Controls Engineer required for Engineering company in Dunmow.
This role is to work on customer projects from design to completion, including providing onsite and remote support to Commissioning Engineers.
After full product training you will be responsible for electrical design and writing of control programmes which utilise PLC, HMI, motion controller, robotics, servos and hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
Main duties will include; Control system design. PLC programming. Electrical design. Design/programming of Human Machine Interfaces (HMI). Troubleshooting of electrical, PLC, and HMI systems. Interfacing with real-time database applications to manage critical production information. Support project proposals and estimation. Preparing functional specifications. Assist with equipment selection and procurement. Site commissioning and installation. Perform other duties as assigned by Project Manager.
Candidate requirements; Aptitude for Programming (C, C#, VBA, SQL, Ladder Logic, or other languages) Knowledge of PLCs (B & R Automation, but also include Mitsubishi FX, Telemechanique Micro and nano) Knowledge of HMIs. Familiarity with IT/Networking and database applications is an advantage. Ability to read electrical schematics. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Understanding of industrial environments, engineering and production processes. Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Systems Design, Automation, Industrial Engineering or college equivalent. Due to location, own transport is required.
Monday to Friday working on a day shift. Salary dependent on experience- £30,000-£34,000. Overtime available at enhanced rates. 23 days annual leave plus BH. Company pension.
Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful