Senior Control System Engineer


Senior Controls Engineer

West Yorkshire – PLC / SCADA – £40-50k + annual bonus / flexitime set up

Samuel Frank is now recruiting for a key client in West Yorkshire. We have been instructed to find an experienced Controls Engineer for an award winning software and system integration business. More experienced Control Engineers with knowledge of MES ( manufacturing execution systems ), OEE ( overall equipment effectiveness) and batch processing will be considered favourably.

The successful Senior Controls Engineer will have a strong industrial controls background with expertise in automation and SCADA products, particularly: Rockwell Automation / Allen-Bradley and/or Siemens S7 PLCs. Knowledge of Cimplicity or FactoryTalkView will be useful also. Candidates will also have some experience of SQL and ideally some high level programming experience in languages such as C#.NET, ASP.NET, HTML, CSS or JavaScript.

The successful hire will ideally have worked in a manufacturing environment before. Projects could be delivered across a range of sectors including FMCG, pharmaceutical, food & beverage.

Experience in delivery of Automation and MES / SCADA solutions for multiple clients across a range of industries is expected for the higher salary level applicants as well as demonstrable client facing skills with the ability to work with clients in challenging environments whilst maintaining a strong financial position.

The client is a growing, stable and a professional systems integrator. They’re based in a great location with fantastic office space. They offer a sociable and friendly yet fast paced, professional environment with the opportunity for the right Senior Controls Engineer to very quickly establish themselves in the team.

The role will naturally involve the odd visit to customer site so the successful candidate will need to be accommodating of a small amount of UK travel. The client prides itself on a genuine “solution delivery” model and only people with a “get the job done” attitude will thrive in this environment.

The client operate a flexitime system and during COVID most of the team have been home based.

The client is based in West Yorkshire and is easily commutable from places such as Leeds, Bradford, Wakefield, Huddersfield, Halifax, Ilkley, Keighley and Skipton.

This advert has been posted by Samuel Frank Associates.

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