PLC Engineer

£30000 - £35000/annum 30000
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Control Systems Engineer

£30k - £35k


Vantage Consulting is happy to be advertising for a Control Systems Engineer to be based in Shropshire.

The role is working for a systems integrator and the Control Systems Engineer will be based around supporting the automation technicians on the shop floor. As systems and machinery are designed and built in house you will be modifying and doing basic programming on PLC software.

On a day to day basis the Control Systems Engineer can expect to be working closely with the Automation Manager, assisting him in the day to day support of the automation technicians. The skills that you will need to assist them in is surrounding PLC programming and installation of PLCs. It is integral that you can modify PLC software as a minimum and basic programming is ideally what we are looking for. You will also need to be able to replace PLC units and get them up and running on your own and offer further support to shop floor staff by producing manuals and timing plans.

On the hardware side the you would also benefit from being able to produce electrical drawings using either Autocad or Electral. As a result of the ongoing design and development work in house there will be times where you have to go onto site to commission the system but this will be rare and usually doesn't require you being away for longer than 2 days.

PLC Engineer Requirements: -

PLC software design
Electrical schematic design
PLC software modifications experience
Servicing and commissioning experience
Manual writing experience

If this is of interest to you then please apply now because we are interviewing this Friday 14th October 2016. For more information please call James Stewart on (Apply online only).

This role is based in Shropshire and is commutable from Telford, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Stourbridge and Shrewsbury