Control Engineer

Location County Down, Northern Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £26000 per annum
Published 3 months ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job ref Control engineer_1599747728

Job description

Control Engineer

Location: County Down

Salary: Competitive

We are working alongside a rapidly growing company who are seeking to add to the Maintenance team with a Control Engineer.


  • Ensure day to day electronic maintenance is carried out efficiently and effectively on a range of control systems and automated equipment whilst adhering to company SOPs
  • Enforce quality-driven methodologies for implementing changes and improving equipment reliability
  • Collaborate with other departments to provide solutions and efficiencies for the business
  • Support new control systems and instrumentation design, installation and commissioning
  • To recommend organisational solutions enabling optimisation of production systems
  • Providing technical support on control system specifications or applications, planned maintenance development and troubleshooting.
  • Provide project lifecycle documentation for small projects where the need for process control improvements have been identified, including but not limited to; requirements documents,
  • Carry out computer (control) systems administration activities, to include user administration and data control; ensuring that administration activities are carried out and records kept in line with cGxP regulations
  • Ensuring that external contractors are adhering to procedures while on-site at all times.
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary by management.

Essential Criteria:

  • Applicants must demonstrate the following essential criteria in order to be considered for an interview:
  • Higher Level qualification in an engineering discipline & a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • In-depth knowledge of process control and instrumentation
  • Strong technical skills
  • Experience in carrying out PLC-based control system fault finding and planned maintenance
  • Ability to understand PLC logic code (Siemens/Mitsubishi) for the purpose of troubleshooting
  • A logical and well-organised approach to problem-solving

Desirable Criteria:

  • Ability to program Siemens and/or Mitsubishi PLC's
  • ATEX qualified
  • Experience using a Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Experience of technical documentation writing (e.g. SOP's, Instrument/Equipment
  • Specifications)

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to OR call on 02890 323333 EXT: 410

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