Programming / Control Systems Engineer – Sheffield

Sheffield – Competitive salary £45k basic + overtime OTE up to £90k

RecruitME are working in partnership with an incredible global business who are recruiting in the South Yorkshire for exceptional Programming / Control Systems Engineers.

This position will be primarily working in customers’ manufacturing facilities worldwide and therefore it will provide the opportunity for extensive travel overseas.

You can expect to be travelling overseas for up to 80% of the working year, for which there will be some time off in lieu, and so your time at head office will be limited.

This global organisation is known for their manufacturing expertise and their staff culture where they actively encourage professional development. You will be able to actively seek continuous improvement and development opportunities throughout your career.

This role would suit a Field Service Engineer who is happy to travel extensively and has experience with PLC programming.

You will be responsible for the start up and programming of new state of the art manufacturing equipment, providing training for operations and maintenance personnel and supervising installations.

The successful candidate will program software concepts and PLC code using Siemens Step 7 and Siemens TIA Portal, work with emulation engineers to develop means to test PLC code and develop interface requirements for WCS systems and HMIs and SCADA.

What we’re looking for:

  • PLC, HMI and Servo Programming
  • PLC programming experience such as Allen Bradley, Siemens S7, or similar
  • City & Guilds / HND or equivalent in an electrical engineering discipline
  • Alternative engineering qualification combined with extensive experience will be considered in lieu of HNC/HND
  • Minimum 2 years of supporting PLC controlled automation applications in a service role. Robotic/Automation experience is a plus but not required

Our client can offer you a rewarding position within a stimulating, commercially focused environment, along with a competitive salary and the benefits associated with working for a large company.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency. RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity.

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