Control Systems Engineer

Workforce Staffing Ltd
£35000 - £45000/annum Plus benefits
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A well-established global leading manufacturer of special purpose machinery are currently looking to secure a Control Systems Engineer to join their in-house function.

Salary: £ 35,000 - £45,000 p.a. + benefits

Suitable for: Control Systems Engineer, Systems Engineer, Commissioning Engineer

The Role

The Systems Control Engineer will have good practical experience commissioning Siemens variable speed drives, Siemens PLC (STEP 7) and Siemens 840D CNC controls.

Responsibilities will include:

Commissioning a range of CNC grinding machines
Measuring system calibrations and preparation of the machine for production trials
Loading of module data files, initial power on tests, drive calibration and drive tuning
Test of electrical control circuits & test safety circuits
Load and test of CNC system, HMI and test digital drives
Functional testing of the machine tool to product and contract specifications

The successful candidate for the Control Systems Engineers position will have the following:

Ability to read electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic circuit diagrams – ESSENTIAL
Experience with AC & DC control circuits – ESSENTIAL
Experience with setup commissioning of inverter drives & servo motors – ESSENTIAL
Working knowledge of actuators and sensors – ESSENTIAL
Experience of reading & writing PLC programs – ESSENTIAL
Basic NC Programming experience – Desirable

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help