Control Systems Engineer

Control Systems Engineer

Job Title: Control Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895124_1535985229
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2018 15:33

Job Description

Control Systems Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Control Systems Engineer. They specialise in turnkey carousel systems and act as the main contractor for the design, build and installation as well as associated loading and unloading equipment.
The purpose of the role is to support the Electrical and Software Control System Development across multiple (internal and external) projects.
Key roles and responsibilities
-To develop the functional design specifications required for Electrical and Software control systems delivery across multiple projects.
-Work closely with the Lead engineer to develop all aspects of engineering, design, Manufacture and follow through to delivery of Controls systems from initial concept through to installation and commissioning.
-Support the supply chain process for the successful end delivery from sub-contractors of products that require Electrical/Software Control systems.
-Work with subcontractors to support the close out of technical queries as swiftly as possible to ensure that products are delivered on time, to the required cost and quality.
-Work within the boundaries of the Quality system, ensuring that relevant paperwork is developed in accordance with the QMS.
-Support the aftersales department with control systems engineering expertise to undertake further work such as upgrades and scheduled maintenance activities
-As part of the role, support is required for the commissioning and service aspects of a project delivery. This will require a hands-on approach with a good attitude towards pressure and on-site problems.
-Working within pressurised environments - including possible time offshore
Knowledge & Experience
-Degree / HNC qualified in an engineering discipline - preferably Electrical and/or Software Systems.
-Understanding of key engineering documentation related to Control systems such as Logic Diagrams, Cause & Effect charts and Control Systems Architecture drawings.
-IT literate.
-An understanding of panel build/testing would be advantageous.
-Configuration and testing of SCADA Software and PLC based hardware control systems.
-Understanding of TCP/IP networks and Serial Communications such as Modbus, Profibus
-Position - Control Systems Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Gloucester
-Salary - Negotiable depending on Experience
Key Words - Systems, Electrical, Software, Electrical, Control, Design, Build, Installation, QMS, Quality, Architecture, SCADA, PLC, Hardware
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
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