Control Systems Engineer

Insight Engineering Australia

About us

Insight Engineering is a dynamic and growing engineering firm based in Geelong, Victoria. We have clients from a diverse range of industry sectors locally, nationally and internationally.  We design, develop and implementing electrical systems, equipment and solutions in a range of different industries.

We provide a range of electrical engineering services including:

  • MES / MOM systems
  • SCADA and HMI systems
  • PLC systems

About the role

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Control Systems Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be experienced in delivering automation projects as a Control Systems Engineer.

Key tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Developing SCADA software across various platforms including Ignition, Citect, ClearSCADA, FTViewSE, Wonderware and iFix
  • Extensive use of databases for the storage and retrieval of process data and generation of reports
  • Programming of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) from various vendors such as Allen-Bradley, Schneider Unity Pro, Omron, Siemens, GE, Honeywell etc.
  • Programming of Human Machine Interface software from various vendors
  • Assisting with the preliminary designs and drawings for engineering projects
  • Ensuring work complies with conditions and parameters set out in scope and in accordance with client practice and procedures
  • Liaising with engineers with regards to designs and drawings to ensure project goals are met
  • Project Management from initial concept to delivery
  • Configuration of Variable Speed Drives
  • Basic design of electrical circuits for motor control, instruments and controlled devices
  • On site commissioning of automation systems
  • Technical Report writing
  • Involvement in resolving design issues and changes
  • Liaising with suppliers and a variety of international and external stakeholders
  • Contributing to continuous improvement and quality outcomes
  • Being familiar with the Australian & International Standards such as AS3000 (Australian Wiring Rules), AS4024 (Safe Guarding of Machinery)
  • Observing and practicing the Company policies, guidelines and procedures

 Benefits and perks

This role is located in a modern warehouse office, easily accessible via the Geelong Ring-Road with free onsite parking.

We offer a competitive salary, family-friendly conditions, high-end technology and opportunities for career advancement.

 Skills and experience

The person will have a degree in Electrical Engineering/Mechatronics/Robotics or Information Systems.

The successful candidate will also have 5+ years’ experience in:

  • PLC programming, commissioning and fault finding on Allen Bradley Logix, Schneider Unity Pro and Siemens Simatic
  • SCADA programming on Ignition, Citect, ClearSCADA, FTViewSE/Studio 5000, WinCC
  • High level personal computer skills and technical ability
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills
  • Being committed to working safely
  • Time management skills – the ability to manage and prioritise day to day workload whilst at the same time meeting both internal and client deadlines
  • Professional and confidential approach with a positive attitude
  • Problem solving, thinking logically and curiosity to do things better
  • Demonstrated experience to deal effectively with people at all levels in a manner that represents excellent customer service
  • Exposure to AutoCAD 2D or other Drafting Software is essential

If you are a Control Systems Engineer looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity at a company that values work-life balance, we encourage you to apply for this position. Please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your qualifications and experience.

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