Commissioning Engineer

Midlands Permanent

Commissioning Engineer – Software – PLC – Home Based - £40k + bonus (typically 12-16% of salary) + time off in lieu for any weekend working


Samuel Frank Associates is now recruiting for an experienced Commissioning Engineer to join a rapidly growing client in the West Midlands. The successful Commissioning Engineer will have a proven track record in industrial controls and have existing knowledge of fault finding and making changes to existing Siemens and/or Allen Bradley PLC code.


The role will home based so you can live anywhere in the UK or Europe. The client estimates a pattern of being based on site for 1-2 weeks at a time, coming home for 1-2 weeks then heading out again.


This opportunity requires very good customer facing skills. The Commissioning Engineer will often be the first project person the customer deals with so strong communication skills are critical. This individual could be the only technical person the customer meets so how they represent the client is key.


Key aspects of the job –


  • Installation and commissioning of PLC based manufacturing data systems
  • International travel to customer sites for project implementation
  • Doing whatever it takes to support customers to improve productivity


Essential attributes required –


  • Strong PLC fault finding/bug fixing/modification experience – could suit a Maintenance Engineer looking to travel
  • IT literacy
  • Open to international travel on customers sites
  • Outgoing and approachable
  • Open minded and innovative


The client is a technology focussed business and they’re looking for a like minded Engineer who is a solutions provider and is genuinely interested in new technologies and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with existing technologies.

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