Controls Engineer - Projects and Support

Ref No. EMP447618
Salary £30,000 - £40,000/annum
Location Sheffield, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

THE ROLE: We are looking for an experienced Controls and Support Engineer to join the newly formed Support and Small Projects Team in our Sheffield office.

Important

Experience with control systems

The Job

THE ROLE: We are looking for an experienced Controls and Support Engineer to join the newly formed Support and Small Projects Team in our Sheffield office.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a leading Control, Automation and Safety Systems Integrator with over 20 years engineering competence in the local area.

The overview of this new varied and interesting role includes:

* Office based role with site support visits to local companies

* Providing PLC, HMI, SCADA and LV Electrical support for varied client base

* Participation working on control system projects

* Undertake modifications to existing electrical control systems

* On-site control system support when required

* Preparation of quotations for new projects and support contracts

* Participate in company 24/7 on-call rota

* Asist Support Manager with provision of support contracts

* Undertaking of work/support offshore for the oil and gas sector

MAIN TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Resolving of control system support issues relating to PLC, HMI, SCADA and Various communications methods via office remote connection or site visit.

* Participating in annual maintenance visits to various local sites to undertake backups and quotation capture.

* Participate in the company 24/7 callout rota. This will be approx.

* Preparation of quotations including upgrades, replacements and enhancements of existing equipment and systems.

* Work on small control system projects full lifecycle from quotation stage through to final commissioning. * Asist project teams with large control system projects when required.

* Help the Support Manager increase the Small Projects and Support workload by generating further work with existing clients. REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* Experience using various Rockwell Automation PLC, HMI and SCADA packages predominantly: RSLogix5, RSLogix500, RSLogix5000, Studio5000, RSView32 and FactoryTalk

* Exposure to any Siemens PLC, HMI and SCADA packages would be advantageous

* Exposure to any Schneider/Modicon PLC, HMI and SCADA packages would be advantageous

* Strong engineering background with a technical knowledge of Control, Automation and Safety Systems applications, equipment and terminology

* Highly motivated with a positive attitude and methodical approach to problem solving

* Commercial awareness and the ability to help build the company support base

* Experience working offshore would be advantageous but training will be provided subject to eligibility and passing medical

We offer flexible working arrangements in a relaxed and friendly environment, in spacious modern offices with shower facilities. Car parking and garage use for secure cycle and motorbike parking.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

 

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