System Engineer

Yorkshire Permanent

Systems Engineer – Automation – SCADA / PLC – North Yorkshire – Graduate Level – Permanent - £25-37500 DOE + overtime + company car

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced System Engineer with good PLC / SCADA / HMI knowledge to join a key client in North Yorkshire. The client is a growing system integrator with a fantastic reputation. Due to consistently increasing their work load they’re now looking to add an additional System Engineer to the team. The client can offer a friendly, supportive and professional working environment and the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology.

Key aspects of the System Engineer position include –

  • SCADA systems knowledge – ideally have experience of some of the following packages; Siemens WinCC, FactoryTalk View or Wonderware
  • PLC software – (Siemens or Rockwell) you don’t necessarily need to be able to program large systems from scratch but you’ll certainly need to be able to make changes and modifications to existing code
  • UK Driving Licence is essential
  • Degree educated in a related discipline such as Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Software etc.
  • Flexibility is key – 50-60% of the role will be based on customers’ sites in the UK, the trips will often be short term in duration but often are at short notice
  • Industrial Communication Networks – experience of any of the following would be helpful - Ethernet, Profibus, DeviceNet, CompoNet, ControlNet, AS-I

The successful System Engineer needs to be a customer facing engineer with first rate written and verbal English communication skills. The client is flexible and the position could suit an individual looking for their second job having spent 2-4 years in position.

The client can offer a structured, exciting career path with opportunities for promotion and personal/technical development on offer. Staff retention for a small to medium size business is key and the client has reiterated that System Engineers looking for a long term career will be better suited to their environment.

Once you’re up and running you’ll have the opportunity to run and deliver projects from start to finish as well as qualifying for a generous quarterly bonus scheme after 3 months service. The client also offer either a company car or car allowance to the package on top of a competitive salary.

The client is based in North Yorkshire and is commutable from most parts of North Leeds, Harrogate, York, Thirsk, Skipton, Ripon and Wetherby. Please apply today for an immediate response.

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