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£45 - £50 per hour

Job Ref: 32245_1623084065

Automation and Robotics

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Contract Controls Engineer


Controls Engineer


Reasonable commute from Aldershot, Farnham, Guilford, Farnborough, Basingstoke, Bracknell


£45 – £50 per hour


6 weeks, (may be extended) with an immediate start

We have a requirement for a Controls Engineer to work on a project for approx. 6 weeks. We are looking for a Controls Engineer with experience of programming, testing and debugging bespoke automation projects using Codesys.

Key requirements for the Controls Engineer:

  • Experience of using Codesys
  • Previous experience of testing, debugging and commissioning code/ladder logic.
  • Experience of writing ladder logic for automation projects, for high speed applications (packaging machinery, bagging machinery, labelling machinery, pharmaceutical machinery etc).
  • Experience with bespoke automation projects from FMCG, Food, Manufacturing, Medical or Pharmaceutical industries would be preferred, other industry sectors with bespoke automation experience may also be considered.
  • Experience with Functional Design specification/Software Design Specifications would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Programming PLC’s such as Siemens, Allen Bradley, Beckhoff, Omron. (Experience with all of these is not essential, others will also be considered).

This is a critical role with an urgent requirement to start immediately, therefore would be suitable for candidates with little or no notice period.

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

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