Yolk Recruitment are are seeking a Controls Engineer to join our client where you'll be involved in modifying existing control systems under support contracts and project work. Primarily working with Rockwell PLCs and Rockwell/Wonderware InTouch SCADA systems, you'll also handle Siemens PLC/SCADA technologies. The role, is hybrid , involves the entire software/systems lifecycle-from design and coding to testing, installation, configuration, and documentation, following stringent QA procedures. Occasional on-site work at customer locations is essential, and the role demands adherence to project timelines.
Develop PLC and/or SCADA system designs from customer requirements.
Program PLCs and configure SCADA systems based on developed or provided designs.
Engage throughout the software/systems lifecycle, ensuring compliance with QA procedures.
Execute installation, configuration, and testing work at customer sites.
Collaborate within project teams to meet customer deadlines.
Engineering/Computer-related qualification (degree/HND) or equivalent industrial experience.
Strong client-facing skills, with the ability to work seamlessly in combined client/contractor teams.
Experience in producing design documentation and Test Specifications.
Willingness to travel and work away as needed.
Ability to attain UK Security Clearance.
Valid driving license.
Experience with at least one of the PLC and SCADA platforms mentioned.
Minimum of 3 years' experience to meet the requirements of this role.
Knowledge of project lifecycle.
PLC system design, coding, testing, and commissioning expertise.
SCADA system design, configuration, and commissioning skills.
Analytical thinker with a logical problem-solving approach.
Confident and capable of working accurately independently and within a team.
Quick learner, adept at understanding client requirements and translating them into effective solutions.
Ability to thrive under pressure and meet deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Willingness to take ownership of workstreams.
Flexibility in working methods.
Strong commitment to a safe work ethic.
Here are the following benefits to permanent employees:
25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
Flexible working arrangements.
Life assurance policy.
Private health care.
Salary sacrifice program.
Mental health assistance program.
Cycle to work scheme.
Green car scheme.
Support in achieving professional engineer status (IEng, CEng), with professional membership fees covered.