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Controls Engineer

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Controls Engineer

Tamworth - Commutable from Birmingham, Coventry, Rugby and Surrounding Areas

£45,000 - £50,000 + Annual Bonus (Up to 30% of Salary) + Holiday + Life Insurance + Excellent Company Benefits

On offer is an exciting and technically reward Systems Engineer role within a company that are industry leaders who place a huge emphasis on career progression and skillset development.

Are you an Automation / Controls Engineer with a background in the utilities sector? Are you looking for a new role where you can develop your existing knowledge of PLCs and SCADA systems?

The company are at the forefront of the UK's infrastructure network and have a fantastic reputation for employee welfare and development. They are owned by two blue-chip companies and have exciting plans for consistent growth to remain as an industry leader. They prioritise employee development and offer comprehensive training on specific software to enhance employees' technical skills.

In this role you will be responsible for maintaining and developing the company's control systems to ensure continued availability for operational needs. You will be charged with the maintenance and upgrading of hardware and software as well as completing routine fault finding across the site. Working as part of a wider team of System Engineers, you will work collaboratively during the planning and implementation stage of the operation to ensure project delays are minimised.

This role would suit a Controls Engineer looking to play a vital role in the maintenance of an essential UK infrastructure network whilst also developing your technical skills.

The Role:

  • Provide maintenance and development of an existing Industrial Control System.
  • Play a vital role in the ongoing operation of a nation-wide utilities service.
  • Conduct fault-finding and diagnosis of bugs on large-scale systems.

The Person:

  • Possess an understanding of PLC's and SCADA Systems.
  • HNC or equivalent in Engineering Systems.
  • Eager to develop your technical skillset and progress your career.


Reference Number: BBBH181020

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Liam Evans at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates