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Control Systems Engineer - Oxford

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    Electrical, Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

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    Jack Smillie

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    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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JOB – Control Systems Engineer


TERM - Permanent

SALARY – £40,000 - £50,000

My client – a Manufacturer and provider of Turn-Key Switchgear solutions across a number of industries are on the lookout for an experienced Control Systems Engineer to join their team on a Permanent basis in Oxford.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in delivery of turn key Automation Systems with a good skillset proficiency split between Electrical Hardware design and PLC Programming.

Experience of programming for Machinery and Projects within an FMCG industry will be highly desirable; as will strong experience in working with Robotic Systems for high volume manufacturing facilities.

The Control Systems 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 (Rockwell / Allen-Bradley, Siemens etc)
  • Electrical System Design capability, ideally using EPlan to produce Electrical Schematics and Control Panel layouts.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with Servos, VSDs or Motion Control Products.
  • Robotic Programming experience (Fanuc, ABB or Universal Robots).
  • Excellent communication skills.

The Control Systems 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 Control Systems Engineering position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation