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Automation / PLC Controls Engineer

City, Cardiff
£45,000 to £50,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
A global blue chip manufacturer with multiple UK sites is currently seeking an Automation / PLC Controls Engineer for their recently expanded site in the Cardiff area. The successful Automation / Controls Engineer will ideally have experience in a complex manufacturing or FMCG environment (warehousing, packaging etc) with Allen Bradley / Siemens / Mitsibishi. Duties & responsibilities include: • Ensure all electrical systems of control are designed and maintained to ensure safe operation. • Process control domain system administration and maintenance. • Specification, maintenance and administration of all site PLC, HMI, SCADA software systems • Equipment specification, equipment inspection and compliance, Instrument setup and calibrations, Loop tuning, Fault diagnosis. • Develop User Requirement Specifications for new/modifications to control and instrumentation systems. • Training team members and cross functional teams as required to continuously build site capabilities. • Commissioning and validation • Change control agent for equipment, instrumentation and control systems • Support Engineering shutdown planning and execution, for calibration and electrical control and process equipment systems maintenance. • Maintain and Update control and instrument CAD drawings and other documents. • Contract support for all site instrument calibrations contracts, process control system support and software license contracts, and the building management system service support contract. • Management of self, contractors and project engineers when on site and as assigned under your control. SCA1 Days based Monday to Friday 8.45-5pm c£45,000 - £50,000 per annum Private medical, life assurance, critical illness cover Company pension matched to 9.5% 25 days holiday + bank holidays Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis. Agency PAYE, Umbrella and CIS (if applicable) engagement models are also available, which will result in a different pay rate than advertised above. Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website
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  • Job Reference: 707265416-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Scantec
  • Location: City, Cardiff
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent