Location Gloucester
Job-type Full time
Salary £40000 - £55000

Job Title:              Senior Controls Engineer

Location:              Gloucester

Salary:                 Negotiable DOE


My client, an established engineering company specialising in bespoke engineering solutions for a wide range of industries are currently recruiting for a Controls Engineer to work within their Electrical controls team.  The candidate will be able to work on their own initiative with a positive attitude to meeting customer requirements, and as part of an integrated engineering team. You will be qualified to minimum HNC in an Electrical Engineering discipline.



•             Provide technical support to the sales, proposal, project and design teams. Including simulations, estimating, software and hardware selection.

•             Provide guidance on control system design together with the preparation of associated FDS and CE documentation.

•             Customer technical support and practical support to the electrical department.

•             Implementation and equipment commissioning on customer sites both within the UK and abroad.

•             Supporting all elements within the electrical controls & proposals departments, striving for continuous improvement.

•             Ensuring conformance to all current UK and foreign standards (when applicable).


Person Specifications:

•             A Minimum HNC qualified electrical engineer, with knowledge of Allen Bradley, Siemens & safety PLC’s, robotic applications (ABB preferred) and HMI’s.

•             Capable of Understanding and/or design of Safety zoning, LOTO requirements, electrical circuits, communication interfacing and SISTEMA calculations

•             Evidence of leadership qualities, giving direction and promoting development.

•             Familiarity with robotic automation & pneumatic control

•             Related industry experience – Food, Pharmaceutical or Automotive preferred.