Control System Engineer | Orion Electrotech

Control System Engineer

£50000 - £55000 per year

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Orion Automation are currently supporting a Bristol-based pioneer in the advanced manufacturing industry, who are experiencing significant and consistent growth due to patented breakthrough technology. As a result of this strong business growth, there is a requirement to recruit for a Control Systems Engineer to join their growing team.

As the Control Systems Engineer, you will be pivotal in developing the control program and operator interface for customer projects, working within a dynamic team who are driven to establish themselves as world-leading manufacturers.

The Control Systems Engineer will:

  • Participate in full life cycle design processes, including project specifications.
  • Write software for PLCs, SCADA and HMIs.
  • Collaborate between a number of departments to ensure efficient delivery of projects.
  • Maintaining structured, well-commented code.
  • Commissioning of new machinery at our HQ.
  • Occasional on-site commissioning at customer sites.
  • Out-of-hours support in a rota structure as and when required (max 1 week in 4).

Qualifications, Experience, and skills:

  • PLC/ HMI Programming experience (Beckhoff, Allen-Bradley or Siemens)
  • Strong experience working with Servo Drives, Motion Control Products, Fieldbus devices and pneumatics.
  • Experience of robot motion would be beneficial.
  • Experience of G-Code or similar would be an advantage.
  • Awareness of machinery safety related to CE marking.


IEC 61131-3 '' Structured Text and Sequential Function Chart (Essential)

Desired but not essential - C#, SQL, HTML 5, Rapid (ABB Robot)

What we offer the Control Systems Engineer:

  • Salary paying up to £55,000 p.a doe.
  • Contribution pension scheme.
  • 33 days holiday. (incl. bank holidays)
  • Life Assurance.
  • Company Events.
  • Flexible benefits scheme.

If this opportunity as a Control Systems Engineer is of interest to you, don't hesitate and get in touch.

Thank you for your application. Due to the volume of applications, we receive, unfortunately we are not able to respond to every application personally, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 7 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful. To see our other available vacancies please visit our website.

Click here to apply or contact Ben Cottriall at Orion Recruitment at: or via: 0118 923 9242

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