Controls Engineer

Proactive Technical Recruitment
£45000 - £55000 per annum + PENSION, OVERTIME, BUPA
28 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Controls Engineer - Automation - Baggage London Heathrow £45,000 - 55,000 plus possible benefits including pension, overtime, BUPA and excellent career progression Job Description I am currently looking to recruit an experienced PLC Control Engineer for a blue chip organisation who are a leading provider of baggage handling systems globally. The PLC Control Engineer will be responsible to work closely with the Project Managers, Design Engineers, clients and customers in the design, installation, programming, commissioning and site support of PLC Programmes such as Siemens, Allen Bradley, Rockwell and Mitsubishi. You will be based at Heathrow with some travel required to sites across the UK. As such all applicants will have to have an element of flexibility when it comes to travel in order to meet both the clients and customers needs - The PLC Control Engineer will be employed on a permanent basis working predominately a days based shift pattern. Once again, some flexibility will be required to ensure projects are completed on time and to specification. Projects / works could include baggage handling upgrades, new installations, commissioning of new software and modifications. You will be on call for 4 weeks of the year which is paid. Key Words - Control, Systems, Software, Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Rockwell, S5, S7, HMI, SCADA, design, commissioning, installation, programming, code, conveyor, robotic, ASRS, crane, hoist, packaging, baggage, sorters, automation Desired Skills & Experience - Automation experience from a fast paced environment such as manufacturing, baggage, warehouse, automotive, packaging, mail sorting, water treatment or process engineering - Worked within a control engineering position for approximately 3-5 years minimum - Experience within Installation, Commissioning, Programming and Support or PLC systems - Control experience / qualification with Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi, Omron, Rockwell or similar - Strong Communication with colleagues, clients and customers Company Description Proactive Technical recruitment are a specialist multi branched recruitment consultancy covering the full spectrum of temporary and permanent staffing within the technical sector. We specialise in innovative recruitment solutions for some of the UK's most high profile businesses, offering a complete service to employers and candidates for all aspects of temporary and permanent work. We believe it is vital to understand your industry to best understand your requirements, so we have structured our business into specialist divisions, each with their own dedicated areas of expertise. These Divisions include - Airports, Rolling Stock, Rail, Construction, Automation, FMCG, Manufacturing, Transportation, Technology and Lighting. Our experienced consultants offer a personalised recruitment service to guide you through every stage of the recruitment process, while our career advice ensures you successful find the position you are searching for. Application Process If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please contact Wassim Saffiedeen on 0203 017 5120 or submit your CV to I will endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear from me within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Proactive also offer a referral scheme for successful applicants - if you know anyone that could be suited to this position then please contact Proactive with their details and if they are placed by Proactive you will receive between £100-500. T&Cs apply Proactive Technical Recruitment is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Proactive Technical Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as