley - Special Purpose Machinery - £35-40k

+++Opportunity suits a PLC Software Engineer with 3-5 years experience looking to grow and develop into a Senior/Lead Engineer+++

Samuel Frank Associates require a PLC Software Engineer join a special purpose machine manufacturer in the Staffordshire area. The successful PLC Software Engineer will have a demonstrable track record in writing Rockwell / Allen Bradley PLC software for special purpose machinery. The client offers the chance to work on a variety of bespoke machine applications in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Key skills areas for the PLC Software Engineer include -
  • PLC programming (Ladder, STL) experience
  • HMI programming experience
  • Good understanding of safety circuits (safety relays, failsafe PLCs)

PLC Software Engineers with experience of the following will be considered favourably -
  • Setup and optimise servo/inverter drives
  • Design/modify electrical schematics using AutoCAD
  • Technical documentation writing skills
  • Good understanding of electrical standards for machinery design (e.g. EN 60204)

The successful applicant will write PLC software from scratch and/or modify existing software for projects as well as designing HMI screens from scratch and/or modifying existing HMI screens for projects.

You'll also be involved in full machine commissioning from power-up right through to completion as well as final machine commissioning at customer sites (mainly UK).

The role is commutable from Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, Walsall, Cannock, Tamworth, Burton-on-Trent and Nuneaton.

Please apply today for an immediate response!

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