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Automation Engineer/ Control Systems Engineer

  • Location: Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Position: Engineer
  • Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + Car or Allowance
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CONTSITT_1562238068
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Job description

Automation Engineer/ Control Systems Engineer

Sittingbourne

£45,000 + Car Allowance/ Car



A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Automation Engineer/ Control Systems Engineer to join a leading supplier of Technology into the Process Industries.



The role -

  • Writing project documentation for modifications to existing customer's sites.
  • Writing, specification, and testing of automation software both PLC and HMI/SCADA.
  • Supporting documentation for PLC, HMI, and SCADA modifications for modifications to existing customer's sites.
  • Programming and fault finding PLC's.
  • Telephone service for plant emergencies.
  • Scheduled service operations, inspection, repair, re-starting of plants.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving Automation related plant problems.
  • Advising customers about (preventive) maintenance if necessary.






Education/ Experience

  • Minimum HNC or Apprentice In an appropriate subject.
  • 3+ years' experience in Automation/instrumentation
  • Experience with basic electrical engineering, fault finding and panel
  • Programming and fault finding knowledge Siemens S7/S5
  • Programming and fault finding knowledge Allen Bradley CLX
  • Excellent knowledge of Visualization systems ( WinCC/ Intouch/iFix, WinCCFlex)
  • Excellent knowledge of automation and instrumentation process
  • Excellent knowledge of industrial networks (e.g. profibus/As-i/Ethernet/ControlNet)
  • Knowledge of using STl, IL languages and indirect addressing in Siemens platforms




If you are interested in this position then please apply or get in touch with Jack Brown at PSR Solutions on 01785 715505