Job Summary

Control Systems Engineer

£42,000, Plus Bonus Scheme

Sheffield, South Yorkshire

A Control Systems Engineer is required to join an international manufacturer in the Sheffield area. This is an excellent opportunity for a keen Electrical Engineer to join a well-respected Engineering Division, within a fast growing company.

An essential part of the role will include working overseas.

Job Overview

An Electrical Control Engineer with capabilities to design, build, progress, test, install and commission automated equipment in a heavy industrial environment.

Electrical Design

• Design electrical systems for new concepts

• Taking concept machine designs and providing a basic functional control overview of the machine.

• Design of Electrical schematics

• Create bill of materials.


• Layout and build the control cabinets, enclosures and operator stations.

• Interconnect the controls, switches and sensors to the controller.

• Interconnect the motors to the motor control.

PLC Programming

• Must be able to design/write PLC programs for a wide range of PLC’s including,

o Siemens

o Allen Bradley

o Mitsubishi

o Schneider

• Design and build HMI screens for the above.

• Communication between PLC’s, and other peripheral devices such as,

• Inverter drives

• Encoders

• Temperature and pressure sensors

o Weight systems

• Using Profinet, Profibus, Ethernet, RS232/485 and other industrial communications.


All equipment is manufactured and tested in the UK prior to dispatch to the customer.


HNC or above in Electrical Engineering

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