Control Engineer

Job Title: Control Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Elland, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J892755_1503048991
Contact Name: Charlie Ward
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2017 10:36

Job Description

Candidate profile / Experience:

Experience of a wide range of control system engineering disciplines

  • Proven ability to manage small to medium sized teams
  • Proven ability to develop others
  • Background of managing production where the highest standards of quality are required
  • Experience of producing high quality products in the most efficient manner to provide a competitive advantage to the Company
  • You will be aware of all the technical requirements of each project and be responsible for ensuring these are fulfilled whilst demonstrating great attention to detail
  • The company have significant growth plans and you will therefore have a positive approach to new challenges and be an effective problem solver
  • Experience and willingness to work overseas occasionally would be an advantage

You will be required to:

  • Design electrical systems to control processes and machinery & develop necessary control software
  • Manage various projects and ensure compliance with design specifications & contractual arrangements
  • Recommend optimum equipment & layout & prepare drawings and specifications
  • Undertake R&D projects to increase operational efficiency & cost reduction
  • Responsible for compliance with relevant regulations, specifications H&S and production of RAMS
  • Design & develop Software programs for PLC, HMI, SCADA efficiently & effectively
  • Ensure that manufacture and operations comply with design specifications & contractual arrangements
  • Organise & establish control systems to monitor the performance & safety of electrical systems
  • Identify new technical opportunities for the company where applicable