Controls Engineer/ PLC Programmer

Job Title: Controls Engineer/ PLC Programmer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Fife, Scotland
Salary: negotiable rate
Start Date: 2018-11-01
Reference: BH-92462
Contact Name: Martin Hughes
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 01, 2018 17:02

Job Description

Our client is currently looking to hire a Controls Engineer / PLC Programmer for an initial 6 month contract based in the Fife area. 

The role will consist initially of the following main aspects:

  • Design control panels and automation system for new product
  • Develop PLC and motion control software
  • Commission and test control systems and software
  • Provide written technical reports and other documentation as required by customers and certification bodies
  • Create logic and flow diagrams for programme design, programming, commissioning and test
  • Assist with functional testing and FAT
We are looking for experienced individuals with the ability to work on their own initiative and be able to demonstrate strong internal and stakeholder management skills.

The following knowledge, skills & experience will be considered essential:

  • Familiarity with Omron and ABB PLCs and motion control
  • PLC, HMI, Motion Controller programming experience and strong electrical automation / control system knowledge required
  • Ability to write and understand FDS / SDS documents
  • Auto CAD Electrical, Solidworks Electrical or EPlan experience desirable