Control Systems Engineer

Posted 01/07/2024 by Elite Control Systems Ltd

Location:
Livingston, West Lothian

We are recruiting!

We have an opening for an ambitious and hardworking individual. This opportunity will appeal to someone that wants to grow with our business, work in a positive learning environment, whilst learning new skills and gain a unique but practical experience working for one of Scotland’s most established and leading Engineering System Integrators.

Role Description and Key Responsibilities:

Engineering Projects including,

  • PLC programming of control systems and configuration of SCADA.
  • Involvement throughout whole systems lifecycle, from design through coding to testing, installation and configuration, and documentation specifically production of FDS, Software Test Procedures and Site Acceptance Test Procedures.
  • Working within a project team to customer deadlines.
  • Installation and configuration/testing work at customer sites.
  • Site based Testing & Commissioning of the above Systems.

The role is largely office based but it will require periods of working at customers sites, mainly in Scotland but also occasional overseas assignments. A degree of flexible and / or Hybrid working can be agreed by mutual agreement.

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Control Systems Engineer with experience in the design and implementation of PLC Control Systems for a variety of industry sectors (including for example, Distilling, Food & Beverages and Energy).
  • Proven experience in mainstream PLC, SCADA and DCS Systems including; Rockwell Automation (ControlLogix PLC, Compact Logix PLC, RS Logix 5/500/5000, Studio 5000)
  • Rockwell Automation Factory Talk View configuration
  • Siemens (TIA Portal, Step 7, Winn CC)
  • Siemens PCS 7
  • Wonderware InTouch SCADA
  • Proficy iFix
  • Profibus / Profinet / Industrial Ethernet
  • Production of Functional Design Specification
  • Production of Schematic Diagrams
  • Production of Software

Secondary tasks including,

  • Testing, commissioning and support
  • Participating in Design Reviews
  • Though not mandatory, hardware design experience would be advantageous

Personal Specification and Requirements:

- A desire to learn and grow with our business

- Excellent written skills for synopsis entries and Technical Documentation completion.

- Ability to contribute to and positively work in a team environment.

- A high degree of personal organisational skills and able to work to client deadlines.

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

- Client focused, with a commitment to client and service quality.

Supplementary Information;

- Competitive salary based on experience.

- Overtime is paid for work completed beyond standard contracted hours.

- Flexible working arrangements by prior agreement.

- Pension and death in service package.

- Career development opportunities.

- First class  connected location between two major cities and an International airport

- Free onsite parking including electric car charge points.

- Cycle to work scheme.

Type:
Permanent
Start Date:
20 July 2024
Contract Length:
N/A
Job Reference:
CSEJun24
Job ID:
221920398

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