Controls Engineer

Midlands Permanent

Controls Engineer – West Midlands – Permanent - £40-45k DOE - Special Purpose Machinery

+++Key Features – Suit someone who loves seeing something built and operational, 70/30 office/site split, really enthusiastic/forward thinking Lead Engineer to work with+++

Samuel Frank Associates is now recruiting for the following West Midlands based Controls Engineer job opportunity.

Key areas of technology interest include (the client isn’t expecting you to be an expert in all these areas):

  • Design and commissioning of control systems for special purpose machinery
  • Siemens S7 PLCs or Rockwell/Allen Bradley PLCs – modifying and programming
  • B&R PLCs for motion control programming – nice to have!
  • HMIs
  • Electrical design – advantageous but not essential

The successful Controls Engineer will be required to produce detailed documentation both during and upon project completion and must be able to plan and manage projects in order so that they are completed on time and within set budgets.

Applicants will ideally be qualified to HNC level or above or have completed an apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering or similar. The client is also looking for someone who is enthusiastic, has good attention to detail and is passionate about control systems. Good communication skills are essential.

The customers’ premises are commutable from South Birmingham, Redditch, Worcester, Leamington Spa, Solihull, Coventry, Kidderminster.

You must be eligible to work in the UK and have a UK driving licence.

Please submit your CV ASAP for immediate consideration.

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