Cougar Automation is a unique type of Automation System Integrator part of the VINCI Energies Group. Our commitment is to deliver complete electrical, control and automation solutions to our customers within waste and water treatment, oil and gas, pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries.
Our entire focus is on customer service and ensuring that our customers are 100% happy with the work we deliver. To provide this kind of service we believe that everyone who works for Cougar Automation should be 100% happy with their working environment and passionate about the work they do, therefore we set out to create an open organisation in which people have fun, feel valued and equal, share in decision making and are offered continuous development opportunities.
The role is to take responsibility for the design aspects of industrial control panels. Designs are completed in CAD so previous experience with AutoCAD would be advantageous, as would CompEx Certification and experience of hazardous areas. In addition to performing the design of control panels, including all CAD drawings, you will conduct site surveys to establish the functionality of existing panels that are being replaced, manage the panel build, quality control and testing, supervise the installation of panels, and when required the field cabling. We encourage you to develop and in so, offer our customer’s innovation. You will co-ordinate your activities with your Team ensuring all commercial aspects are being met.
Review customer design documents and perform site visits to satisfy yourself as to the requirements of the control panel and any field cabling required
Interface with customers to offer innovative solutions
Engage with the PLC engineers to achieve the best results for our panel designs
Complete the LV electrical design requirements
Complete AutoCAD drawings for the electrical circuits
Write the panel build specification and interface with panel builder sub-contractors to manage the panel build
Write the electrical specification and interface with electrical installation sub-contractors to manage the electrical installation
As part of the commissioning team, commission the ICA electrical panels, field cabling, and when required field instrumentation and valves
Compile customer documentation for the control panel, build and testing
Required Skills and Experience
2-3 years’ experience in an electrical maintenance environment
Have a recognised electrical qualification
Have excellent attention to detail
Highly motivated, organised and flexible
Positive, personable and happy team player
Ability to foster great relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues
Ability to work unsupervised.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office incl. Word, Excel & Outlook.
Must be eligible to work in the UK
This role includes the following benefits:
Flexible working hours based on 37.5 hours per week.
Good location and working environment
25 days holiday
Profit share scheme
VINCI Company shares scheme
Cycle to work scheme
£500 Training allowance per year for work related development
Salary £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
Part of the VINCI Energies Group, AND Automation provides solutions foe industry including the design and integration of industrial automation, supervosry control and data acquisition (SCADA)_ and reporting systems & controls together with implementation and commissioning services. Its main market sectors include Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Energy from Waste.