Control Systems Engineer Job in Southampton

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a Controls Engineer with experience of complex automation projects, who would now like to progress further. This position will offer you the chance to work with a variety of different technologies, allowing you to broaden your skillset and further your experience across both PLC programming and electrical design.

Working in a project orientated environment, you’ll be part of a small highly skilled team, involved in the whole project cycle from concept thru to commissioning and installation.

We are looking for an ambitious Controls Engineer looking for an interesting and varied role, who is happy to take on a diverse range of responsibilities throughout the project cycle.


Competitive salary plus paid overtime, annual profit related bonus, pension and life cover.

Key Responsibilities

PLC & HMI Programming

Electrical Control Systems Design

Installation and Commissioning of Robotic Automation Systems

Providing Technical Support to both customers and the ICS team

Continuous development and improvement of Automation Solutions, standards and documentation

This position is based at our premises in Southampton with some travel to customer sites, throughout the UK (usually there and back in a day) but you should be prepared to stay away overnight on average 1 night per month (car provided, and expenses paid).


Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience

It is essential that you have a highly relevant Degree/HNC or equivalent electrical engineering qualification that provides a solid foundation in the principals of Electrical or Control Systems Engineering.

You will also need a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience within the Industrial Automation Sector with knowledge of current electrical regulations and working practices. To be considered you will need to have 2 years’ experience of at least 3 of the following; 

RSLogix 5000 & 500
Mitsubishi GX Works 2
Siemens S7 & S5
RSNetworx for Device-net or similar Industrial Networking
Proface Software
AutoCAD Electrical or Eplan
6-Axis Robot Programming

Apply for this role now by sending your CV and covering letter to

An excellent opportunity for a Controls Engineer or an Automation Engineer looking for a varied and challenging career.


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