JOB TITLE: Field Service Engineer - Controls


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Aberdeenshire
Job Reference : 12323CJ Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 25/04/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 per annum + Car,Bon,Pen,OT,Hol
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

A wonderful opportunity to work for a global specialist in energy management, voted on of the top 25 companies to work for worldwide. You'll be given the opportunity to work with some of biggest, Oil & Gas and Food & Beverage companies in the industry. This is an opportunity to continue and further your professional development within a global company, receiving some of the best training in the business on Triconex and Foxboro automation/process control systems and around £50k total annually.


Job Description

Field Service Engineer - Controls
Aberdeen
£40k basic (potentially more for perfect candidate) + Holiday, Overtime, Car, Petrol, Pension, Bonus, On-call

Opportunity

A wonderful opportunity to work for a global specialist in energy management, voted on of the top 25 companies to work for worldwide. You'll be given the opportunity to work with some of biggest, Oil & Gas and Food & Beverage companies in the industry. This is an opportunity to continue and further your professional development within a global company, receiving some of the best training in the business on Triconex and Foxboro automation/process control systems and around £50k total annually, starting off with the opportunity with training and development to earn a lot more.

The Role

You'll work alongside within a team of skilled engineers with existing and new clients within Oil and Gas, Paper and Food and Beverage industries based in Aberdeen, North Sea and Nordic regions. You will provide technical support to our install based customers in U.K, Continental Shelf and Nordic regions from the Aberdeen office coupled with performing regular Preventive Maintenance visits and install work to client sites, troubleshooting and diagnosing existing or potential System faults, providing recommendations and solutions to customers and implementing these on site.

The role will require you to spend around 50% of your time in the Aberdeen office every month and the rest of the time out in the field mainly in the North sea and Nordic Regions, looking after client sites.

You will be rewarded for time away from home and will be home every weekend.

Position Description:
*Perform regular System and Software Maintenance visits to check out and approve operational quality of system equipment and software on Client sites.
*Advise clients on improvements to install, maintenance and performance of existing Hardware/Software, future upgrades, System expansions and new Project opportunities.
*Coordinate and implement Hardware/Software installations, upgrades and expansion projects on Client sites.
*Setup and establish communications from Foxboro and Triconex Systems to 3rd Party PLC's/Servers using Industry standard protocols such as Modbus, Profibus, Control Logix, OPC etc.
*Troubleshoot and Diagnose System Hardware and Software faults on Foxboro and Triconex Safety Systems.
*Implement corrective action and prioritize solutions according to customer schedules and downtime costs.
*Assist Projects Team with FEED, Functional Design and Test Documentation, Systems Engineering and Configuration, Acceptance Testing, On Site Installation and Commissioning of new Systems.
*Work with Sales and Proposals teams to provide technical support.
Qualifications
*HNC/HND/Degree Engineering or related discipline.
*Control and Instrumentation or Electrical Apprenticeship.
*Experience and knowledge of Foxboro/or Triconex/ESD/DCS is preferred.
*Good fault finding and analytical skills essential.
*Previous experience and understanding of automation/controls/ESD/DCS or PLC's is essential.
*Relevant technical experience in Chemical, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, Pharmaceutical or Paper industries is preferred.
*Previous experience and involvement of major Projects and Commissioning is preferred.
*Good report writing and communication skills are essential.
*Must hold a Full UK Driving License.


Job Keywords

field engineer, controls, ESD, DCS, triconex, foxboro, oil and gas, maintenance, safety systems, PLC, distributed controls, emergency shutdown



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