Control System Engineer

Midlands Permanent

Control System Engineer – PLC Software – Lincolnshire – Permanent Opportunity – £35-40k + overtime

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced PLC Control System Engineer with knowledge of either Siemens, Rockwell or Beckhoff PLCs to join a very well established special purpose machine manufacturer in Lincolnshire. 

Key requirements for Control System Engineer position include – 

  • Good PLC software writing experience ( Siemens, Rockwell or Beckhoff )
  • Knowledge and experience of servo drives
  • An ability to develop a technical specification
  • A logical approach to developing automation software
  • Practical electrical / electronic knowledge

The successful Control System Engineer will need to have demonstrable experience of programming PLCs from scratch using either Siemens, Rockwell or Beckhoff platforms. The Control System Engineer will predominantly be based at the client’s premises with occasional trips to site expected. As a rough guide you might expect to spend 15-20 days per year onsite (UK & International). 

The client has a brand new production facility and prides itself on pushing the boundaries of technology. This opportunity will suit a Control System Engineer passionate about control systems who ideally has a background of programming control systems for special purpose machinery. 

Knowledge of British and international standards relating to the design and installation of industrial automation systems as well as experience of conducting assessments and generating technical documents to support the compliance to the Machinery Directive and other British and international standards will stand you in good stead for this opportunity. 

The client offers a competitive salary and a package including a pension contribution, generous holiday allowance as well as eligibility for the company wide bonus scheme. There is also the potential for some flexibility in terms of the working hours. 

The client is easily commutable from the following places – Worksop, Lincoln, Doncaster, Scunthorpe, Newark and Rotherham. 

If you would like to apply or find out more, please submit your application and we’ll be in touch. 

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