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Electrical Design Engineer / Controls Engineer

Job Reference: 31172_1519316477
Location: Hampshire
Discipline:/ Controls and Automation
Salary Range:

£35000 to 50000 per Annum + benefits

Job Type: Permanent

This well established and successful manufacturer of industrial machinery is currently seeking an Controls Engineer /Electrical Design Engineer to join their team due to growth.

As Electrical Design Engineer, your role will be to work with other electrical/electronic design engineers and take direction from them to develop control systems hardware and PLC software for both current and future equipment.

Responsibilities will include:

* Conceptual design
* Electrical CAD technical documentation
* PLC Programming
* BOMs
* Design calculations and feasibility studies

You will be working in a progressive team of multi-disciplined engineers within the overall engineering department and a flexible approach is essential.

To be successful in the role of Electrical Design Engineer, the ideal candidate will have -

* Experience of an electrical CAD Software package for circuit design (ie Autocad/Autocad Electrical, Elecworks)
* A background in the manufacturing industry designing special purpose control systems for machines or capital equipment.
* HND or Degree level in control/electrical/electronic or related engineering subjects or HNC with relevant experience.
* Experience of PLCs - to a minimum of modification and fault-finding (training on programming will be provided)

Any of the following would be useful but not essential -

* Knowledge of SCADA and HMI and motor drive programming
* Good general PC skills including all MS Office packages
* A general knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering

Candidates suitable for this role are likely to hold the title Systems Engineer, Controls Engineer, Controls Systems Engineer, PLC Programmer, Electrical Design Engineer.

On offer

* A competitive salary depending on experience
* Company pension
* Bonus (paid into pension)
* Training in PLC Programming and Elecworks
* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
* 40 hours per week (8.00 am - 5.00 pm, Monday - Friday)
* Career opportunities and progression

Apply now to be considered for this role!

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