Control Systems and Instrumentation Engineer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Automation & controls

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year + benefits

  • Contact:

    Charles Cureton

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446105

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Due to growth and ongoing project requirements a leading UK force in the field of commercial explosives and drilling & blasting services are looking to recruit a Control Systems & Instrumentation Engineer

Commutable from: Nottingham, Mansfield, Alfreton, Chesterfield, Ilkeston, Derby

Salary: £ 30,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + benefits

Suitable for: Control Systems Engineer, Controls Engineer, Automation Engineer, PLC Software Engineer, C&I Engineer

The Role

  • To provide the control systems and instrumentation support for plant and MEMU fleet activities in EPC-UK’s core business
  • PLC code development and fault finding, PLC architecture and hardware, instrumentation development & configuration
  • HMI development and configuration
  • VSD/inverter configuration & fault finding
  • Control systems versioning for firmware and software, PID tuning
  • Control philosophy and network architecture
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations & best practice, including but not limited to IEC 61511, ADR and UK Explosives Regulations
  • Completion of Safety Requirement Specifications (SRS), proof testing, SAT testing, loop diagrams, low integrity hardware design
  • Process design & specification for new plant and MEMU trucks
  • Testing & commissioning of new plant and MEMU trucks as required
  • Detailed specifications and drawings of all electrical power, control and instrumentation circuitry
  • Support for other related maintenance activities at Rough Close Works and on MEMU trucks as required
  • Use and application of drawing software and specification packages as appropriate

The Person

  • HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • TUV SUD Certified Functional Safety Training in IEC 61511 is desirable
  • 5 years relevant practical experience of above
  • PLC programming, HMI design and application.
  • Use of drawing and schematic software

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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