Control System Engineer

West Midlands
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum GBP40-45k DOE
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Control System Engineer - West Midlands - Permanent - GBP40-45k - Safety Systems / Machinery Directive

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced Control System Engineer to join a key client in the West Midlands.

The client is looking for the successful candidate to have PLC software knowledge including some of the following - Siemens S7, Allen Bradley Contrologix 500/5000 or Beckhoff PLCs. The successful hire must be able to program from scratch and have some knowledge of EN13849 for machine safety protocol. The role doesn't require specific PLC vendor experience so if you have one of three listed then that could work. Applicants will also need to be well versed in Electrical design ( AutoCAD or EPLAN ).

This position will suit an individual who has delivered projects from start to finish and requires minimal support or learning time to get up to speed.

Key aspects of the opportunity include -

Responsibility for functional design, detail engineering, design & test specifications for computer based PLC system solutions & software applications.
Control panel/Electrical design
Client liaison and interpreting clients' requirements to provide engineering and proposals support where necessary.
Provision of site acceptance testing, commissioning, training & support services.
Engineering and design of fit-for-purpose schemes
Ensure all relevant safety objectives and regulatory requirements are observed (EN13849)
Adherence to agreed project task definitions and schedule.

The client is a growing and successful business; they have a very impressive customer base and a strong order book. The client can offer a clearly defined career path for successful individuals looking to grow their careers. They pride themselves on their strong cultural values of successful delivery, on time and on budget.

The role requires this individual to commission the software on site and estimates approximately 12 weeks per year could be spent on customer site. This is likely to be for short duration trips and the less frequent longer trips could be around 2 weeks in duration.

The client is easily commutable from the following places - Birmingham, Dudley, Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Kidderminster and Halesowen.

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