Controls Engineer

Recruiter
ATA Recruitment
Location
Staffordshire
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
09 Dec 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role – Controls Engineer

Location – Derbyshire

Salary – £40,000 – 45,000 + 25 Days Holiday + Pension

Our client is a multi-national automotive manufacturer with a turnover in excess of £300 million. They supply products to a number of prestige businesses in the automotive market and employ 150 staff at their Derbyshire site.

The company have a rich trading history and are recognised as a brand leader in their field, they boast excellent staff retention and a great culture where teamwork is valued and staff development is a focus.

Due to a retiree they are looking to recruit a new Controls Engineer for the plant to be focussed on new equipment projects for the site and upgrades to existing systems at the plant. This is an excellent opportunity to join a prestige brand that can offer true long term job security. If you have a background in PLC Programming and are looking for a new challenge please apply online for consideration.

The Role

As a Controls Engineer you will be responsible for:

Carrying out upgrades to PLC Programmes for existing processes within the business. The company has a mixture of Siemens, Mitsubishi and Gem PLC’s.
Being the project leader for software and systems requirements for new equipment projects for the site. This will include PLC programming, creating HMI and SCADA interfaces to ensure the parent software system for the site communicates correctly with the new devices in the system.
Being the information link between the business and any external software suppliers they use.
Programming and fault finding AC and DC drives during new equipment installations.
Creating database queries to allow the software systems to talk to each other.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Controls Engineer position you will need:

Experience in PLC programming.
Some exposure to creating HMI and SCADA interfaces would be beneficial.
Previous experience in electrical maintenance.
To be a great team player and to be interested in personal development.

The Benefits

£40,000 – 45,000
25 Days Holiday plus bank holidays.
Company Pension Scheme
A company with excellent staff retention
A loyalty bonus scheme

If you’re interested in the Controls Engineer position please apply online, send your CV to or call me in confidence to discuss on (Apply online only)

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