Controls Software Engineer




Controls & Automation


£45,000 Per Annum


Bonus, Private Healthcare, Life Assurance, 24 Days Holiday + BH


North West

Contract Type:


Controls Software Engineer 

UK Machinery business seeks experienced Controls Software Engineer.

This is a brand-new position within a company that is going through a period of exceptional growth and on target to double their turnover with international machinery sales.

It will predominantly be a home-based position with travel to the Blackburn office for training, panel testing and pre-commissioning activities.

Typical duties for the Controls Software Engineer will include:

  • Full creation of PLC & HMI Software and programming
  • Creating Functional Design Specifications (FDS) and Software Design Specifications (SDS)
  • Panel testing and configuration
  • Factoring Acceptance Testing (FAT’s)
  • Remote commissioning
  • Offer technical support to customers and the field service team

Suitable applicants should be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A proven experience in writing PLC & HMI software from scratch.
  • Worked with a broad range of control platforms such as Allen Bradley, Siemens and/or Mitsubishi.
  • Excellent fault diagnostic and problem-solving skills.
  • Commissioning of control systems for special-purpose machinery.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Basic salary of £45,000 pa 
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Private Healthcare and Life Assurance
  • 24 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Fantastic opportunities for further training and career progression.