Controls & Commissioning Engineer

MPI Limited
£26000 - £28000/annum
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Commissioning, Controls, Engineer, PLC, Design, R&D, Matlab, Simulink

Title:Controls and Commissioning Engineer


Permanent Vacancy

Salary £26-28K. 37 Hour week, UK Driving License essential and occasional foreign and UK travel

Job description:
Provide control system design and machine commissioning assistance. To work within a team based environment on specialised technical engineering projects
Key responsibilities:
1.Design of Ultra Precision machine tool control systems.
2.Write the machine System Program (C program language variant).
3.Write the machine PLC program. (IEC 61131-3)
4.Write the machine Safety PLC.
5.Commission Ultra Precision machine tools.
6.Error correction of Ultra Precision machine tools.
7.Install, set to work and support Ultra Precision machines at customer sites.
8.Manage R&D control system projects within a small team based environment.
9.Liaise with customers on a technical and commercial level.
10.Work within our ISO9001 quality system.
Equipment Usage:
1.Oscilloscopes, Multimeters, Frequency Generators.
2.Solder Equipment.
3.Metrology Laser and other metrology equipment.
4.Computer software analysis packages.
Qualifications and Skill Set:
This post would ideally be suited to a Controls Engineering BEng/MSc graduate with knowledge and experience of machine tools, however candidates with alternative qualifications such as Mechatronics, Physics will also be considered. Servo theory along with PLC and C programming skills are essential; as are good soldering skills, fault finding skills and the ability to read electrical drawings. Matlab/Simulink programming along with mechanical skills or metrology experience would be an advantage. There is also the requirement to prioritise workloads and work to deadlines.

To register your interest, please forward a CV to the email provided. Alternatively please call MPI LTD on the number shown for more information