Controls Engineer

£35000 - £40000 per annum + Car
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading manufacturer supplying to a number of different industries in a worldwide market looking for an experienced Controls engineer to come on board to join this growing expanding company to meet the demands of there clients.

General Overview of Responsibilities
- Integration & Design & Drafting of controls on machines
- Manage the electrical software, installation and commissioning of machinery
- Power up and debug of control systems.
- PLC and HMI debugging, upgrading and programming including motion control
- Machine setup and testing-Functionality and measurement
- Installation and commissioning of equipment and controls
- Customer training and equipment run offs
- Service / Breakdown and calibration of machines and systems at customers sites
- Mechanical work on machines
- Liaison with relevant customers and suppliers
- Provide technical support to colleagues and customers including fault finding
- Pre-arranged out of hours support is required on occasions

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

- Ability to work to and create (design) control drawings
- PLC & HMI program maintenance and modification and upgrading
- Report & Technical writing
- Must be prepared to travel throughout the UK and Europe
- Must be capable of dealing with complex software solutions
- To diagnose and resolve all problems associated within the machine/system

- Qualified in electrical/controls engineering minimum ONC level or commensurate experience.

Benefits Package:

o£35,000 - £40,000
oDays Role
oCompany Car
o25 days holiday

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy - Scott Bird on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West of England and South Wales. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.