Westland is leading the way in horticulture and is proud to be one of the largest horticultural companies in the UK and Europe. A market leader in our categories, we supply a wide range of gardening, pet care and environmental products to the retail market.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a full time, permanent Control System Engineer tojoin our head office team, based in Granville Industrial Estate Dungannon. The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of all Control Systems projects allocated to them, which will require travel to our sites throughout the UK and Ireland.
The successful candidate will also work closely with the Project Engineer/Manager, colleagues and management to ensure that the solution provided is delivered on time, is of minimum cost whilst being technically acceptable and in accordance with the client specifications and the Companies offer.
Responsibilities will include:
- Working with PLC software on one or all the following, Siemens, Rockwell, Schneider, VFD/Motion Control.
- Actively involved in the designing, developing, programming, and testing of PLC systems.
- Creating and reading logic and flow diagrams for program design, programming, simulation, testing and start-up.
- System monitoring, debugging, and troubleshooting operational problems.
- Actively developing programs for installation whilst modifying and improving existing programs.
- Support the existing Maintenance Engineering team with the programming, repairing, installing, and maintaining of the PLC systems.
- Electrical Engineer/Electronic Engineer/Control Systems Engineer/Mechatronics degree qualified or equivalent qualifications or experience
- Proven skills in delivering Software/Hardware elements of a complete Control System Project, with good experience in managing those elements.
- Proven experience in Control Systems Engineering role with extensive knowledge and experience of all major Control Systems including, but not exclusive to the following:
- Siemens - S5/S7, TIA, WinCC Professional, Wincc V7, Process Historian, PCS7
- Rockwell – SLC/Logix, Logix Studio/5000/500, FactoryTalk View, Historian, Vantagepoint, Plantpax.
- Schneider – TSX Premium/M, PL7, Unity, Wonderware System Platform, Intouch GE – Proficy Ifix, Historian, Portal.
- VFD/Motion Control: Siemens, Rockwell/AB, Control Techniques/Nidec.
If you are ready to experience a new challenge within a thriving organisation, who can offer job security, please forward us your application outlining your reasons for applying and how you meet the above criteria.
Westland Horticulture is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Reference ID: CSE/10/20 - GRN
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
- Previous : 5 years (Preferred)