Electrical Controls Engineer

Midlands Permanent

Electrical Control Engineer – Derbyshire – Permanent Position – Flexible Working Hours – c.£30-45k + bonus + overtime when working on site

Samuel Frank Associates require an experienced Electrical Control Engineer to join a Derbyshire based specialist engineering company.


The client is open to bringing in an Electrical Design Engineer looking to develop and grow into a combined Electrical Design / PLC software programming Control Engineer level role or bring in a seasoned Electrical Control Engineer who can already do both!


Electrical Control Engineers applying for the position are likely to have some of the following;

  • Electrical Design of control panels using AutoCAD or AutoCAD Electrical (candidates with EPLAN experience could also be well suited)
  • PLC software writing capability ( Allen Bradley or Siemens or B&R or Mitsubishi )
  • Designed systems for bulk / material handling, conveyors, automated warehouse solutions
  • An ability to develop a technical specification
  • A logical approach to developing automation software
  • Practical electrical / electronic knowledge

They operate flexible hours and pay a generous Christmas bonus! They also have very good staff retention; this role is to initially work alongside and ultimately replace a member of staff who’s going to be retiring.


The Electrical Control Engineer will predominantly be based at the client’s premises with occasional trips to site expected. The client is open to weighting the position to either office work or site work depending on what you’re interested in doing (within reason!).

The client is easily commutable from the following places – Burton on Trent, Derby, Nottingham, Loughborough, Chesterfield and the surrounding areas.

If you would like to apply or find out more, please submit your application and we’ll be in touch. 

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