Location Bristol
Job-type Permanent
Salary Market related
Contact Andy Haddon
Call Andy
Email andrew.haddon.12BAC93C1.0@applybe.com
Reference 98463

Controls Manager


Competitive Salary

Our client are a market leading manufacturer of bespoke machinery and systems, they are seeking a controls manager to join their growing team. The successful candidate will ideally have experience in managing people and be competent in Allan Bradley, Siemens and motion control.


  • Leading/Supervision of other controls staff
  • Leading projects including dealing with customers
  • Support of subcontract controls companies
  • Work within budget constraints
  • On time delivery of project controls
  • Electrical control panel & integration design
  • Automation engineering including VSD, Servo & Robots
  • Ensure processes are followed & recommend improvements for approval then support their implementation
  • PLC/HMI programming
  • Testing & debugging, fault finding
  • Plan, organise, participate in risk assessments
  • Develop technical solutions to meet agreed project requirements
  • Take structured approach to justifying key engineering decisions
  • Low voltage & safety circuitry advanced design
  • Providing technical support in & out of normal working hours
  • Working abroad as required


  • Advanced controls engineering skills
  • Mechanical engineering skills
  • PLC & HMI programming including motion control – minimum 2 years full experience
  • Siemens Tia Portal experience essential
  • Machine automation experience preferred
  • Previous controls manager or team leader experience

If you have any questions regarding this role please contact Andy Haddon at Omega on 01453 796617