Control Systems Engineer

£32000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits: Plus benefits
16 May 2019
13 Jun 2019
Sean Curran
Specialist Area
Control & Automation
Contract Type
Full Time
Control Systems Engineer. The ideal candidate is to have good practical experience commissioning Siemens variable speed drives, Siemens PLC (S7 / STEP 7) and Siemens 840D CNC controls

  • Commission CNC grinding machines
  • Measuring system calibrations and preparation of the machine for production trials
  • Loading of module data files, initial power on tests, drive calibration & drive tuning.
  • Test of electrical control circuits & Test safety circuits
  • Design of control circuits (hardware and software), for additional equipment test safety circuits.
  • Functional Testing of the machine tool to product and contract specifications
  • Machine alignment & laser calibration
  • Provide Customer support
Skills and experience required
  • Ability to read electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic circuit diagrams
  • Experienced with AC & DC control circuits (LV).
  • Experienced with setup and commissioning of inverter drives & servo motors
  • Good working knowledge of actuators & sensors.
  • Practical experience of fault finding on electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Have understanding and practical working knowledge of CNC machine tools.
  • Experience of reading & writing PLC programs (STEP 7).
  • Competent use of PC equipment, windows, office applications, STEP 7 and EPLAN.P8.
  • Basic NC Programming experience (Siemens 840D experience advantageous).
Salary / Remuneration 
  • Salary in the range £32,000 to £44,000 dependent on experience
  • Company pension scheme and a range of flexible benefits
  • Working Hours: Monday - Thursday 7.30am – 4.00pm, Friday 7.30am – 3.00pm
If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today!
This Control Systems Engineer is being handled by Langham Recruitment Ltd. Langham Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency and is registered in England and Wales (reg 11525223).