Senior Controls Engineer, Perth

Last update 2024-05-19
Expires 2024-06-19
ID #2067497542
Senior Controls Engineer, Perth
Australia, Western Australia, Perth,
Modified March 12, 2024


We currently have an opportunity for a motivated and talented Senior Controls Engineer to join our Engineering Group based in Sydney. This position plays a leading role in the deployment of electrical control systems. This includes design, documentation, testing and commissioning of materials handling automation hardware and PLC software. The position also provides substantial opportunities to travel across a number of our customer locations in order to fulfil the work requirements.

Key responsibilities of the position include: - Development of functional specifications - Conformance to OHS&E standards in the design and execution of all work - Preparation of electrical schematic drawings, PLC programs and configuration of operator interfaces - Preparation of manufacturing and installation specifications - Planning and supervision of major controls installations - Managing the procurement of parts, the manufacture of cabinets and the electrical installation - Controls project cost control - Testing and commissioning on customer sites - Preparation of test plans and operator & technical manuals - Training of client personnel and providing customer support - Handing over projects to our Customer Service team

What we offer:

Key skills, qualifications and attributes include:
Degree qualified in an Engineering or scientific discipline
Ideal role for those with 7+ years experience in electrical design and installation
Sound knowledge of requirements of AS3000 & AS4024.1
Experience in machine control, safety and functional safety principles
Knowledge of materials handling system controls
Experience in writing of technical documentation
Knowledge of configuration, programming and commissioning of PLCs (Siemens S7 preferred), variable speed drives, barcode scanners and safety devices
Experience in managing installation crews
Willingness to travel during the installation and commissioning phase of a project within Australia and occasionally overseas
Ability to work in project based environment as part of a multi-disciplinary engineering team
Our ideal candidate will have a professional manner and display a dedication to providing a high quality output as well as the ability to work effectively under pressure in business-critical environments.
An attractive salary package is on offer to the right candidate, as well as outstanding career opportunities.
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About Us

If you want to be part of keeping the world moving, the KION Group is the right place. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, our solutions improve the flow of material and information within factories, warehouses, and distribution centers. KION´s success is based on our 41,000 committed international employees.

With our international brands Linde Material Handling, STILL and Baoli and the regional brands Fenwick, and OM, the KION Group represents the highest possible level of technology and service expertise in the area of forklifts and warehouse technology. Dematic with its automated material handling solutions improve the intralogistics processes in warehouses, production and distribution.

We offer interesting jobs and exciting international career opportunities, both in our regional and global operating units and in our overarching group functions within an innovative, forward-looking and fast-growing sector. Our culture is driven by our corporate values: Integrity, Collaboration, Courage and Excellence.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Senior controls engineer

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