Exciting Opportunity for a System Engineer (DCS & Safety) - Runcorn, Cheshire
Are you a highly motivated System Engineer with a strong background in the Industrial Automation sector? Do you possess the skills to excel in a dynamic technical role without compromising quality and standards? If so, we have a challenging and rewarding position for you at our offices in Runcorn, Cheshire.
We are a leading technology and services provider that caters to various industries, including energy, chemicals, materials, pharmaceuticals, food, and water. Our mission is to address complex production challenges and optimise assets, energy, and supply chains through smart manufacturing and autonomous operations.
As a System Engineer (DCS & Safety), your primary responsibility will be to serve as the technical focal point throughout the project lifecycle, from handover by sales to project closure. You will be based at our Runcorn office and will play a crucial role in ensuring the successful implementation of automation solutions. Your duties will encompass:
DCS software configuration based on client design documentation.
Alarm rationalization in line with industry standards.
Continuous process control and batch process software programming.
Functional Safety SIL classifications and SIF calculations.
Detailed design, including function block programming for safety system SIFs.
Modifying existing safety systems and conducting impact analysis.
Internal testing and leading the Factory Acceptance Test.
Managing site installation and conducting Site Acceptance Test.
Efficient project closure and document authorization by the customer.
Compliance with company procedures.
What You'll Bring:
Highly motivated and flexible work approach.
Values of respect, collaboration, and integrity.
Experience in a similar role within the industrial automation sector.
TUV Functional Safety Certificate or demonstrable knowledge.
Minimum HNC qualification in engineering or process-related subjects.
Practical knowledge of Management Systems such as ISO standards.
Full UK driving license.
Offshore certificates (desirable but not required).
What We Offer:
Competitive salary, with incentives and overtime/TOIL.
Standard working hours with flexibility to meet customer and business needs.
Superb benefits including a generous company pension contribution, private medical insurance, healthcare scheme, and annual leave, with increments based on length of service.
Autonomy and the freedom to excel in your role.
Exciting challenges within a mature organization that encourages individual responsibility and promotes initiatives.
A supportive working atmosphere with opportunities to collaborate with colleagues worldwide.
Access to innovative and advanced high-technology products and services.
Excellent career opportunities within an international environment.
This is a permanent position based in Runcorn, Cheshire, offering a healthy work-life balance that includes a blend of remote and office work. Travel to customer sites in Europe, the UK, offshore, and overseas may be required for specific projects.
Why Choose Us?
At our company, we believe that our employees are key to our success. We actively encourage personal development and continuous learning, providing opportunities for internal and external training through programs like the leadership academy and sales academy.
Diversity and inclusion are not just buzzwords for us; they are core values. We promote a culture that embraces differences and empowers everyone to contribute, succeed, and realize their full potential, free from discrimination.
If you would like further information, apply now!