Automation Controls Engineer PLC and/or SCADA

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Recruiter
Luton Bennett Limited
Location
Cambridge
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Automation Controls Engineer (PLC and/or SCADA)

Cambridge

£40,000 to £50,000 + Overtime + Generous Benefits Package

Automation Controls Engineer required with knowledge of PLC controls and/or SCADA for a well-respected specialist Industrial automation company.

You will get involved in project based design of PLC programmes and SCADA configurations. The role is 90% office based but will involve 10% travel throughout the UK.

The company have a long history and are renowned for their innovative bespoke controls and automation solutions. They have a diverse client base that includes nuclear decommissioning, CHP and power generation. They have some impressive growth forecasts and due to the size of the business, the role will be diverse.

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 10% 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.