Commissioning Engineer

Location Birmingham
Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - 45000 per year
Reference BCE/KD

Job Title – Commissioning Engineer

Location – UK Wide Lots work in the Midlands and South of the UK

Salary package - £45,000 OTE easily 65k plus £90 per day project allowance + Company Van + tablet + Phone +

Holiday: 25 days + Bank holidays

Stay away required

The Company

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Commissioning Engineer or who wants to contribute more to the wider business and get involved projects and implementation work.

Our client a leader in the engineering and manufacturing of high-tech intralogistics systems for global markets.  Our client currently turnover 59million in the UK and a Billion of Euros worldwide, this is an excellent time to join a large group with strong backing. Our client is looking for a commissioning engineer to join their projects team. Our client also offers excellent training and for the right candidate an opportunity to progress to a control engineer or project role is achievable.

Through this diversification and new product lines the company’s demand for skilled engineers has risen sharply to help them fulfil their contracts. Their products which include fully automated PLC and SCADA controlled sortation, docking and loading systems are cutting edge and can be custom made to meet the customer’s needs, regardless of scale.

The Role

The Commissioning Engineer duties will include.  You will also be involved with installs, modifications and commissioning work. Projects traditional last from 3 – 6 months.

  • Commissioning of automated controls for supplied or modified equipment in a timely and professional manner
  • Develop and deliver on-site testing (function, integration, and capacity).
  • Ensure implementation and handover of the final approved system and transfer to Hotline.
  • Installation/adjustment of electrical & mechanical equipment – as required.
  • Handover to the customer.
  • Remote technical support for customers as assigned
  • Interpret circuit diagrams and layout drawings for installation and/or troubleshooting purposes
  • Develop and maintain an effective professional relationship with customers and/or project personnel
  • Communicate commissioning/troubleshooting activities to the appropriate personnel in a timely and professional manner
  • Travel domestically 80% of the time
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

The Candidate

To be successful in your application you must have the following skills, abilities or qualifications:

  • Must have an electrical or mechanical qualification.
  • Must be able to fault find on electrical and mechanical systems.
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Must be willing to stay away 3 to 4 days week

Ideally candidates would have previous experience within the materials handling sector as either a Multiskilled Maintenance Engineer or a Field Service Engineer, but they are open to good well-rounded candidates. Ex-forces candidates are also of specific interest depending on experience.

Candidates can be based anywhere in the UK with access to major troads or motorways.

The Benefits

As a Service Engineer, you will expect

Salary -  £45,000 Basic OTE 65K plus easily

Our client will offer training/development and possible progression for the right candidate.

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation