For over 20 years Orion has supported the Controls & Automation sector including Vendors, System Integrators, Consultancies and End users across the UK with their permanent and contract recruitment needs. With the industry set to grow further within the next decade we have built an experienced team that can support any level of recruitment need.

Our specialist perm and contract recruiters cover 5 key areas within the industry:

  • Control System & Electrical Design
  • Service & Commissioning
  • Technical/Project Management
  • EC&I
  • Manufacturing & Bespoke Automation

Control Systems & automation are now more prevalent and recognisable across UK industry than ever before and we have supported projects and requirements within the following sectors:

  • Automotive
  • Water
  • Nuclear
  • Chemical
  • Food & Beverage
  • Manufacturing
  • Aerospace
  • Materials Handling
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Marine
  • Baggage Handling
  • Renewables
  • Energy

Our database – based upon well qualified and referenced candidates – covers a host of skillsets including PLC Engineers, SCADA Engineers, Control Systems Engineers, Electrical Design Engineer, Project Manager, Technical Managers, PLC/SCADA commissioning engineers, Controls Maintenance Technicians, Controls Service Engineers, ICA Engineers and EC&I Engineers.


To speak to a member of the Automation team, please call 0118 9239245