Systems and Control Engineer

We’re looking for a Systems and Control Engineer to join our Burnley-based client on a fixed-term contract-basis. Our client is a specialist design and installation company

Role: Systems and Control Engineer
Position Type: Contract/Fixed Term
Salary: Negotiable (hourly rate)
Location: Burnley
Industry: Oil & Gas
Reference: HQ7075
Date Posted: 12/04/2019

Responsibilities

  • Designing, developing, programming, and testing of control systems (primarily Siemens S7 and Portal)
  • Implementation of autonomous solutions to legacy equipment.
  • Working alongside Electrical and Mechanical Engineers on control system design including panel and equipment wiring design.

Skills and experience

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a relevant role or time served apprenticeship
  • Working knowledge of 2D Electrical Design software, AutoCAD 2D. Solidworks Electrical is desirable
  • Engineering based Degree or equivalent (HNC, HND), 2:2 or above
  • Conversant with IEC 61131-3
  • Familiarity with Siemens PLC software advantageous
  • An understanding of mechanical, pneumatic, & hydraulic systems and how they interact with electrical systems

Pay and benefits

  • Our client is offering a negotiable hourly rate depending on your experience – call for information.

DATS is an equal opportunities employer that promotes and celebrates diversity in the workplace.

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