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Control Systems Engineer - Cambridgeshire

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    Electrical, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jack Smillie

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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JOB – Controls / Automation Engineer

LOCATION – Cambridge

TERM - Permanent

SALARY – £35,000 - £45,000

My client – an Manufacturer of bespoke machinery across a number of manufacturing industries are looking for an experienced Control Systems / Automation Engineer to join their team on a full time basis in Cambridge. Candidates with strong experience in ground up PLC Programming for Automated Machinery will be an ideal fit.

The Controls / Automation Engineers will ideally have the following attributes:

• A degree level education or alternate qualification equivalent in Electrical Engineering (BEng, BSc, HND, NVQ etc).
• PLC Programming experience (Siemens S7, Allen-Bradley, Mitsubishi etc)
• Experience in a previous Automated production environment
• Demonstrated experience in working with Servos, VSDs or Motion Control Products.
• Excellent communication skills

The Controls / Automation Engineer’s duties will involve:

• Writing software for PLCs, SCADA and HMIs.
• Electrical Panel Design and Integration for Machinery.
• Participating in Project Specifications to participate in a full life cycle design process.
• Leading a Team of Electrical Engineers across Design and Machine Build functions.
• Working between a number of departments to ensure smooth communication and efficient delivery of projects.

If you are interested in this Controls / Automation Engineering role, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.