Control Systems Engineer

Recruiter
PSI Recruitment
Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A well established Engineering company in Coventry are looking for an experienced Controls System Engineer.

Location: Coventry & possible overseas travel required

Working Hours: Monday - Thursday 7.30am - 4pm, Friday 7.30am - 3pm)

Responsibilities

-Commission our range of CNC grinders
-Measuring system calibration and preparation of the machine for production trials
-Loading of module data files, initial power on tests, drive calibration, drive tuning, measuring system calibration and preparation of the machine for production trials
-Test of electrical control circuits & Test safety circuits
-Load & Test of CNC system & HMI (Siemens 840D) & Load & Test digital drives (Mainly Siemens).
-Design of control circuits (hardware and software), for additional equipment test safety circuits
-Functional Testing of the machine tool to product and contract specifications.
-Machine alignment & laser calibration.
-Provide Customer support.

This position requires a well-motivated, confident Control System Engineer who can demonstrate the following;

Ideal candidate is to have a good, practical experience commissioning Siemens variable speed drives, Siemens PLC (STEP 7) and Siemens 840D CNC Controls.

-Ability to read electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic circuit diagrams.
-Experienced with AC & DC control circuits (LV).
-Experienced with setup and commissioning of inverter drives & servo motors.
-Good working knowledge of actuators & sensors.
-Practical experience of fault finding on electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
-Have understanding and practical working knowledge of CNC machine tools.
-Experience of reading & writing PLC programs (STEP 7).
-Competent use of PC equipment, windows, office applications and EPLAN.P8.
-Basic NC Programming experience