L4 Manufacturing/Control Systems Engineer Apprentice

Recruiter
Adsyst (Automation) Ltd
Location
Tesla Court Unit 14, Innovation Way, Peterborough, PE2 6FL
Salary
£12,000.00 annually
Posted
06 Jul 2021
Closes
03 Aug 2021
Ref
VAC001734433
Specialism
Engineering
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
August
Duration
Permanent
We are currently seeking hardworking, resourceful candidates to join our dynamic team at our Peterborough office as an Apprentice Project Engineer to be involved in the full life cycle delivery of control system projects. This role will incorporate software design, implementation, testing and undertaking of on-site commissioning where necessary.

The success candidate will be given training and mentoring, gaining experience and knowledge of PLC's, SCADA, HMI, variable speed drives and instrumentation.

The apprenticeship will be run through Grantham College on a day release and the course is:

https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/engineering-manufacturing-technician-v1-0

Responsibilities will include:
  • Reading design specifications and technical drawings
  • Assisting with the creation of detailed functional design specifications (FDS)
  • Configuration of control system architecture, network connections
  • Production, modification and testing of SCADA & PLC software
  • Site installation and commissioning
  • Customer facing position

Whilst the majority of the work will be within standard working hours this operational role requires you to be flexible and can occasionally have a need to travel to sites which might include an overnight stay.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Proactive and a flexible team player who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and will take a methodical approach to tasks, ensuring attention to detail
  • Good verbal and written communication


Personal qualities

Self-motivated and ambitious with a real interest in driving your career forward in the automation industry.

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs grade C/4, equivalent or above including maths and English
  • Level 3 Qualification in Engineering and Manufacturing


Future prospects

Project Engineer, Control Systems Engineer, ICA Technician, EC&I Engineer.

Things to consider

Driving licence would be an advantage.

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