Systems and Applications Engineer

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    Warrington, Cheshire

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    £1 - £2 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    8 months ago

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Systems and Applications Engineer

Location: Warrington/ Basingstoke

Permanent role

A recognised automation organisation providing provides total power plant and process automation as well as controls and measurement solutions for the paper making industry, amongst others, are seeking a Systems and Applications Engineer.

You will be involved in the delivery of projects, maintenance and breakdown services to installed base customers within the Power Generation, Process industries, Paper Making, Minerals and the Marine sectors.

You will provide routine and on demand customer service including software development and documentation, maintenance / inspection of automation systems, which will include providing periodic out of hours 'On-Call' emergency support. At other times you may be deployed within our Operations Team to provide project and commissioning support on large scale capital projects.

Requirements - Systems and Applications Engineer

  • Be highly motivated, with excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to form and maintain working relationships with customers and colleagues at all levels.

  • Have a broad range of experience and knowledge of DCS (SCADA/PLC), Instrumentation systems and associated wiring, Safety Instrumented Systems, Information Management (Database/SQL), Machine Control or Condition Monitoring.

  • Be able to plan and work independently and efficiently in the delivery of service projects

  • Be collaborative and supportive in your approach to working as part of a team

  • Be qualified to at least HNC / HND level in a relevant Engineering discipline

  • Have a minimum of three years' work experience with Automation Systems, DCS, PLC/SCADA, SRS

  • Have a strong understanding of IT concepts including Networks, Security and Operating Systems

  • Be able to design / generate / modify DCS / SIS application software and hardware to fulfil customer requirements / specifications

  • Be able to diagnose, repair and maintain electrical, mechanical and instrumentation systems

  • Have experience of providing detailed project / service documentation in an accurate and timely manner

  • Be able to effectively outline, promote and recommend the Company's products / services and solutions to provide for the long-term operation / improvement of customer processes

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