Electrical Controls Engineer

Recruiter
Armstrong Evans
Location
Bedford
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client designs and manufactures a wide range of winding equipment for the converting industry. Their machines are varied, high quality, often automated and exported worldwide. The Company is constantly innovating and this means an exciting place to work providing many technical challenges, as well as gaining a lot of personal satisfaction every time you complete a machine successfully and it is delivered to a customer.

In order to further develop the company they are seeking an experienced Electrical Controls Engineer, ideally with experience of working on Special Purpose Machinery and drive & automation systems.

The position involves a wide range of skills including electrical circuit design, variable speed and servo drives, PLCs (Siemens & AB), and HMIs. There is a considerable amount of software content and you should be able to plan and implement complex programs.

You should be experienced in special purpose machines, be able to think and will enjoy a challenge and be able to rapidly pick up new ideas. Working in a small team you will have responsibility for your own projects and follow these through from initial concept to customer acceptance trials.

There are considerable opportunities for progression within the business for a motivated and talented individual who buys into the ethos of the business and wants to progress their career.

Some travel across Europe & America is required although this would be for a low percentage of your time.

The client are a flexible efficient and quality orientated company and expect any applicants to have the same attitude and to be committed to the success of the company.

If you are a multi skilled and ambitious Engineer who wants to work within a challenging and rewarding environment, this represents a lucrative opportunity to join a stable and successful employer