Control System Engineer

Control System Engineer

Due to recent growth we are looking for an experienced Control System Engineer to join our team.

The role:

  • Responsible for writing and developing software, PLC and HMI coding for various automation projects

  • To be responsible for the electrical design and creation of machine control system solutions for special purpose automated machinery projects

  • Deliver control and safety systems which comply with the requirements of the machinery directive and appropriate national and international standards

  • Deliver electrical system design, selection of components, and generating detailed circuit diagrams

  • Responsible for creation of electrical documentation including circuit diagrams, cable schedules, installation documents and bills of materials

  • Integration of various robots, including Scara, Delta and 6-axis

  • To communicate effectively to customers, suppliers and team members

  • To be part of a team dedicated to delivering projects to plan and budget

  • Provide customer support that can include visits to customer’s site throughout the UK and to assist with the installation, commissioning and troubleshooting when required.

Candidate profile:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in electrical/electronic engineering or closely related control system discipline

  • Minimum 7-10 years’ experience in control systems engineering related to automation machinery

  • Competence in electrical design for machine automation

  • Knowledge of ePlan

  • Knowledge and understanding of the various national and international electrical standards for machine design and machine safety systems and requirements to CE mark machine systems

  • Experience of integrating Scara, Delta and 6-axis robots would be advantageous  

  • Competence in software design and PLC coding experience with the following equipment would be an advantage – B&R, Omron, Siemens, Mitsubishi

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal

  • Prepared to travel within the UK if necessary


To apply please send a full CV in the strictest confidence, including current salary details to [email protected] quoting reference number ATM201803.

Direct applications only - strictly no recruiting agencies.

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