Lead Controls Engineer

North West Permanent

Lead Controls Engineer – North West – Permanent – PLC software writing experience required - £40-45k + package

Samuel Frank Associates is now recruiting for an Lead Controls Engineer. If you have experience of leading other PLC Software Engineers, your background could be ideal; or if you’re ready to take the next step and feel you have the personality and skills to lead a team of technical engineers then your background could also be ideal for this opportunity.

Key aspect of the Lead Controls Engineer position include –

  • Your experience will ideally include previous experience of writing PLC software using Siemens and Allen Bradley PLCs. If you just have Siemens experience that could also work.
  • The client estimates a split of 70/30 for your office to site place of work – a normal/regular trip to site could be 3-4 days in duration.
  • You’ll help manage the team, ensuring all the defined processes are followed as well as coach and mentor junior team members.
  • If your background includes writing machine code from scratch and following the work to site to commission, you could be well suited to this Lead Controls Engineer position.

The client is looking for a calm & reliable Lead Controls Engineer who can deal well with pressure who determined, self-motivated and confident in their approach. Does this sound like you?!

Lead Control Engineers applying must have a UK driving licence.

The client is easily commutable from the following places – Stockport, Macclesfield, Ashton-under-Lyne, Wilmslow, Cheadle, Denton and East Manchester.  

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Please submit your CV ASAP for immediate consideration.

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