Job Title Commissioning & Development Engineer

Location Leicestershire

Salary £35,000 to £40,000 + overtime

The Company:

Recognised within the industry as experts in providing innovative solutions to complex engineering issues, their expertise and success has resulted in an enviable order book and future commitments for the next range of automated machinery.

Due to this success and sustained growth they are now recruiting for an experienced Control Systems/Commissioning Engineer to join their multi-discipline team, to deliver the machine control system for a range of exciting machinery based projects.

The Role:

  • Responsible for commissioning & developing software, PLC & HMI coding for a wide variation of projects

  • To be responsible for the functional operation of machine control system solutions for special purpose automated machinery projects

  • Service and fault finding of control and safety systems at the company and at customer sites

  • Modifications and enhancements to existing systems

  • Integration of various robots

  • To communicate effectively to customers, suppliers and team members

  • To be part of a team dedicated to delivering projects to plan and budget

Key Tasks

  • To develop and commission machine control and safety systems

  • Responsible for machine functionality

  • Commissioning of machine control systems, machine performance testing, Factory Acceptance and Site Acceptance testing

  • Provide customer support that can include visits to customer's site throughout the UK and to assist with the installation, commissioning and troubleshooting when required.

Candidate Profile

  • PLC coding experience with B&R, Omron, Siemens, Mitsubishi

  • Experience of programming and integrating 6-axis robots into Automation systems would be an advantage.

  • Competence in electrical design for machine automation

  • Knowledge and understanding of the various national and international electrical standards for machine design and machine safety systems and requirements to CE mark machine systems

  • Demonstrate a proven track record of successfully delivering machine control system projects to required timescale and budget

  • HNC/HND or degree qualified or equivalent in electrical/electronic engineering or closely related control system discipline

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in control systems engineering related to automation machinery.

£35,000–£40,000 per annum

£32,000–£35,000 per annum