Control Systems / Automation Engineer

Control Systems / Automation Engineer

Job Title: Control Systems / Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Kent
Salary: £35.00 - £45.00 per hour
Reference: 13060/001_1493806783
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2017 11:19

Job Description




We currently have a superb opportunity for an experienced Electrical/Controls/Automation Engineer to join the engineering team at a global manufacturing company on a long-term contract.

The Control Systems/Automation Engineer will contribute to CAPEX automation projects across sites including;

  • Replacement of obsolete controls across site to component level
  • PLC upgrades -Siemens S5 to Siemens S7
  • Design, installation, testing, commissioning of PLC/HMI/SCADA
  • Providing technical support for all aspects of automation

Key requirements:

  • Qualified Electrical/Control Systems/Automation Engineer (HNC/HND/Degree)
  • PLC Programming and configuration experience (Siemens)
  • Working knowledge of motion control systems deployed in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in design and installation of electrical control systems
  • You will be a technical engineer who can demonstrate excellent leadership and project management capabilities.

**Initially a 6-12-month contract with possibility of further extension**

Rate - Negotiable

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.