A key client based in Surrey is looking for a Senior Control Systems/Senior Support Engineer, for their growing team. Base salary will be circa £45K pa, however OTE has the potential to be a far greater figure and they are offering an exciting package. Ideally they are looking for someone to be in place in the next 4-6 weeks.

The Role:
*Preparation of requirement, functional, design, test and other specifications, plans, drawings and software in accordance with Company procedures.
*Provide verbal and written reports to communicate project status as required and contribute to project review meetings.
*Attend on-shore and offshore sites both in UK and abroad as necessary including, rota-based visits, attending site at short notice.
*Provide technical telephone assistance to customers when necessary, including, on a rota-basis, with the carrying of a mobile phone covering out of hours support.
*To perform work in compliance with the company's QA Standards and Procedures.
*Peer checking of reports and documentation
*Client liaison and interface management. Development and maintenance of customer relationship.

The Skills:
*Knowledge of control and safety system applications, support and integration for the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical or pharmaceutical industries with on-shore and off-shore site experience.
*Experience of safety and control system applications throughout the project life cycle from initial design concepts through to installation and subsequent client support.
*Software design and support experience of PLC/HMI or DCS based control systems. Application experience of third party systems integration.

Knowledge of some or all the following PLC and SCADA products would be desirable:
GE Fanuc, GE 90/30, GE 90/70, Trusted/Plantguard, AADvance, Regent, Allen Bradley PLC5, CLX, SLC500, Cimplicity, FT View, Wonderware InTouch, Panorama.
*Knowledge of communications protocols including Modbus, OPC, DH+
*Hardware design and support experience relating to control system equipment PC's, PLC's (panels, control desks and control rooms) and integration of other manufacturers equipment.

If you are interested in this role please send your CV. If you would like more information, please call.

*I am offering referral fees of £500* for successful candidates, so if you know someone who could be interested then please get them to send across their CVs.