Controls Design Engineer

The Company;

Our client is an exciting, fast -growing Manufacturer of bespoke machinery based in Chalgrove, who due to rapid growth are now seeking an Controls Design Engineer to join to their team.

The role;

As an Controls Automation Engineer you will be a self-motivated and innovative Controls Engineer with a keen eye for quality and someone who takes pride in their work.

Main responsibilities;

  • Responsible for design, programming and testing a range of filling and capping machines.
  • S.E.E. Or Autocad electrical Software
  • Designing Schematics from scratch
  • Producing BOMs
  • Programming Schnieder – SO Machine

About you;

If you are an experienced Electrical Design Engineer and have experience in a similar role within a production facility you should have the following requirements;



  • Must have experience in taking projects from inception all the way through to final on-site commissioning
  • Ability to work as part of a team, working closely with Technical Director and the design team.
  • Electrical Design
    • E.E. Or Autocad electrical Software
    • Designing Schematics from scratch
    • Producing BOM’s
  • Codesys Programming
    • Schnieder – SO Machine Essential
    • Allen Bradley, Omron, Mitsubishi and Siemens an Advantage
  • HMI / Scada Software
  • Must have experience in packaging industry
  • Mechanical experience in machine builds ideally
    • Setting up machines to product
    • Testing
    • On-site final Commissioning
  • Servo/Stepper Integration
  • Development of Functional Design Specifications
  • Provide Customer Training


Our client prides itself on staff loyalty and has been recognised for offering great career progression;

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Attractive benefits package
  • Pension
  • Progression

Commutable locations;

Oxford, Chalgrove, Wallingford, Great Milton, Abingdon, Lewknor, Chinnor, High Wycombe, Didcot, Bicester

If you feel this role is for you and would like discuss in more detail please contact Jack Gardner on 01865 257 455 or email


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Job Information

Job Reference: NE032JG_1653462876
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Competitive Salary
Salary From: £40000
Salary To: £45000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Chalgrove, Oxfordshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: "Design" AND "Electrical" AND "PLC" AND "SCADA"
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