PLC/SCADA Design Engineer

Location Hamilton
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Gail Hodgson

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Published: about 1 month ago

S​uperior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced PLC/SCADA Design Engineer on behalf of our client based in Hamilton. This is a full time permanent role.

The role:

  • Design and develop software for control systems for primarily marine handling systems.

  • PLC and field component selection as per project requirements.

  • Developing PLC software.

  • Developing HMI\SCADA interface.

  • Configure parameters for Variable Speed Drives

  • Design distributed networks for factory wide and shipboard wide installations.

  • Produce documentation for the design of the control systems

  • Produce function design specifications

  • Produce equipment test specifications for use in house and onboard vessels.

  • Document software version history

  • To produce practical new designs to tight timescales in a supportive team environment.

The candidate:

We are looking for engineers with an innovative software background, a passion for engineering excellence and significant experience on which to draw.

The result is a varied job with varying degrees of responsibility, differing types of tasks ranging from initial design to machine commissioning, perhaps project management or customer visits but with practical design remaining central to the job.

  • Experience in programming Allen Bradley. GE, Siemens etc. PLCs.

  • Experience in Cimplicity, FactoryTalk View etc SCADA packages

  • Experience in configuring variable speed drives

  • Experience of distributed network design and implementation

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Highly Organised

  • HND or above would be preferred

For more information, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch as soon as possible.