Control Systems Engineer Newcastle

Job Title: Control Systems Engineer Newcastle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J896763_1539784619
Contact Name: Alex Landrum
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2018 14:56

Job Description

Russell Taylor are working with a UK leader with specialist experience in process control, automation and SCADA. A Rockwell and Wonderware approved supplier, this dynamic company works with the utilities, chemicals, food & drink and pharmaceuticals industries.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Control Systems Engineer, to be based around a 15 minute drive outside of Newcastle city centre.

Expected salary of £35-45k, but potential for negotiation for exceptional candidates.

The role of a Control Systems Engineer will require you to:
- Act as a point of contact for the customer, as project manager
- Manage sub-contractors and control procurement
- Produce project programmes, manage resources and report costs
- Carry out requirements analysis, produce specifications and design documentation
- Develop and configure software for various applications
- Safely test and commission in a working end user environment
- Understand project lifecycles
- Consistently maintain high standards throughout the design process and beyond
- Be adaptable to a range of environments and work within a team

If not already technically competent, it will be essential to become competent in the following:

- Strong knowledge of Electrical Control Panel design and commissioning
- Rockwell ControlLogix
- Rockwell HMI (FTView ME)
- Wonderware System Platform
- Schneider ClearSCADA

Familiarity or the ability to work towards the following would be desirable:

PLC Software Rockwell
HMI/SCADA software Rockwell ME and SE
InTouch and System Platform
Drive Systems ABB ACS 800
Control Techniques
Telemetry Systems ClearSCADA
Micro Medina

- Full UK driving licence
- Happy to travel anywhere in the UK
- Good written and spoken English communication skills
- Personable and presentable
- Adaptable and willing to learn

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