Automation Engineer

We are currently recruiting for an Automation engineer on permanent or temporary basis to join our team in Blackburn, Aberdeen.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience: 

  • Proficient at programming of PLC based control systems (Siemens TIA Portal) with many digital and analogue data points with remote I/O.
  • Proving, building and testing design concepts (Communication with VSD drives, Battery Chargers, HMI Screens)
  • Proficient at component selection, creating and approving Bills of Materials for automation parts.
  • Proficient Technical manual writing, operating philosophy and i/o lists.  
  • PLC programming experience using TIA portal
  • Knowledge of industrial communication protocols i.e CAN bus, Profinet, Modbus and RS-485.
  • Willing to work with software environments such as panel pilot, modpoll, modscan.
  • Testing PLC based control systems to prove their  functionality
  • Design & developing new technology
  • ​​​​An engineering degree in a relevant field is preferred
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Proficient with Programming of Siemens PLC systems
  • Hands on experience of control systems
  • Ability to manage workload efficiently​​​
Additional Information:

JCE Group (UK) Ltd

Blackburn Business Park


AB21 0PS

Contract Type Permanent, 40 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
Salary Competitive, dependent on experience

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To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Stuart Campbell, Engineering Manager