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Controls Systems Engineer

  • Location:

    Newark on Trent

  • Sector:

    Electrical, Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Janhoi Campbell

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Job Title: Controls Systems Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Location:  Newark
Salary: £40,000- £50,000 (DOE)
Industry: Industrial Automation  
Premier Engineering has engaged with a key client. Due to continued and sustainable growth they are looking for a Controls Systems Engineer on a permanent basis.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities
  • Responsible for taking a project from its inception through to final commissioning.
  • This will include documentation, testing, validation and customer support.
  • Electrical Control System Design.
  • PLC programming, primarily Mitsubishi and Siemens but potentially Rockwell and others.
  • HMI and SCADA configuration.
  • Writing of functional and test specifications.
  • Commissioning on site in both UK and abroad.
  • Travelling away from the office would typically be likely to be up to 15% of the engineer’s time, and although mainly in the UK, will also include foreign travel.
  • The role is 80% office based but will involve up to 20% travel throughout the UK, potentially even abroad soon.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team and to interface with mechanical engineers to delivery functional automation control systems.
  • Electrical Controls Design background
  • PLC and SCADA + HMI programming background.
  • Ability to electrically design complex control systems and to configure and integrate both PLC.
  • Programmes and SCADA / HMI operator interfaces completely from scratch.
  • Electrical Control System design covering Motor Starters, Soft Start Units, Inverter Drives and general low voltage control circuits.
  • PLC programming on various platforms, Mitsubishi, Siemens, and others, for multitasking control of industrial automation process.
  • SCADA and HMI interface software for Plant Control, Recipe Handling, Monitoring and Operator Interfacing.
  • Holiday
  • Pension
  • Additional benefits
Sounds interesting? If so, please apply with your latest CV today or email me on to discuss this exciting opportunity further!