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Date Added: Fri 29/07/2022

Control Systems Engineer

Mansfield, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £50000 - £55000/annum + great benefits

Control Systems Engineer - Supply Chain/Distribution

Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Salary: £50-55,000 + fantastic benefits + outstanding career opportunities

Our Client is a business without peer, a company that leads the way in their sector. As part of a dynamic international growth strategy, they are looking to significantly develop their business in the UK. Their impressive client list includes leading names in retail, manufacturing & pharmaceuticals, and they aim to develop this further.

To assist their growth plans they are looking to recruit a Control Systems Engineer to add to their team. The successful candidate will be responsible of delivery high-quality technical support services and providing the highest level of Client satisfaction by understanding their client's system and software functionality. Through technical leadership and a commitment to service quality, the Control Systems Engineer will support our client by utilising a broad range of skills including software, electrical, and controls, and will take a proactive approach to improving performance and reliability.

Supported by industry leaders based both in the UK & internationally we are looking for a candidate who has a strong track record of success, but more importantly somebody who has an outstanding career ahead.

Key Responsibilities:

* Acting as the client's main point of contact regarding controls and software issues

* Continually training on software, hardware, and support standards to ensure the highest level of technical support to the client

* Driving CI activities across the site

* Carrying out effective fault finding and occasional modification of industrial control systems

* Identify and implement updates or upgrades to the PLC and automation control systems

* Respond to automation faults and breakdowns in a timely manner ensuring minimal downtime

* Prioritise system faults and optimise uptime and availability of onsite automated equipment

* Actively work with the business to optimise the automation performance

* Complete all reports such as identifying call incidents by root cause, in line with Service Level Agreements using CMMS and Microsoft software packages

* Support service tracking and analysis of error rates and assist in the production of corrective action plans.

* Support the delivery, installation, commissioning, and testing of upgrades and enhancements

The Person:

* Degree/ONC/HNC educated, or equivalent, in a technology based subject

* Experience of working with automated production systems

* Experience of fault finding and basic modification of PLC programs (Siemens/Beckhoff)

* Experience of Profibus/ASi communications

* Experience of Variable Speed Drives, Motors, and Safety Circuits

* Working knowledge of SQL

* Knowledge/experience in operating system functionality (Linux, Unix, networking, QNX)

* Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

* Ability to work in a time critical environment

* Experience of transferring and knowledge sharing

* Proven competence in H&S

* PC literacy and working knowledge of Microsoft Office

* Demonstrable understanding of the principles of excellent customer service

* Effective time and workload management skills

* Excellent documentation skills

* Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate to all project members and stakeholders

* Ability to take initiative, make decisions, and show confidence in decisions made

To apply for this fantastic career opportunity please email your CV or call for more details
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