Responsible for Site Commissioning and Installation of electrical controls equipment to industry standards. Ability to follow instructions and undertake tasks with minimal supervision. Travel is required away from home in the UK and Overseas.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
Ability to read electrical drawings
Able to use and create documents on Microsoft packages
Ability to use PLC programming packages for fault finding and program modifications
Programming and fault finding on drive systems
Configure computer equipment
Understanding of fieldbus systems and network systems
Fault finding of electrical circuits
Capability to carry out testing procedures on control systems
Telephone support of customer issues
Effective time management, field-based sites require travel and periods of time away from home. Must be willing to undertake this commitment
Excellent communication skills. Ability to understand tasks allocated and to work with project team and Clients to deliver projects to timing plans.
Role involves working with the Projects and site installation team to deliver projects to timing plans.
Periods of working with other departments in the business to achieve delivery of the departmental requirements.
Cross Functional Working
Continually build relationships with internal stakeholders to achieve the successful completion of projects
Adapt to roles within other departments to facilitate delivery of projects
Health & Safety
Always follow and promote Group and Company policies and procedures
Ensure all Company equipment and personal PPE properly used
Fully Understand and always adhere to the Company’s Equality Policy at all times
All employees must conduct themselves in accordance with our Corporate Company Values and Business Ethics at all times
Essential Skills & Attributes
Good communication skills, Customer facing skills, ability to work on own, confidence to make decisions to overcome issues
Proven experience of Commissioning Electrical control systems
Previous experience in a similar working environment
Experience in PLC programming packages
Experience of working across other departments in the aviation / automation business.
Wide ranging technical background
Previous experience in all or some of the following areas: Automation
Electrical power systems
Successfully completed an Electrical apprenticeship or NVQ3 diploma in electrical engineering or equivalent qualifications.
Electrical ECS Gold card holder
Computer training qualification
Please note: - This role is to be based in the UK. Suitable candidates will need to have to right to live and work in the UK. Relocation or sponsorship is not an option.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Covid Guidance for the US
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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