Commissioning Engineer - Food Industry

Job Description

COMMISSIONING ENGINEER

Commissioning of food industry equipment and supervision of electrical installation on customers’ sites around the world to ensure that the equipment functions to the required specification and that quality and health & safety standards are met within the allocated time and budgeted cost.

This role is Peterborough based, but with extensive travel both within the UK and overseas. You must be able to work away from home base for extended periods of time, both in the UK and overseas - up to 75% travel around the world.

Commissioning Engineer Pay, Hours and Benefits

  • £45,000
  • £5,000 car allowance 
  • During the assignments outside the UK your salary shall be increased by a factor of 1.5
  • Monday to Thursday, 8:30am – 4:45pm, with an early Finish on Friday’s
  • 30 days holiday (inc statutory) plus an additional three days at Christmas
  • Life Assurance
  • Healthy Pension
  • Company and Private Healthcare Scheme

Commutable From: Corby, Wisbech, Spalding, Stamford, Peterborough

Commissioning Engineer Candidate Requirements

  • Ideally, qualified to an Engineering degree or BTEC Higher Certificate in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Highly motivated individual with the ability to work alone but still be part of a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Experience of installing and commissioning food process equipment in either the Bread, Biscuit, Confectionery, Cereal, Snack or Industrial Extrusion sectors.
  • Customer focussed with excellent communication skills and a successful track record of developing customer relationships.

Knowledge of programming and fault-finding on the following PLC’s

  • Rockwell Logix 5000
  • Siemens S7-300 
  • Siemens S7-1500
  • Mitsubishi
  • Omron
  • Lenze    

Knowledge of programming and fault-finding on the following HMI

  • Rockwell RS View studio
  • Win CC flex
  • Win CC comfort 
  • Lenze

Commissioning Engineer Key Responsibilities

  • The Commissioning Engineer will commission machinery so that its mechanical, electrical, software and process functions perform to the contract specification.
  • Programming and fault-finding software for a variety of PLC platforms.
  • When required, to supervise other engineers on site either employed or contracted by client or by the customer.
  • Communicate with the customer throughout the commissioning stage of a project.
  • Produce a regular report of site activities detailing progress and highlighting any issues such as technical problems, site delays, customer’s comments etc. concluding in a debrief on return from site and a contract completion report.
  • The above to be carried out anywhere in the world for periods of up to 6 weeks to suit the needs of the business.
  • Support Technical and Customer Services in the office and on site.
  • Help research and develop new products in the Innovation Centre.
  • Assist with manufacture and testing of equipment within our factory.
  • To help research and develop new products in the Innovation Centre.
  • It is anticipated when you are not traveling that you will either be working in the factory, the Innovation Centre, Customer Services or in the Drawing Office.
  • To be aware of and follow all company Health & Safety policies and procedures, in respect of self and others.

Probe Technical Recruitment, providing Maintenance, Reliability & Service Recruitment Support since 1994

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