Job Details: Senior Control Systems Project Engineer

Systems Integration Specialist
West Midlands
£50,000 - £60,000
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Bonus, Company Car/Car Allowance, Pension

Automation Experts Ltd –

Immediate Job Opportunity


Senior Automation Engineer

Shropshire/West Midlands – Option to work from home


Bonus, £6k Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare

Ref SJH 18815


Experienced Senior Control Systems Design Engineer with the ability to successfully run projects required to join one of the most experienced players supplying multi-drive systems. Working from a Shropshire base, the business possess an excellent reputation for successfully delivering complete turnkey projects to a diverse client base. The ideal Senior Automation Engineer will be happy taking responsibility for the design and coordination of complex control system projects for a wide variety of industries.


You will take total engineering and commercial responsibility for projects, from initial handover to completion and beyond, providing a high quality service to customers. Duties will include:

  • Take complete ownership of the project at handover stage and maintain responsibility for all activities, including those delegated to other staff or sub-contractors
  • Detailed software design including product selection
  • Comply with all relevant standards and work to the Company's ISO9001:2008 registered quality procedures
  • Carry out regular reviews of the project and ensure that delivery and other milestones are met
  • Liaise closely with the Purchasing Department to ensure that all purchases are made ensuring that the time constraints of the project are maintained and such purchases are competitively priced
  • Organise CAD, manufacturing, test, despatch and commissioning activities during the course of the project
  • Visits to customer sites where required to ensure smooth flow of the project
  • On-site commissioning of completed project, if required


We are seeking Engineers with previous experience in industrial drive and control systems with good working knowledge of variable speed drives, PLC’s and SCADA/HMI products. You will also be able to manage and document the information required for a successful project.


The successful Senior Project Engineer will have previous experience of industrial PLC control systems with knowledge of some of the following:

·         PLC experience required in Siemens S7/Rockwell ControlLogix

·         Variable Speed Drives – Siemens/Rockwell/ABB/Control Techniques

·         SCADA – Siemens WinCC/Rockwell RSView/ Wonderware InTouch/iFIX


You will need strong communication skills and excellent team playing abilities. This role is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding business whose turnover has increased steadily year on year.


If you are interested and would like more information, please contact Sharon Hill on 01902212000 or 07764208419. Alternatively, email a copy of your current CV to quoting the above reference number.


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