Senior Electrical Controls Engineer

Hunter Selection
Bristol (City Centre)
£40000 to £50000 Per year
08 Apr 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a market leader helping users meet their environmental requirements. This is an exciting opportunity to work on full project life cycle of control systems from concept through to completion including the software design of PLC and HMI systems.

Role & Responsibilities:

* Lead Electrical and PLC \ HMI software design specification and build of new equipment.
* Provide Technical Support and technical evaluation for the purchase of capital equipment, occasional international travel required.
* Provide "hands on" support to the maintenance team to minimise downtime, ensure systems are both Electrically & Mechanically safe, calibrated and working efficiently.
* Conduct Risk Assessments and implement necessary control measures

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Electrical Degree, HNC or Apprenticeship
Knowledge of Atex would be advantageous
Must have PLC programming experience
Solid understanding of electrical control schematics for relay logic & pump controls
Good working experience of AutoCAD & Word, Excel & Project
Industrial Safety experience including working at height

Benefits Package:

* up to £50,000
* Profit share bonus scheme
* 20 days holiday + bank holidays
* 5% employer contribution pension scheme

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy Matthew Hayes on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West of England and South Wales. If you are looking for work in this area we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

PLC, Allen Bradley, Siemens, Rockwell, Mitsubishi, HMI, P&ID;, Electrical, Design, Commissioning, Software, Oil & Gas, Chemical