Position: Automation & Controls Engineer
Location: East Midlands
Salary: GBP45000 - GBP48000 per annum + Company Car, Commission
Ref: 19601390/002_1566400035
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 21/08/2019
Contact Name: Helen Addis
Client: Cordant Engineering

Automation & Controls Engineer - Industrial Applied Automation Technology - Home & Office flexibility - £45k-£48k basic salary + Company Car + attractive commission scheme, private medical, pension

This is an opportunity to join not just the UK's but one of the world's leading Industrial control,

pneumatic and Applied Automation companies. An engineering driven business that design and develop over 30,000 products supplying expert solutions to various industries.

My client is looking for Automation & Controls Engineer who will operate in the Technical Support department. The function is to drive and support the companies lead strategy ensuring all targets are met. They will be tasked with writing PLC application software programmes and should have a strong understanding of various Controls Software platforms.

In return the right candidate will be rewarded with an attractive salary, good earning potential and be joining a world leader in an exciting sector. The right person can be home based and should expect travel across the UK. Ideally been easily accessible to my clients Northampton site will put them in a position to succeed and perform to the highest level.


Provide software support and expertise

Write PLC Software Application Programmes

Support the integration of products into full automation systems - PLC's, Fieldbus, HMI, Servo, Motion Control

To work with, configure, specify and fault find on solutions

Proactivbley drive forward technical knowledge and technical functions


Degree Qualified in a relevant Engineering discipline or equivalent

PLC Trained - Either Siemens or CoDeSys or similar Industrial bus communication

Experienced using Automation & Controls Technology

Software specialist

Can get to Northampton on a weekly basis


Expertise in FieldBus communications (EtherCat, IO Link, Profibus, Profinet, CanOpen, DeviceNet)

Factory Automation Experience (Servo drives, motors, controllers, robots, cartesian systems)

PLC Programming

Troubleshooting and Commissioning automation equipment


£45K - £48k basic salary

Company Car

14.5% bonus - based on KPI's and activity (paid monthly)


Laptop & Mobile

Medical cover

Paid holiday



Automation | Controls Engineer |Control | Industrial automation | Applied automation |

Application support | Pneumatic | Controls | Leadership | Engineering | Manufacturing |

Technology | CoDeSys | Siemens | PLC | EtherCat | IO Link | Profinet | Profibus | Ethernet I/P | CanOpen | DeviceNet

Cordant Group is an equal opportunities employer

Job Benefits:

Company Car, Commission