Control Systems Engineer

Perth, Australia Countrywide
18 Sep 2018
25 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs is one of the world's leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialise in engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

The Control Systems Engineer role is based in Perth, WA and reports to the Chief Engineer, as well as Project Managers across a wide variety of projects. We are looking for engineering professionals with solid experience in a similar role within a design and execution team.

The position will be responsible for

• Development of control system design and implementation deliverables, including Requirements Specifications, Scopes of Work, Functional Specifications and Test documentation.

• PLC and HMI development and testing.

• Interface with vendors to ensure compliance with project specifications.

• Attendance at panel factory acceptance testing and vendor integration testing.

• On site commissioning (various locations).

• Support development of engineering / design effort hour estimates.

• Involvement and promotion of Safety in Design on control system projects.

About you

• Engineering degree qualification.

• Experience in control system design and/or execution projects.

• Ability to work autonomously and as part of the team.

• A desire for personal development and a keen eye for detail.

• A focus on quality and performance.

• Allen-Bradley ControlLogix PLC development experience preferred.

• FactoryTalk View and/or Citect and/or Wonderware experience beneficial.

• Experience with materials handling and commissioning is beneficial.

• Experience with multidisciplinary design interfaces (particularly electrical and mechanical) beneficial.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we offer rewarding careers with ongoing development opportunities, flexible working arrangements and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive.

Our Control Systems team in Perth is a key team in the wider Asia Pacific business and provides opportunities to work on national and international projects. We are able to apply our significant international experience in the delivery of complex electrical designs to local clients. This role comes with significant future potential to work across Jacobs globally leading some of the world's largest industrial projects.

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Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.