Electrical Controls Engineer

35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + pension and holidays
27 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We are a specialist manufacturing business with ambitious plans and a history of steady and sustained growth. In line with planned expansion the manufacturing, design business needs to recruit an additional controls Engineer to join the existing team.

The Electrical controls engineer will be both willing and able to offer flexibility with regards to the work they perform and the needs of the business.

The role:

- Working from a design brief and specification to generate a controls concept.
- Development of controls scheme on paper and communicate to a detailer for Cad generation
- Development of BOM`s
- Electrical circuit design
- Programming PLC`s such as Siemens & Allen Bradley
- HMI integration
- Variable speed drives and servo drive
- Plan and develop complex software programs.

The candidate:

- Candidates will be considered at several levels of experience, hence the large range of salary available.
- The ideal candidate will be qualified to a degree level but good working experience will also be considered.
- Willing travel approximately up to three weeks in a year. In durations of 1 day to up to two weeks.
- Experience within a special purpose machinery background would be highly advantageous though not essential.
- The controls engineer will be as happy working on the shop floor as they are in the offices designing and developing.

If you have the skills and can offer the flexibility that will suit this opportunity, you will be rewarded with an opportunity to progress into a lead engineer/ department manager role in the medium term future.

Please immediately apply with a copy of your cv via the job board for consideration