PLC & Commissioning Engineer - Siemens S7

ATA Recruitment Ltd
London (South)
30k-£45k + OTE £50k + pension + h/care + l/cover + phone + laptop + 25
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
PLC & Commissioning Engineer – Siemens S7 Based or willing to relocate to Essex 50% office based and 50% site based in the UK £30k - £45k, c£50,000 including overtime Overtime flat rate x 1st 10 hours, 1.5 x hourly rate thereafter and double time on Sundays Days’ work with occasional weekends. Vehicle provided for site based travel. Pension, health phone/laptop & 25 days’ leave My client is a leading provider of machinery supplied into a range of industrial manufacturing market sectors. My client specialises in design, manufacture, site installation and project management providing total turnkey solutions to blue chip customers around the world. Established for over 30 years, this business generates an impressive £15m worth of annual sales and part of a global group generating annual sales in-excess of £70 million. This business has experienced significant growth over the past five years and as a result, they now need to strengthen the PLC & Commissioning Team and looking to recruit an experienced PLC & Commissioning Engineer – Siemens S7. PLC & Commissioning Engineer – Siemens S7: Review specifications and to participate in engineering kick-off meetings. Create an FDS (functional design specification). Take the FDS and create PLC programmes. Write PLC codes from scratch using Siemens PLC software in either function block or ladder logic. Design & create the HMI’s. You will take the code and commission this on the machine either in-house or at the customer’s site. Commission, install, test, modify & debug the code using a laptop. Ensure the PLC controls & software works in conjunction with all of the mechanical & electrical systems. Your time will be split 50% in the office and 50% site based (UK) commissioning PLC codes. Participate in both FAT (factory acceptance test) and SAT (site acceptance test). Experience & background: Experience PLC software & Commissioning Engineer. Ideally this will be Siemens S7. Must be able to write PLC codes from scratch. Willing to travel in the UK and overseas 50% of the time. Based, commutable or willing to relocate to Essex. The Benefits: This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Siemens S7 PLC & Commissioning Engineer to join a business that is financially secure and stable. Within a five-year period, may be sooner your role will progress into a Lead PLC & Commissioning Engineers role and long-term, you will have the option to progress into a PLC & Commissioning Managers role should you desire to fulfil this position. How to Apply: Please click “apply” or for further information, please contact Ajay Bhella at ATA Recruitment in Leicester on or alternatively, please email me an up to date copy of your CV to ATA Recruitment specialise in technical & engineering positions therefore, if this particular role is not for you, please do have a look on our website for further potential opportunities which may suit your skills and experience better - If you have the skill, we have the recruitment knowledge and together we can find you your perfect job - You must be eligible to live and work within the UK. Sponsorship is not provided. This job was originally posted as