Control Systems Engineer, Brisbane

Last update 2024-05-24
Expires 2024-06-24
ID #2157714027
500,000 AU$
Control Systems Engineer, Brisbane
Australia, Queensland, Brisbane,
Modified May 17, 2024



is an Electrical Engineering Services Provider delivering HV/LV & E&I engineering, installation, testing, commissioning, operations and maintenance and engineering services to our clients in the Mining, Oil & Gas, Utilities, Renewable Energy, Rail and Defence sectors across Australia and SE Asia.

Powertech are a trusted advisor to our diverse client base, our strengths are our people and building mutually beneficial long term client relationships.

We value professional excellence, integrity, co-creation and a passion for solving our client’s problems.
We have an immediate requirement for a

Control Systems Engineer

to join our office in


on a

permanent basis

. As this is a permanent role, applicants either need to live locally or be willing to relocate - we would be happy to discuss relocation costs from anywhere in Australia.
Job Description

The Role:
Design and develop full control systems solutions for assigned projects
Ensure design and implementation is aligned to project technical specifications.
Liaise with Electrical Engineers for integration into overall project detailed design.
Ensuring all work is completed to a high level of accuracy and quality.
Ensure project schedule and budget is achieved.
Development of all ITP/ITR’s, Technical Specifications, FAT/SAT work packs, training manuals etc.
Provide key input into the selection of equipment for defined applications
Technical and Project Report Writing.
Desired Skills and Experience

The Person:
Minimum of 5-7 years’ demonstrated experience in personally designing and delivering complex control system projects with values of $500 K or higher.
Tertiary qualification in Engineering (Mechatronics., Control Systems) or equivalent experience and relevant qualification in an electrical/instrumentation (QLD License).
Should be proficient across a variety of DCS/SCADA-PLC solutions from concept design, detailed design and engineering support with implementation and FAT/SAT.
Experience with DCS Systems (i.e. Yokogawa Centum DCS, Siemens Simatic PCS 7 etc.).
Experience with SCADA Systems (i.e. Fast/Tools, Citect, FT View, Win CC etc.).
Extensive experience with PLC Systems (i.e. Allen Bradley, Schneider Modicon, Siemens Simatic etc.).
Extensive Process control background, with a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification in Mechatronics or Control Systems Engineering.
PLC/SCADA/DCS system design and development/programming on major complex systems.
Experience in designing, developing, and diagnosing PLC, RTU, HMI, SCADA and network systems.
Ability to interpret control system requirements and create functional design specification (FDS), Interface Data Table (IDT), IO Summary, Cables, and termination schedules.
Strong experience in Generator control systems / Inverters.
Field instrumentation
Process Control System (PCS)
Experience with Auto CAD Electrical
Please provide full details of 3 major projects completed with your application letter detailing:
Project Description and Value
Hardware/Software Solution utilised and redundancy level
Number and description of HMI pages
Number of I/O and specific interfaces to third party devices (i.e., generator control systems etc)
Apply Now:
If you believe you meet the above criteria and would like to be considered for the role, please upload an updated resume and cover letter. We would take pleasure in to hearing from you.
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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Control systems engineer

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