Controls Software & Electrical Design Engineer




Design Engineers, Controls & Automation


£45,000 to £54,000 Per Annum



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Controls Software & Electrical Design Engineer

A specialist supplier of industrial machinery (Capital Equipment) seeks an experienced Controls Software & Electrical Design Engineer.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a business with an excellent reputation in their industry and that is about to embark on a new era of growth and investment.

The role offers on-target-earnings in the region of £47K to £54K pa, which is based on a basic salary between £45K to £50K pa + Overnight Allowances.

You should be flexible to spend 1 week in every 2 months traveling.

Typical duties will include:

  • Writing control software from scratch and modifying legacy programmes
  • Programming PLC & HMI systems
  • Designing machine control hardware
  • Producing Functional Design Specification (FDS) and Control Wiring Diagrams
  • Producing electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical
  • Remote commissioning and support
  • On-Site Commissioning and support (UK and Overseas)
  • Pre-Shipment Testing and Aftermarket Modifications
  • Produce Bill of Materials (BOM’s)

Suitable applicants will hold the following skills and experience:

  • Qualified in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
  • At least 2 years of experience in writing control software from scratch
  • Experienced programming a variety of PLC & HMI platforms (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Rockwell etc)
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office