Careers

Following a period of expansion and change, ATM are seeking experienced and talented people for the following roles:

 

Control System Engineer


The Role:

  • Responsible for writing & developing software, PLC & HMI coding for various automation projects.
  • To be responsible for the electrical design and creation of machine control system solutions for special purpose automated machinery projects.
  • Deliver control and safety systems which comply with the requirements of the machinery directive and appropriate national & international standards
  • Deliver electrical system design, selection of components and generating detailed circuit diagrams
  • Integration of various robots, including Scara, Delta & 6-axis
  • To communicate effectively to customers, suppliers and team members
  • To be part of a team dedicated to delivering projects to plan and budget

 

Key Tasks:

  • To design, develop and commission machine control and safety systems
  • Responsible for creation of electrical documentation including circuit diagrams, cable schedules, installation documents and bills of materials
  • Responsible for ensuring that machine electrical systems and safety system comply with all relevant European and international safety standards
  • Responsible for correct selection and procurement of all components
  • Maintain clear concise technical documentation, design specifications, machine manuals etc
  • Supervise electrical technicians and control the build of machine control systems
  • For medical sector projects work to the requirements of a regulated system such as GAMP 5
  • Assistance during the commissioning of machine control systems and perform machine testing and carry out Factory Acceptance and Site Acceptance testing
  • Responsible for ensuring that the control system are to budget and within required timescales
  • Provide customer support that can include visits to customer's site throughout the UK and to assist with the installation, commissioning and troubleshooting when required.

 

Candidate Profile: 

Competence in software design and PLC coding experience with the following equipment would be an advantage:

  • B&R, Omron, Siemens, Mitsubishi,
  • Competence in electrical design for machine automation
  • Knowledge of ePlan as this is our preferred design package
  • Knowledge and understanding of the various national and international electrical standards for machine design and machine safety systems and requirements to CE mark machine systems
  • Experience of integrating Scara, Delta and 6-axis robots would be an advantage.  
  • Demonstrate a proven track record of successfully delivering machine control system projects to required timescale and budget
  • Knowledge and understanding of the various national and international electrical standards for machine design and machine safety systems and requirements to CE mark machine systems
  • Degree qualified or equivalent in electrical/electronic engineering or closely related control system discipline
  • Minimum 7-10 years' experience in control systems engineering related to automation machinery.
  • Must be self-motivating with a 'can do' attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal
  • Desire to combine practical application with a theoretical approach
  • Prepared to travel within the UK if necessary

To apply please send a full CV in the strictest confidence to including current salary details to sales@atmautomation.com quoting reference number ATM201707.

Direct applications only - strictly no recruiting agencies.

 

 

End of Arm Tooling Technician

 

Due to a recent development in the End of Arm Tooling department we are looking for a person to work in our close team, building bespoke robotic End of Arm Tooling.

 

The role:

 

Building tooling from CAD data from injection mould tools and sample components.

 

The following attributed would be advantageous:

 

  • An understanding of CAD mould tool design
  • An understanding of robotic handling devices
  • A recongnised time served in an apprenticeship
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, to customers, suppliers and colleague
  • Team player dedicated to delivering projects to plan

 

This is a rewarding position with the scope to progress within the department.

To apply please send a full CV in the strictest confidence to including current salary details to sales@atmautomation.com quoting reference number ATM201610.

Direct applications only - strictly no recruiting agencies.