Controls Engineer

Posted 10 months ago by E3 Recruitment (South Yorkshire)
Location Loughborough, Leicestershire Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £55000 - £57000 per annum + Overtime, Pension, Progression Sector Engineering

Controls Engineer

Salary: Circa £55'000 per annum + Personal Development

Duration: Permanent

Location: Loughborugh

Our client based in Leicester are a world leader in the production of advanced materials utilised within the Manufacturing industry. Working as part of and providing support to a multi-disciplined engineering, maintenance, combustion and control team to support manufacturing activities across the local sites.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Control of maintenance & statutory inspections of site HV & LV networks
  • Efficient resolution of plant & equipment PLC/CNC control system faults
  • Identification of obsolescent plant & equipment control systems across sites, developing and delivering appropriate upgrade / replacement plans
  • Improving site energy management and driving electrical energy efficiency projects
  • Working as part of a multi - functional engineering team to develop shared skills and competencies with the team.

Skills, Experience and Qualification

  • A relevant Electrical qualifications
  • Experience with HV & LV networks & associated switching
  • PLC programming skills - Allan Bradley, Fagor, Siemens etc.
  • Knowledge of Combustion, Tool Room or Forgings would be advantageous
  • Evidence of leadership & staff development skills


  • Problem solving & root cause analysis experience
  • Experience if fault diagnosis of PLC/CNC control systems
  • Ability to prioritise & plan routine work schedules
  • Project Management experience

Qualities & Attributes

  • Excellent awareness and attention to HSE and Quality standards, requirements and processes.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to work within a team and share knowledge.
  • Demonstrable ability to plan and organise.
  • Demonstrates a proactive and motivated attitude.

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