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Summer Intership - Control Systems Engineer Intern

Dunfermline, Scotland, UK

About the Role

We are seeking a motivated and technologically savvy Engineering Intern to join us during the academic summer break. This role offers the unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the field of electrical engineering, particularly in the design, build, and implementation of control systems used across various industries. The intern will engage in a mix of projects, including site visits, workshop builds, and computer-based tasks, providing a well-rounded experience in the operational aspects of control systems engineering.

Key Responsibilities:
·         Assist in the development and testing of control systems.
·         Support the integration of hardware and software components.
·         Conduct system diagnostics and troubleshoot issues.
·         Participate in fieldwork, including site visits and system installations.
·         Compile and analyse data to improve system efficiency.
·         Document technical procedures and project progress.

Desirable Attributes:
·         Currently pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering, Programming, Control Systems Engineering, or a related field.
·         Strong computer skills with the desire to learn programming languages specific to control systems.
·         An understanding of electrical circuits and control theory.
·         Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
·         Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
·         Willingness to engage in both theoretical and practical tasks.
·         Willingness to travel locally as required.

Learning Opportunities:
During this internship, you will have the chance to:
·         Gain practical experience in the application of control systems theory and principles.
·         Develop skills in diagnosing and troubleshooting system issues.
·         Enhance your understanding of the integration between hardware and software in control systems.
·         Work alongside experienced engineers and professionals, providing valuable industry insight.
·         Learn about the latest technologies and methodologies used in control systems engineering.

Application Process:
Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV, highlighting their interest in control systems engineering alongside an academic reference, to Tom Elliot @  If suitable the candidate will be invited to a interview, and if successful an offer will follow.

We look forward to welcoming an enthusiastic intern, ready to explore the intricacies of control systems engineering while contributing to real-world projects.

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