Test Technician (Controls & Robotics)

Perpetual Engineering Partnerships Ltd
06 Apr 2018
14 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Test Technican (Controls/R&D/Robotics)


£32,000 - £36,000

Days Only

The Company

They are committed to pushing the boundaries of their technology to new levels. They are extremely proud of having the family they have created and their people are solely dedicated to their technology.

What You'll Do

Design and build Control systems for test rigs

Write code for PLCs (CoDeSys and ladder logic), smart relays and HMIs in various formats for use in R&D and production pass off test.

Adopt & modify production code for use in the test environment often moving across plc types. This will require working alongside the main product programmers.

Run test programs including comprehensive data recording/monitoring using manual and automated recording techniques. This may involve periodic checking of test rigs and capturing of data, possibly using remote access technology.

Robot programming experience preferred but training will be given on specific robot types (ABB, Commau etc.)

Work within a small team of technicians and engineers; to plan and implement suitable product test programs with high testing efficiency a key parameter.

Develop and document test programmes and test rigs or critically review test programmes prepared by others.

Document testing and write test reports, including analysis and summary of data.

Develop reliability data (MTBF) from component and system testing.

Help in the investigation of field failures etc. and provide test data to help understand any problems, identify root cause and verify corrective actions.

Who You Are

Extensive experience working with PLCs, logic and programming required

Basic engineering qualification HNC or good equivalent experience.

Practical (hands on).

Familiar with instrumentation, electronic and electrical measurement techniques.

Experience with data acquisition and data logging (PC based and dedicated hardware).

Candidates must have good communication skills and be able to produce technical reports to a high standard.

If you are looking for a career with an expanding global business then this definitely is an opportunity not to be missed so if this describes you then apply now for an immediate interview.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity in more detail please don't hesitate to call Skai Townsend on 01606 818154.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80839318

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