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Control Systems Engineer - Cardiff

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    Electrical, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

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    Jack Smillie

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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JOB – Control Systems Engineer

LOCATION – Cardiff

TERM - Permanent

SALARY – £40,000 - £45,000

My client – an Manufacturer and Process plant are on the lookout for an experienced Automation / Control Systems Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis in Cardiff.

The ideal candidate will have experience of delivering upgrades to PLC Systems and Modifying existing production machinery within an FMCG type environment.

Those with full project lifecycle experience of implementing and Programming new production lines will be of particular interest.

The Automation Engineer 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 at Structured Text Level.
  • Excellent proficiency with Siemens S7.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with Servos, VSDs or Motion Control Products.
  • Ideally have knowledge of either Design or Installation of Hydraulic and Pneumatic components.
  • Excellent communication skills

The Automation Engineer’s duties will involve:

  • Writing software for PLCs, SCADA and HMIs.
  • Participating in Project Specifications to participate in a full life cycle design process.
  • Identifying opportunities within the facility to upgrade Control Systems within existing production Machinery.
  • Programming and Installing new Production lines.
  • Working between a number of departments to ensure smooth communication and efficient delivery of projects.

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