CV, Controls Engineer Targeting Australia Or Middle East

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 27507
(04/28/1988, male)
Skills keywords: airports, baggage handling, controls engineer, design, materials handling
Short Bio:

Time served electrical design and controls engineer with 10 years experience in the baggage handling industry, both on and off site work.

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: British
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Asia, Australia, canada, Caribbean, the, Central America, Dubai, Fiji, Hong Kong, (China), Macao, (China), maldives, Mauritius, Middle East, new zealand, North America, qatar, Samoa, Seychelles, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, United States


A timed served electrical design and controls engineer, with an excellent approach to employment.

Always on time, presentable, well mannered and very flexible. Ideal for a wide variety of jobs due to the numerous qualifications gained. Excellent understanding of the engineering industry. Can adapt to office and site work, ensuring high quality throughout.

Qualifications & Education

Leeds Metropolitan University
BEng (Hons) degree in Engineering Technology

FdSc – Engineering Technology
Hull College of Higher Education

HNC (Higher National Certificate) Electrical & Electronic Engineering

ONC (Ordinary National Certificate) Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Humberside Engineering Training Association (H.E.T.A)
NVQ Level 4 – Engineering Management
NVQ Level 3 – Electrical & Electronic Engineering
NVQ Level 2 – Engineering Operations.

Other Relevant Qualifications

City & Guilds, Level 3 Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations 17th edition.

City & Guilds, Level 3 Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations 16th edition

Construction Skills Health and Safety – CSCS Card

First Aid Qualified

MIET Recognised

Relevant Skills

Experience gained in the following disciplines,

Electrical & Projects

Electrical control and distribution panel manufacture

AutoCAD Electrical

Control and distribution panel design

Various onsite electrical installations

Technical documentation authoring

Software development (predominantly programming in LAD & STL language)

VSD (Inverter) development

Electrical and controls system design

Onsite installation, commissioning, fault finding, testing & handover

Client relations

Cost and time monitoring and logistics

Supervision and management of small teams

Permit control

Isolation control


Siemens; Step 7 – 300 & 400 series, Logo, WinCC & TIA Portal

Modicon Quantum



Variety of X-Ray machine integrations, L-3, Smiths Heimann

ProfiBus, ProfiNet & MPI distribution and networks

Elpro modem communications

KEB Combivis5

SCADA Interfacing

SAC (Sort Allocation Codes) Interfacing (BagStage)

ATR (Automatic Tag Reader) Interfacing (SICK)

Employment Summary

Aug 2010 – Present
Daifuku Logan – Controls Engineer

To lead the successful completion of multiple Baggage Handling Systems, including HBS (Hold Baggage Screening) and TTS (Tilt Tray Sortation) systems, as the role of lead controls and commissioning engineer. To design, engineer and implement all electrical and controls aspects of a project, along with the management and supervision of in house and on site teams. Duties include providing input to the sales and proposals teams from a controls perspective. The design and testing of all electrical control panels, using calculations to help determine cable and component sizing and rating. Authoring of electrical installation packages, including cabling schedules, technical (design, interface, testing and performance) specifications and electrical drawings. Monitoring of control panel manufacture; ensuring that all deadlines and budgets are achieved, promising high quality throughout. Development, emulation and on site commissioning of PLC software, subsequently leading to client testing and handover. Product development, which includes upgrading and improving current solutions, focusing on cost reduction, performance enhancing and efficiency improvements.

Aug 2006 – 2010
Logan Teleflex (UK) Ltd – Junior Controls Engineer

Duties in this role included the design and development of electrical control and distribution panels using AutoCad Electrical. To support lead engineers with documentation, testing and logistics and to gain experience in software methods.

Qualifications gained up to NVQ level 4, HNC, FdSc and BEng.

Aug 2004 – 2006
Fabricom Airport Systems (UK) Ltd – Apprentice Electrical Engineer

To develop background knowledge of the engineering industry. Main roles included the manufacture and testing of electrical control and distribution panels. Qualifications gained up to NVQ level 3 and ONC.

Project Experience

Multiple Domestic & International Airports (Saudi Arabia), including: Tabuk, Medinah, Jeddah, Wadi al Dawasir, Gassim, Sharurah, Jouf, Al Ahsa HBS Departures & Arrivals Lines

System design, planning, development and implementation. On site electrical installation and commissioning, client witness testing & handover. S7-300, TIA (1200), LOGO & WinCC.Programming. X-Ray machine communications.

Multiple Domestic & International Airports (Russia & Eastern Europe), including: Simferopol, Vladivostok, Irkutsk, Ulyanovsk, Samara, Koltsovo, Stavropol, Riga HBS Departures, Transfer & Arrivals Lines

System design, planning, development and implementation. Cost & time monitoring, ensuring all deliverables were achieved. Onsite electrical installation and commissioning, client witness testing & handover. S7-300, TIA (1200), LOGO & WinCC programming. X-Ray machine communications.

Stansted International Airport (UK) 6 Tilt Tray Sorters & OOG – Out Of Gauge Baggage Line. Existing system modifications and improvements. Replacements and modifications of existing equipment. Integration and addition of new equipment. Onsite commissioning, client witness testing & handover. Siemens Logo programming.

Gatwick International Airport (UK) North Terminal 2 Tilt Tray Sorters & Inductions. Provided software and electrical cover on live Tilt Tray Sorter systems. Including working alongside third party companies ensuring the system was achieving optimum throughput with minimum downtime. Fault identification and rectification methods used.

Shannon International Airport (UK) HBS Departures & Transfer Line System design, planning, development and implementation. Cost & time monitoring, ensuring all deliverables were achieved. Onsite commissioning, client witness testing & handover. Modicon Quantum programming. X-Ray machine communications.PLC  upgrade from Modicon to Siemens. Onsite commissioning, client witness testing & handover. Siemens S7-300 programming. X-Ray machine communication

Tianjin International Airport (China) 2 HBS Departure Lines PLC upgrade from Modicon to Siemens. Onsite commissioning, client witness testing & handover. Siemens S7-300 programming. X-Ray machine communications. 2 Tilt Tray Sorters & Inductions Electrical pre-commissioning and software commissioning. Siemens S7-400, Siemens WinCC, Omron PLC, Elpro modem programming. ProfiBus, ethernet and radio communications

Warsaw International Airport (Poland)

Tilt Tray Sorter & Inductions Electrical pre-commissioning and software commissioning. Siemens S7-400, WinCC, Omron PLC, Elpro modem. ProfiBus, ethernet and radio communications. SCADA interfacing and testing.

Gatwick International Airport (UK) South Terminal 2 Tilt Tray Sorters & Inductions Electrical pre-commissioning and software commissioning. Siemens S7-400, WinCC, Omron PLC, Elpro modem. ProfiBus, ethernet and radio communications. SCADA interfacing and testing


Other projects include: Newcastle International Airport (UK), Glasgow International Airport (UK), Khartoum Airport (Sudan), Tanajib ARAMCO Airport (SAR), Al Wedjh Domestic Airport (SAR), Banjul Airport (Gambia), Falklands Islands Airport, Ras Al Khaimah Airport (UAE), London Heathrow Cargo