Control Systems Engineer

Magpie People are working with a specialist Manufacturing company based in Sheffield who are looking to recruit an experienced Controls Systems Engineer.

My longstanding client are a market leading company with a strong track record of delivering a wide range of bespoke heavy Engineering projects in line with customer requirements. Working primarily as part of the Control System Design Department, you will provide the electrical site resource during the installation and commissioning phases of a project plus on-going routine electrical maintenance of the control system. This role will involve working out on customer sites (60%-70%) and at the companies head office (30-40%)

Main Duties of the role

  • Support the control system design team in the specification and integration of the electrical field devices into the overall control system
  • As part of the design team generate electrical cable block diagrams and cable schedules for the electrical equipment to be installed
  • Assist in generating electrical cabling sizing calculations to determine size and number of cores for cables to be installed
  • Generate cable containment information for the electrical equipment to be installed
  • Complete Control System Testing and Commissioning Schedule
  • Verify the control system elements of the installation works, have been installed in compliance with the contract’s design documentation
  • Set up/configure any Variable Speed Drives included within the control system
  • Carry out any electrical fault-finding activities required during testing and commissioning work

You should have

  • A strong Control Systems background
  • Experience of Installation and Testing of Electrical control systems
  • Familiarity with safe systems of work, permit systems etc and knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
  • Knowledge of Electrical Wiring Regulations
  • Experience of working on bespoke project work, including both the Design phase and Installation work

Magpie People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Magpie People is a Recruitment Consultancy with over a decade of experience of delivering recruitment solutions to the Engineering, Manufacturing and Technical industries

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