PLC Engineer

  •  Kingsbury
  •   £38.60 - 38.60 per hour + 30 days holidays per annum + pension scheme £ / Hour
  •   Full Time
  •   Permanent
  •   Job Reference PLCeng

VGC are currently recruiting for a PLC Engineer to join HS2 project in Kingsbury near Tamworth.

Job Duties:

  • Meeting with clients to discuss their mechanical or electrical automation needs.
  • Drawing electrical or mechanical schematics to demonstrate how processes will work.
  • Developing and installing machine programs using automation Scada software and custom coding languages.
  • Determining machine automation test criteria before the final installation.
  • Testing automated systems for efficiency, safety, and reliability.
  • Troubleshooting system errors.
  • Overseeing the successful installation of PLC programs.
  • Documenting development processes.
  • Providing clients with technical support.

Requirements – CSCS card or equivalent, Engineering degree and experience

Working hours-  Monday – Friday 7.30 – 5.30 with an hour break each day

Rate – £38. 60per hour PAYE


During the week – over 10 hours – time and a third

Weekends – time and a half

Lodge allowance will be provided for candidates located 50 miles and over from the job and further. Lodge allowance will be £49.08 per shift (taxable)

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