Location Gloucester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £50000
Contact Andy Haddon
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Email andrew.haddon.3279C5BF3.0@applythis.net
Reference 97469 - ADH

Controls Engineer


£45,000 - £50,000

Our client are an internationally recognised machine build company who are seeking a Controls Systems engineer to join their growing team in Gloucester, this role will primarily be office based but may incorporate sporadic international travel.

Job Description:

  • Carry out a range of PLC, HMI and Drive programming and modification work.
  • Carry out the programming and integration of vision systems for measurement.
  • Control system support of prototype, new machine builds and existing equipment in the field.
  • Generate and maintain control system software for a range of automated machines.
  • Ensure and oversee machine safety to the relevant international standards and practices.
  • Prepare support documentation to assist both machine manufacture, testing and customer documentation packages.
  • Provide customer support and be prepared to travel on site as required.
  • To identify opportunities for process, productivity and quality improvements by highlighting issues to management.
  • To adhere to and always apply all workplace management and rules consistently.
  • To actively participate in improvement projects as required.


  • Qualified to HND or equivalent in a Software related discipline.
  • Proven previous experience of PLC, HMI and Drive programming.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and orally.
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic and able to communicate at all levels.
  • Positive attitude with ability to work within culturally diverse environments.
  • Helpful and supportive approach to resolution of technical challenges
  • Receptive and adaptable to change.
  • Able to travel internationally to customer sites.

If you have any questions regarding this position please don’t hesitate to contact Andy Haddon on 01453 796617 or by email at Andrew.haddon@omegaresource.co.uk