Senior Electrical Controls Engineer Special Purpose Machinery
Senior Controls Engineer
£48k-£58k (dep on exp)
We have a brand-new position in Cambridgeshire for a talented Senior Controls Engineer with strong electrical controls systems development experience. To join a worldwide technology leader within the Semiconductor industry – developing hi tech special purpose machinery which incorporates aspects of Physics, Electronics and Mechanical Engineering.
As a Senior Controls Engineer you will be the technical leader for the design and development of new and existing control systems. This will incorporate your PLC/automation knowledge within Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi or Berkhoff (preferred).
As a Senior Controls Engineer, you will be tasked upon the following:
The generation of detailed electrical diagram and drawings of power distribution and control systems suitable for manufacture
Contributing to cross-functional development project teams for engineering development projects.
Leading by example; implementing effective solutions to ensure the company’s systems remain at the forefront of technology.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a forward thinking and open-minded player within the semiconductor market; continually expanding and offering new and innovative products!
Preferably a degree in engineering within an electrical discipline or equivalent OR HNC + experience.
Proven background in controls system development
Strong knowledge in field-bus systems (DeviceNet, Ethercat) and PLC control
Good knowledge in the design of drive systems, pneumatic control and automation technology.
Ideally with experience in control of electro-pneumatic/mechanical systems, 3-phase power distribution and heater control systems.
To learn more about this role and company, please do not hesitate to contact Darren Holmes on Darren@vrl.co.uk / 01234 436 136