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Controls Engineer

Job Reference: VR/1392

Job Start Date: 10 June 2019
Position Type: Permanent

Sector: Automation Machinery, Mechanical Handling, Special Purpose Machinery
Role: Controls Engineering
Location: Bridgwater, Bristol, Exeter, Honiton, Plymouth, South West


About the job

Controls Engineer

£30-£40k Depending on Experience


Prospero Engineering have a brand new vacancy for a Controls Engineer to join a market leader in special purpose machinery for major end clients.

As an experienced controls engineer you will have significant responsibility in assisting the design and manufacture of bespoke solutions, incorporating PLC controls, Robots and safety controls systems

Essential Experience Required


Siemens S7-TIA with safety integrated.

Rockwell RSLogix 5000 and Panel View.


Experience with the following will be highly advantageous:


Robot Programming

PILZ programming

Fortress Safety Locks

Safety Scanners

Solid Understanding of Safety Zones and Safety Programming

Schneider Drives

SEW Drives

Siemens Drives

Wenglor IO Link Master

Festo CPX Nodes

Festo Motor Controllers – CMMP-AS

Absolute Encoders

Load Cells

Bar Code Scanners


Profinet Experience and ENET IP

Electrically able to implement modifications on machines.

Must be able to work independently or part of a team and is efficient with time able to meet tight FAT dates and maintain good customer relationship.

Able to commission machines and advice on ways of improvement during design.

This opportunity is suitable for a self-starter who is adept at problem solving and likes to work in a fast paced engineering environment for highly demanding customers who expect the best quality.

Please note all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.



Controls Systems Engineer / PLC Programming / Automation Engineer / Controls Engineer / Software Engineer


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