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Controls and Automation Engineer

  • Location:

    Peterborough

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Joe Danks

  • Contact email:

    jdanks@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

  • Job ref:

    V-174407

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-01

  • Startdate:

    2022-08-01

Job Title: Controls & Automation Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough
Salary: DOE
Industry: Food Processing & packaging
 
A great engineering company based in Peterborough are looking for an controls and automation engineer to join their business on a permanent basis.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Completing project tasks (specifying, planning, testing and commission of control systems in conjunction with the customer, providing after sales service and customer training)
  • Informing the assigned project leader of any problems relating to the assigned tasks.
  • Maintaining project files according to the company quality procedures.
  • Procuring help on the technical and resource matters from the project leader.
  • Regularly assess the outstanding work, provide updates to project leader as required and ask for support in good time.
  • Handing over the project to the customer and provide after sales support.
  • Maintaining, update and archive the project documentation.
  • Striving towards own project leadership responsibilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ideally have a Technical/Vocational diploma or degree in electrical or automation engineering or equivalent
 
Essential Skills:
  • Experience working on turnkey automation/controls projects
  • Experience designing and coding PLC/SCADA control systems
  • Experience working with Rockwell and/or Siemens TIA
  • Experience within the food processing industry is a huge benefit
Work Experience:
  • Ideally of 2-5 years’ experience PLC Programming