Controls Engineer


This permanent Controls Engineer position is with a UK based OEM company, specialising in the installation and commissioning of manufacturing equipment within the chemical & pharmaceutical sectors.


The successful Controls Engineer will be responsible for the software/systems lifecycle from initial design concepts and documentation, software development, software testing and commissioning/Validation.

Working to the latest software and industry standards to provide high levels of customer care to clients.



Main duties of the Controls Engineer :



  • Provide Software technical support to sales to ensure we offer the correct solutions to the customer and have the knowledge and ability to fulfil the work

  • Work closely with other teams in the business (primarily Controls/Electrical design and TAD Test Engineer) whilst developing software to ensure client needs are met

  • Carry out Software functional testing and commissioning and providing the highest level of customer service

  • Maintain the QA procedures for software development, maintain software revision logs

  • Keep up to date with electrical and control systems to ensure joined up approach to software lifecycle

  • Contribute to the ongoing development of the business, its people and processes


About the Controls Engineer :



  • In depth experience of PLC programming using Siemens Step 7 and WinCC or Siemens TIA Portal V13 or higher.

  • Awareness of communication protocols such as Profibus, Profinet, Ethernet Modbus TCP/IP

  • Awareness of Electrical / Controls Legislation & Codes of Practice

  • Experience with Allen Bradley RS Logix 5000 and RS View Machine studio Edition

  • HNC/HND, DipHe Electrical/Controls Engineering or equivalent qualification Or Siemens PLC training courses (ST-PRO1, ST-PRO2, ST-PRO3) (TIA-PRO1, TIA-PRO2, TIA-PRO3)


The Controls Engineer is a permanent position with scope to progress into other areas of the business.

This position also has the benefits of flexi-time, 23/24 days Annual Leave plus statutory days and Peoples Pension.
Please apply directly for further information or contact Matthew Lorryman directly on 07510372641.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: Up to £40000.00 per annum
  • Location: Huddersfield, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Contact: Matthew Lorryman
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2022-05-18 13:46:24 -

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