Location Gloucester
Job-type Full time
Salary £40000 - £55000

Job Title: Controls Engineer

Location: Gloucester

Salary: Negotiable DOE

My client, a local engineering company specialising in bespoke engineering solutions for a wide range of industries are currently recruiting for a Controls Engineer to work within their Electrical controls team.  The candidate will be able to work on their own initiative with a positive attitude to meeting customer requirements, and as part of an integrated engineering team. You will be qualified to minimum HNC in an Electrical Engineering discipline.

Skills and duties

  • Design of software applications, testing and implementation.

  • To include knowledge of Allen Bradley, Siemens PLC , ABB robotic applications, safety plc’s including Pilz, Sick, Jokab & Guardmaster and HMI design.

  • Understanding and or design of Safety zoning, LOTO requirements, electrical circuits, communication interfacing and SISTIMA calculations

  • Preparation of software applications for the Customer acceptance of equipment prior to delivery.

  • Implementation and equipment commissioning on customer sites both within the UK and abroad

  • Preparation of FDS documentation

  • Preparation of training documentation and carrying out the training at site

  • Customer technical support

  • Provide technical support to the sales, proposal, project and design team. Including simulations, estimating, software and hardware selection.

  • Experienced with pneumatic controls

  • Familiarity with robotic automation and tooling

  • Competent with Microsoft software

  • Practical support to the Electrical department