Control Systems Designer

Fusion Resources
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We currently have a full- time vacancy for a Control Systems Designer to further strengthen our clients Electrical team.

The successful candidate will be required to produce high quality work to tight deadlines with the minimum of supervision. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with good communication skills and at least 5 years’ experience in a similar field. Working closely with the Engineering Manager you will play a key role in the continuous improvement of the electrical control systems and build process with key focus on quality and consistency.

Responsibilities will include:

? Ensure conformance customer specification

? Design of control systems for our standard range of servo controlled bending machines

? Design of one off control systems for ‘special’ bespoke machines

? Design of 3ph mains power, control and machine safety circuits

? Creation of BOM’s

? Creation of technical drawings and related documents in 2D Autocad or 3D Solidworks

? Creation and control of manufacturing drawings, documents and revisions

? Collaboration with manufacturing teams

? Ensure compliance with current machinery directive legislation

? Provide remote customer support

? Ensure the quality of manufactured electrical systems

? Provide commissioning and fault- finding guidance to production teams

? Maintain up to date technical records in accordance with ISO procedures

? Help maintain factory electrical infrastructure records

This is an exciting role based in a fast- paced production environment. The right candidate must have a good working knowledge of servo motion platforms, electrical legislation and control system functionality.

Required experience / knowledge:

? 17th Edition Wiring Regulations

? Inspection and Testing (preferred)

? Minimum level 3 qualification in related discipline or HNC

? At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role

? At least 3 years’ experience with servo motion control systems

? Experience of 3 phase power distribution

? Experience of PLC programming

? Experience of motion control programming

? At least 3 years’ experience of machine safety systems to machinery directive standards

? Good management & communication skills

? Good commercial awareness

Special requirements:

? Travel both in the UK and abroad occasionally

? Full driving licence

? UK Passport

Travel throughout the UK and world may be required.

This is a full- time salary based position. You will be required to work a 39 hour week 8 - 4:30pm Monday to Thursday, with an early finish at 3:15pm Friday. You may be required to work overtime depending on production demand.

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