Automation Design Engineer

ATA Selection Ltd
£40k - 45k per year + Career prospects
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PLC and Controls Design and Compliance Engineer

Salary £40,000-£45,000k plus excellent benefits

The Company:

My client specialise in the design, manufacture and installation of automated special purpose mechanical handling machinery. As a result of an ongoing programme of growth, a new permanent position has been created for an experienced and highly capable PLC and Controls Design Engineer to provide complete controls design solutions including electrical design, software design and commissioning within the associated cost and time scale constraints of a special purpose projects..

What they can offer you:

- An energetic, exciting working environment

- You will never be bored as you will be always working on bespoke projects

- You will be encouraged to introduced new ideas

- Technical challenging work

- Job Security

What they need from you:

- Degree qualified in a relevant technical/engineering discipline and/or 10 years' experience in the design of electrical control systems
- Good technical documentation authoring skills
- Understanding of key industry and British Standards
- Ability to generate electrical schematics and general arrangement drawings using AutoCAD Electrical package
- Knowledge of leading PLC/HMI suppliers (e.g. from Siemens, Rockwell, Group Schneider)
- A full UK drivers licence is essential for this position as travelling between offices/sites will be required
- Up to date knowledge of current Health and Safety Legislation including CDM Regulations

Salary £40,000-£45,000 Applicants with experience of designing Electrical systems for special purpose machinery will be well suited to this role (rather than coming from a process engineering type background) and will need a minimum HNC qualification in a relevant electrical discipline.

To apply, please send a full and up to date CV How to Apply Interviews are happening locally immediately, so don't delay! For further details please contact Peter Ingham on ************* email ********************************** or send your CV by clicking 'Apply'. ** Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position ** ATA Recruitment Ltd, the recruitment division of RTC Group PLC, has a nationwide presence represented by branches in nine locations across the UK. Typical vacancies filled would be chemical, management, maintenance, service, design, production and project roles. With a convenient Leeds Centre location our premises provide excellent facilities for face to face interviews. For further positions please take time to browse our website: ************************* or alternatively call one of our consultants on *************
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