Controls Engineer (Automation)

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Dematic Pty Ltd is a world leading supplier in the integrated logistics and material handling industry. We provide intelligent logistics solutions for manufacturing and distribution, as well as comprehensive automation and advanced warehouse software solutions, tailored to our clients’ needs. Our innovative portfolio meets the demands of an ever changing supply chain landscape and is designed to deliver a clear competitive edge.We currently have an opportunity for a motivated and talented Controls Engineer to join our Engineering team based in Brisbane. This position plays a leading role in the deployment of electrical control systems. This includes design, documentation, testing and commissioning of materials handling automation hardware and PLC software. The position also provides substantial opportunities to travel across a number of our customer locations in order to fulfil the work requirements.Key responsibilities of the position include:+ Development of functional specifications+ Conformance to OHS&E standards in the design and execution of all work+ Preparation of electrical schematic drawings, PLC programs and configuration of operator interfaces+ Preparation of manufacturing and installation specifications+ Planning and supervision of major controls installations+ Managing the procurement of parts, the manufacture of cabinets and the electrical installation+ Controls project cost control+ Testing and commissioning on customer sites+ Preparation of test plans and operator & technical manuals+ Training of client personnel and providing customer support+ Handing over projects to our Customer Service teamKey skills, qualifications and attributes include:+ Degree qualified in an Engineering or scientific discipline+ 4+ years experience in electrical design and installation+ Sound knowledge of requirements of AS3000 & AS4024.1+ Experience in machine control, safety and functional safety principles+ Knowledge of materials handling system controls+ Experience in writing of technical documentation+ Knowledge of configuration, programming and commissioning of PLCs (Siemens S7 preferred), variable speed drives, barcode scanners and safety devices+ Experience in managing installation crews+ Willingness to travel during the installation and commissioning phase of a project within Australia and occasionally overseas+ Ability to work in project based environment as part of a multi-disciplinary engineering teamOur ideal candidate will have a professional manner and display a dedication to providing a high quality output as well as the ability to work effectively under pressure in business-critical environments.An attractive salary package is on offer to the right candidate, as well as outstanding career opportunities.How To ApplyIf you would like to apply for the above position, please click on the ‘Apply’ button and submit your resume. Please note that due to the high number of responses, we will only respond to candidates that have been shortlisted.Dematic is committed to proving equal employment opportunity in all areas of employment including recruitment, selection, promotion, training etc. and in accordance with federal and state legislation, Dematic Pty Ltd (Dematic or the Company) promotes a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.Requisition ID: 2020-11241 Job Time: Full-Time Experience Level: Mid Level Travel %: 50 Shift Schedule Display: Standard External Company URL: Street: Unit 6, 17 Mahogany Court