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GBP35 - GBP50 per hour

Job Ref: 32203_1619195207

Automation and Robotics

General Engineering and Manufacturing

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Controls Engineer


Controls Engineer


Birmingham (Contract role)


£35 – £50 per hour

A contract Controls Engineer with experience of leading a small team of plc programming and machine commissioning is required for a Birmingham based systems integrator.

The role of Senior/Lead Controls Engineer will include the following:

  • Working on machine sequencing.
  • Working on live machines to commission various sequences
  • Using pre written function blocks.
  • Commission machines, ensuring the sequenced as per the functional specification.
  • Programming PLC’s such as Siemens, Allen Bradley, Beckhoff, Omron or B&R. (Experience with all of these is not essential, others will also be considered.

The suitable candidate for Controls Engineer will need to possess the following skills and experience:

  • Experienced Control/Software Engineer who has worked on complex machine sequencing.
  • Experienced with motion control and pneumatics and Robotics ideally.

This is a critical role at a time of significant growth for the business and this approach to best practice will have significant benefits to the business if the suitable candidate can deliver against the above requirements.

Cartisian Technical Recruitment are a specialist recruitment agency sourcing engineers for Automation, Scientific Technologies, Automotive, General Engineering & Manufacturing sectors.

UK office: Central Boulevard, Blythe Valley Business Park, Solihull, Birmingham, UK.