Senior Controls Engineer – South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire

Senior Controls Engineer – South Yorkshire – £48-60k + overtime + private healthcare + flexi-time system

Samuel Frank Associates is now recruiting a senior level Controls Engineer to join a rapidly expanding system integrator in the South Yorkshire area.

Senior Controls Engineers applying for the role are likely to have experience in some of the following packages/areas –

  • Proven experience in developing PLC software for range of major manufacturers e.g. Rockwell, GE or Siemens
  • SCADA experience across a range of manufacturers e.g. Wonderware, Siemens, Rockwell, GE
  • Functional Safety systems in accordance with IEC 61508 / 61511
  • Hardware design and documentation experience
  • Good knowledge of communication protocols
  • Strong faultfinding on hardware and software
  • Ability to write high quality Test & Functional Design Specifications

The successful Senior Controls Engineer will work as part of a project team delivering control system projects to the client’s customer base. You will formulate high quality Functional Design Specifications to meet the requirements, develop software to meet the functional requirements and carry out the functional testing. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that is enjoying sustained periods of growth with a range of customers working in a variety of industries.

The Controls Manager estimates the role of Senior Controls Engineer will have an 80/20 split between working in the office and being based on customer sites

If you have experience of functional safety and developing systems in accordance with IEC 61508 / 61511, working with Information Management Systems and working offshore then that would be advantageous but not essential. Offshore work is not an essential part of the role.

The client is rapidly growing and has a stable, long term order book. They also offer a sociable environment that encourages personal and career development. If you have previous experience of working in the Oil & Gas sector this would also be very beneficial but not essential.

The office is commutable from the following places – Sheffield, Barnsley, Rotherham, South Leeds, Doncaster, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Chesterfield and Worksop.

The client can interview immediately and promote a quick, slick interview process, please send your CV for consideration.

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