Controls Support Engineer




Field Service Engineers, Controls & Automation


£45,000 Per Annum


Paid Overtime, Private Healthcare etc


North West

Contract Type:


Controls Support Engineer

This exciting opportunity for an experienced Software & Controls Engineer to join a growing engineering firm that supplies capital equipment to the global FMCG Manufacturing industry. 
About the Role:

  • PLC Software Design, Programming & Testing;
  • The development and upgrade of HMI applications;
  • Configuring SCADA pages;
  • Scheduled maintenance and on-site Commissioning (Worldwide Travel);
  • Providing ongoing support to ensure Control Systems performing to the highest standards;
  • Responding to customers queries and resolving issues via remote access;
  • Preparing written technical documentation and equipment support manuals;
  • Ensure control panels are built to the required specifications;
  • Factory testing of control systems prior to sending to site;
  • Supporting system integration on customers manufacturing floor;

About the Person:

  • A hands-on engineer with at least 2 years of experience within a relevant controls and software engineering background;
  • Must be competent writing Control Software programs from scratch;
  • Experienced programming a variety of PLC platforms (Allen Bradley, Siemens, Omron etc);
  • Strong HMI Programming and SCADA configuration skills;
  • The ability to produce Electrical Schematic Drawings;
  • Flexible to travel overseas for on-site commissioning;

Salary & Benefits:

  • Basic salary circa of £45,000 pa (dependant on experience)
  • Paid Overtime;
  • Company Bonus;
  • Cycle to work scheme;
  • Gym membership;
  • Private Healthcare;
  • Life Assurance;
  • 24 Days holiday + Bank Holidays;
  • Company Pension;