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Control Systems Engineer – Renewable Energy

Control Systems Engineer - Renewable Energy

  • Role type : Permanent
  • Location : Carrick and Girvan
  • Salary : Salary on application
  • Sector : Renewables
  • Ref : 25065
  • Salary: Salary on application

Astute’s Renewables team is partnering with a renewable energy provider with a commitment to professional development and sustainability to recruit a Controls and Instrumentation Engineer to cover their anaerobic digestion assets in Scotland.
The Controls and Instrumentation Engineer comes with a competitive salary, private healthcare, life insurance and company pension.
If you’re an experienced Controls and Instrumentation Engineer and are looking to work for an organisation that is established within the renewable energy sector, then submit your CV to apply today. 
Responsibilities and duties 
Reporting to the Engineering Projects Leader you will: 
•    Validation of new process plant & equipment in process
•    Review and improvement of site control system and networks 
•    Technical troubleshooting of site programming/comms issues, including out of hours support when required
•    Integration of all operating procedures/risk assessments into new process operational sites
•    Training of new and existing operational staff on new and existing sites with assessment of competence
•    Process optimisation of plant parameters during verification and ongoing operations
•    Analyse and assess operational activities in order to identify areas for improvement across the site and within the wider business 
•    Monitor process plant during commissioning/validation and take appropriate action to maintain safe production and undertake technical analysis as required
•    Work as part of validation team on shift at new plants during initial startup phase, supporting operator training and competence assessment
•    Other duties as required
Professional qualifications 
We are looking for someone with the following: 
•    Degree level qualification in Engineering/ Controls & Systems based discipline
Personal skills 
The Control and Instrumentation Engineer role would suit someone who has: 
•    A working knowledge of safe working practices and procedures
•    Competence in electrical engineering / instrumentation and systems software
•    Experience in delivering process improvement projects
•    Experience in plant operations 
Salary and benefits of the Control and Instrumentation Engineer role 
•    Competitive salary 
•    Private healthcare
•    Life insurance
•    Company pension
•    An inclusive and progressive company culture 

To apply for this Control Systems Engineer - Renewable Energy opportunity, please complete the form below. Alternatively, send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02393910041 to speak to Harry Slade who can tell you more. You can also connect with Harry on LinkedIn to view other jobs they are recruiting.

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