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Automation / Controls Engineer

Perth Region
CP Personnel


Our client is a professional Industrial Automation Consultancy providing Electrical Design, Control Systems, Process Improvement and Commissioning Solutions for the Resources Sector

At this time we are looking for experienced Electrical / Automation Controls Engineer / Technician to assist with the desoign, programming and installation of the controls systems on industrial and mining sites throughout WA. The projects will vary greatly and encompass a wide variety of automation solutions.

On a daily basis your time will be divided between Perth based development activities and on-site commissioning and troubleshooting of installations in the field: Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Electrical and Panel design.
  • PLC & HMI Programming.
  • Onsite installation and commissioning of new systems.
  • Trouble shooting existing installations in the field

Ideally the successful applicants will be experienced in a comparable role. However applications are also strongly encouraged from candidates who have worked within the automation sector on non-resources based industrial manufacturing sites. However, it will be your ability to demonstrate the following skills and qualifications that are most important:

  • Tertiary or Trade qualifications in the appropriate disciplines.
  • Strong PLC programming, installation and commission skills. Predominantly Schneider but also some Allen Bradley, and Siemens, along with HMI expertise including Wonderware and SCADA.
  • Demonstrable Project Management skills.
  • An ability to work under pressure and display excellent customer service.
  • Be a proactive self starter who builds strong client relationships and understands the needs of your customer.
  • You are able to travel regularly (approximately 1 week in 4).

An attractive salary package will be negotiated, depending on qualifications and experience.

If this sounds like you, then please send us your CV now by hitting the "Apply" button on this page or call Bruce Duxbury on 0424 203 148 for a confidential discussion.