Senior Electrical Systems Engineer c£40-50k

Flow Control Engineering Solutions Ltd
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Electrical Systems Engineer

Salary: £40-50k + Bonus & Excellent Benefits

Location: Coventry / Home

The Company:

If you are looking to work with a well establish and strong company this is the perfect opportunity - be part of a leading global water treatment company. The company has experienced dramatic growth even through recent challenging times and are continuing to expand and invest.

Job Role:

Responsible for selection of electrical hardware and software (PLC, HMI, etc.) for water/wastewater solutions in the EMEIA region. The ESE must work with the Project Manager to ensure that all electrical/control aspects of the project scope are fulfilled. Additional duties would include electrical systems testing and field commissioning as required.

* Review and interpret project electrical schematics and specifications
* Select electrical control components and prepare bill of material
* Prepare complete submittal packages for review and approval by customer
* Extensive and independent contact with customers, consultants, suppliers and colleagues as necessary to effectively perform project duties
* Proficient with programming various types of programmable logic controllers (i.e. A-B CompactLogix, Siemens)
* Proficient with programming various types of machine interfaces (i.e. Siemens, A-B PanelView Plus)
* Apply variable frequency drives to system
* Perform system test at control panel shop
* Perform project site commissioning (both regional and International)
* Troubleshoot electrical control problems over the phone and online
* Manage 3rd party controls and instrumentation suppliers
* Travel to project sites, supplier's factories and technical conferences as necessary
* Maintain a working knowledge of all process related products
* Maintain a basic understanding of activated sludge processes
* Assist with product research and development as required
* Basic understanding of various control panel standards,( ie. UL, CSA, CE)
* Provide support and controls design guidance for the Tender Support and Regional Commercial Teams during the tendering phase of the project
* AutoCad Electrical experience a plus

This opportunity comes at a very exciting time for our client with a huge growth strategy opening the doors for personal career progression and a chance to work alongside innovative and technically minded colleagues for one of the leading global water technology company.

Desired Qualifications:

- Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
- 5 Years of progressive experience as an Electrical Systems Engineer
- Proficient with PLC/HMI programming (Allen Bradley and Siemens)
- Field commissioning experience
- Must possess good communication skills
- Computer literate in MS Word, Excel and Internet functions
- Self-starter with minimal supervision
- Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and specifications
- Must be willing and able to travel both regional and International

Alternative Job Titles: Senior Electrical Systems Engineer/ Electrical Systems Engineer/ Systems Engineer/ Software Engineer/ Automation Engineer/ Control Engineer/ Control Systems Engineer / Commissioning Engineer / Water Treatment Engineer / Electrical Engineer /