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PLC & Controls Engineer

Job Title: PLC & Controls Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent package detailed in advert
Start Date: ASAP - Urgent Requirement
Reference: BBBH12325_1600342299
Contact Name: John Stead
Contact Email: john.stead@emp-sol.com
Job Published: September 17, 2020 12:31

Job Description

PLC & Controls Engineer - Perm - Cheshire based - Excellent Salary & Benefits package

Our client, based in Cheshire, is looking to recruit a PLC & Controls Engineer for a new permanent position within their team.

The successful candidate will have delivered full life cycle automation or integration projects, designed, developed, programmed and tested PLC, SCADA & HMI systems, with Rockwell & Siemens being the in demand PLC skills here.

You will also have strong experience with automation equipment & systems integration, control system design, MHE / Conveyor control, Motor control, DC motor control, Inverter drives, Instrumentation, Bar code readers, sensors… To name a few!

Experience of Hardware & Software Commissioning, Hardware & Software Fault finding, Electrical design of installations & control panels, and following essential Health & Safety regulations are all essentials for this role as well.

In return for the skills mentioned above there is a truly market leading salary and benefits package which includes a pension enrolment with 5% company contribution, death in service cover at 2x salary, 25 days holiday + public, this increases with service, profit sharing scheme based on company annual profit and a belting "Perkbox" scheme.

Other skills required for the role, and responsibilities you can expect to have include the following;

Skills and responsibilities;

  • HNC (or equivalent) in electrical, control or related engineering discipline chartered electrical
  • Ability to interpret electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to interpret detailed technical specifications & equipment data sheets
  • Produce electrical specifications and coordinate control panel design and build & electrical installation subcontract
  • Direct & Supervise the companies electrical and mechanical contractors on site
  • Credible representation of the company, client-facing
  • Attend technical meetings & represent the company
  • Perform wiring modifications to electrical installations or control panels
  • Microsoft Office Word, Excel
  • AutoCAD competence
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint & Project
  • Full UK License, car owner
  • Willingness to frequently travel within the UK & occasionally overseas and be an excellent representative for the company whilst on-site working with customers to commission/fault find their systems.
  • Willingness to work long hours as required to complete project deadlines

If you have the above skills and experience click apply now, alternately send a copy of your CV to john.stead@emp-sol.com - Thanks.