Support Engineer - Stone

Ref: S-2018-1

To express an interest in this position, e-mail with a cover letter and CV, quoting the job reference number.



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Capula is part of the Imtech Group and a leading advanced automation and real-time business intelligence company specialising in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services with major customers in the Nuclear, Energy & Industry and Transmission & Distribution markets.  The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, and project delivery, quality and safety.

Summary of Key Activities:

An Automation Engineer to supplement our Service & Support team with specific PLC/HMI & Drives skills. The successful candidate will work as part of a team but is often required to attend a client’s site and work on their own. Their key activities will include:

  • Routine maintenance/service visits to our customer’s sites.
  • Fault-finding on systems under support.
  • Modifications & upgrades to systems under support.
  • Service reports & client meetings.
  • Support to our Sales & Delivery teams.
  • Small-project work.
  • Out-of-hours support (rota-based).

Essential Requirements:

Our requirement is for an engineer with good Siemens PLC and network experience but ideally they will also be conversant with Rockwell PLCs too.

  • PLCs
    • Siemens S7-200, 300, 400, 1200 (Step 7 & TIA Portal)
    • Rockwell SLC500/ControlLogix (RSLogix500/5000)
  • Networks
    • Ethernet, Profinet, Profibus (DP/PA), ControlNet, DeviceNet, DH+ RIO, ASI
  • Experience of working in a service & support role

Desirable Skills:

The role will require some understanding of the following systems but additional training on these will be provided where necessary.

    • Siemens SIMATIC HMIs (WinCC/WinCC Flex)
    • Rockwell HMIs (RSView/FactoryTalk View ME)
    • Wonderware InTouch
  • Drives
    • Danfos, Emerson, Elau Servo Drives
  • Experience of working in an automation/manufacturing environment

Candidates should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Confident, capable and able to work under their own initiative
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be flexible in their working methods

Please send your CV with cover letter referencing S-2018-1 and explaining why you are interested in this role to: