PLC / SCADA Software Engineer

Midlands Permanent

2 x PLC / SCADA Software Engineers – East Staffordshire – Permanent - £30-45k + overtime + site uplift


Samuel Frank Associates is now recruiting for two experienced PLC / SCADA Software Engineers to join a very well established business in the East Staffordshire area. Key requirements for the PLC / SCADA Software Engineer role include PLC skills using Rockwell and/or Siemens systems that have been implemented in the process industry. Candidates with experience of working in the pharmaceutical, water treatment, food or brewing/distillery sectors will be well suited.


PLC / SCADA Software Engineers applying for this tole will have experience of some of the following packages;

  • Siemens S7 or TIA Portal
  • Siemens WinCC
  • Rockwell ControlLogix, CompactLogix
  • FactoryTalkView SE


The client provides expertise in process design and automation system integration for various sectors across the UK and further afield and as such the successful PLC / SCADA Software Engineer will need to be able to travel to customer sites for commissioning. The client estimates a split of office to site work of roughly 60/40. A typical project could see you being office based for 12 months for example then spending 2 months onsite commissioning.


All Engineers qualify for 50% uplift on salary when working abroad and non-lead/Engineer level Software Engineers qualify for overtime as well.


A Degree qualification is preferred but isn’t essential.  Experience of working for a System Integrator or working to project deadlines will give you an understanding of the nature of this type of role. The solutions need to be delivered on time and on budget to a very high quality standard. This position will provide the successful applicant with an opportunity to travel and work on large scale, one off projects working with household brand names.


This is a great opportunity for a high-calibre engineer looking to join a growing and stable business with to work in different sectors, using a wide variety of different systems. The client has a very good reputation and their staff retention rate is very high.


The client requests that all applicants are eligible to work in the UK. They’re keen to speak with self-motivated, experienced PLC / SCADA Software Engineers, however if you’re less experienced and maybe recently qualified in a relevant discipline then please submit your CV as there also could be an opportunity for an entry level Software Engineer.


The client’s premises are commutable from Tamworth, Derby, Nottingham, Lichfield, Cannock, Uttoxeter, Burton-on-Trent and Stafford.


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