Control System Engineer

Yorkshire Permanent

2 x Control System Engineers – South Yorkshire – Permanent – c.£37-42k + private healthcare + overtime + discretionary bonus

Two Control System Engineers required by Samuel Frank Associates to join a rapidly growing System Integrator in South Yorkshire. The Control System Engineer positions need a proven track record in the engineering, commissioning, trouble-shooting, maintaining and upgrading complex control and safety systems. All major PLC platforms considered – Allen Bradley, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Schneider, Omron, GE   

Because of the size of the company you’ll be involved in the full project life and not pigeon holed into one stage of the process. The Control System Engineer positions are 80% office based and the site work is normally in the UK and commutable from Sheffield i.e. you’re not going to be working out of the country weeks on end.

Previous experience in industries such as food & beverage, steel, oil & gas, energy - nuclear and/or power generation will be very useful but not essential.

Technical knowledge for the Control System Engineer roles will include some of the following -


  • PLC programming from scratch on any of the major platforms
  • SCADA – Allen Bradley RSView, GE Complicity, Wonderware Intouch, Invensys
  • IA and/or ABB DCS advantageous


The roles require excellent written and verbal communication skills. High quality documentation is a necessity as well as being able to develop strong face to face relationships with customers.  

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Engineering design within a control systems environment
  • Minimum HND qualified in a related technical discipline or equivalent work experience.
  • Strong Interpersonal skills with the ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with internal and external customers at any level of the organisation.


The client pays a competitive basic salary and some projects qualify for overtime. The client also provides private healthcare.  


The client’s head office is commutable from most of South Yorkshire including places such as Sheffield, Chesterfield, Rotherham, Worksop and Barnsley.


If you would like to apply or find out more, please contact Samuel Frank Associates today!

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