Job Description

Be part of an innovative team driving Machine Maintenance, Installation, and Service excellence for onshore and offshore operations. We're actively recruiting a skilled Automation and Electrical Engineer to contribute to cutting-edge projects. Whether you hold a degree in Electronics, Automation, or Mechatronics, or possess an HND/HNC/NVQL3 with relevant experience, we welcome your expertise to join our clients expanding company.


Compensation and Benefits:


  • Competitive Salary: £35,000 - £70,000 dependent on experience.
  • Pension: Enjoy a 4% pension plan to secure your financial future.
  • Healthcare: Comprehensive Bupa healthcare coverage.
  • Bonus: Profit share bonus awarded bi-annually.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: As an Automation and Electrical Engineer, your key responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing tenders, offers, design, and engineering within your discipline.
  • Providing technical support for electrical, PLC & Drives systems and adeptly troubleshooting faults.
  • Developing and reviewing PLC & Drives specifications, logic tables, and FDS documents.
  • Preparing comprehensive automation project documentation and certification packages.
  • Crafting PLC logic flow/process charts to facilitate efficient fault-finding.
  • Conducting Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) procedures and running FAT with client witness.
  • Retrieving PLC & drives programming code for reverse engineering or upgrading.
  • Designing and coding electrical and PLC systems for onshore and offshore cranes and lifting equipment.
  • Managing all technical and commercial aspects of projects.
  • Undertaking offshore and onshore surveys and project work scopes.
  • Ensuring compliance with HSEQ policies, safety management systems, and industry regulations.
  • Identifying and implementing safe work methods and systems, with a focus on hazard identification.
  • Planning and organising client work processes with a strong emphasis on safety and environmental considerations.

Skills & Competencies: To excel in this role, you should possess:

  • Knowledge and experience in coding on Siemens systems.
  • Experience with Siemens drive systems, especially S120.
  • Familiarity with SCADA systems.
  • Strong managerial and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently with a methodical, dynamic approach.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Onshore crane and lifting experience (preferred- not essential)
  • Understanding of Ports operations.
  • Sound IT skills, including MS Project, Excel, and Word.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in the design and/or maintenance of electrical, PLC & drives systems.