Automation Controls Engineer (PLC and/or SCADA)

Recruiter
Luton Bennett Ltd
Location
Eastleigh
Salary
£35k - 40k per year
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Automation Controls Engineer (PLC and/or SCADA)Eastleigh£35,000 to £40,000 + 22 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + PensionAutomation Controls Engineer required for small, successful business who work on a variety of projects for all manufacturing sectors. The company offer excellent training opportunities and will support you with internal and external courses.The successful candidate will candidate be able to design PLC programmes from scratch and/or configure SCADA systems.The role offers you the opportunity to meet with clients and take on bespoke projects. You will be responsible for taking a project from its inception through to final commissioning. This will include documentation, testing, validation and customer support.You will get involved in project based design of PLC programmes and SCADA configurations. The role is 75% office based but will involve up to 25% travel throughout the UK & very occasional trips abroad.This is an excellent opportunity to work on variety of different projects in different manufacturing environments. The company have a great culture and offer excellent training and development opportunities.The Role:* Responsible for taking a project from its inception through to final commissioning. This will include documentation, testing, validation and customer support.* Siemens/Rockwell PLC software.* 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 around 25% of the engineer's time, and although mainly in the UK, could also include foreign travel. The Candidate:* From a PLC and/or SCADA controls background.* Will be able to design PLC programmes from scratch and/or configure SCADA systems.* Will hold a full and valid UK driving licence and be prepared for infrequent travel involving some stay away.
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