Automation Engineer

A well established system integration company that operates within the food and beverage industries has an immediate vacancy for a Automation Engineer to be based at their site in the Cambridgeshire area. The company has been trading for over 20 years and the support of some of the leading control technologies in the industry. They are a multi-million pound turnover company and have a very healthy order book at their UK site in Cambridgeshire where the vacancy is to be filled.

The Automation Engineer will work alongside and support the Controls / Project Manager in all activities that fall into the area of control engineering

Main Responsibilities

Conceptual design
Preparing cost estimates and outline specifications
Writing detailed functional design specifications
Design of system architecture, network connections and interfaces primarily Ethernet, Devicenet, Profibus and Modbus
Production of PLC software (Siemens & Rockwell)
Production of HMI software
Familiarity with SCADA
Site installation and commissioning which includes world wide travel


Experience gained within industry
PLC – Allen Bradley prefarbly but others accaepted (Siemens, Mitsubishi etc)
Networks protocol experience (Ethernet, ProfiBUS, ModBUS, DeviceNet etc)
A good understanding of controls systems

This company offers an excellent remuneration package which includes a company pension scheme, 25 day holiday and a attractive starting salary for the right applicant.

Suitable applicants should apply via the appropriate link.

Immediate start is available