Controls Engineer / Project Engineer

Birchley Stewart Ltd
From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits & Package
27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
SALARY:£45,000(neg) Benefits & Package LOCATION:Easy commutable areas to this job include Bedford, Biggleswade, St Neots, Cambridge, Milton Keynes, Letchworth Garden City and other regional locations. THE ROLE:Joining the Engineering Projects Team based at this leading manufacturers' regional office in Bedfordshire, as a Lead Controls Engineer you will play a vital role developing software for modern PLC platforms used on special purpose machines, engineering process equipment and automation projects. You will work closely in this small team with other controls engineers and project engineers to devise and implement complex and bespoke programs used across manufacturing sectors in the UK and abroad. No project will ever be the same so we are looking for engineers with drive to develop unique solutions. This is potentially a career defining permanent position which will give you the opportunity to have genuine influence on the further growth and development of the company. An opportunity not to be missed. CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:Living locally to Bedfordshire or looking to relocate to this area, you will be a PLC controls engineer (or similar) with experience in a similar role to that described above. Candidates who have experience working with controls that support special purpose machinery, production process equipment and/or similar will be of particular interest. You will ideally have supporting qualifications but essentially you will have a strong PLC controls understanding and be a driven and committed professional who can devise and develop bespoke controls solutions. HOW TO APPLY:Please follow on screen application instructions making sure to clearly highlight your most relevant experience and qualifications. This job was originally posted as