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Junior Controls Engineer, Automation Engineer, Electrical Engineer

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    £37,000 – £40,000
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JOB TITLE: Junior Controls Engineer, Automation Engineer, Electrical Engineer


COMMUTABLE FROM:  Brough, South Cave, Market Weighton, Cottingham, Beverley, Hull, Willerby, Hessle, Hedon, Preston, Gilberdyke and Driffield



  • £37000 – £40000
  • Callout allowance £3000 (call out 1 weekend every 8 weeks)
  • 28 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
  • Private pension (maximum 12% company, 6% employee)
  • Life insurance
  • Private Health Care
  • Overtime is paid at x 1.5 hourly rate (including shift rate) Monday to Friday
  • Overtime is paid at x 1.5 hourly rate (including shift rate) for the 1st 4 hours on a Saturday, and at x 2 for all other hours.


COMPANY INFORMATION: Our client is a leading manufacturer in the Humber area they have recently had a large amount of capital investment into the site to help increase production capacity.



  • HNC, ONC or Apprenticeship in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Previous experience in manufacturing
  • Proven Engineering skills within Controls/PLC's/Automation/HMI's (Siemens and GE) advantageous 
  • Experience with integrations with Networks of TCP/IP and management of servers advantageous
  • Demonstrate experience in project management


ROLE INFORMATION: Our client is currently looking to expand their engineering team and have created several new roles due to increased orders and increased capability. The successful candidate will be responsible for controls and Automated systems on site.

Other duties include;

  • Ensure all controls projects are delivered within the agreed timeframes and to budget.
  • Manage change control of software and automation
  • Responsible for all the automation and control systems on site (PLC's, Drives SCADA, Manufacturing Servers and O.E.E system and HMI's)
  • Be available for call support for any issues or breakdowns that arise in the factory.
  • Support with the completion of the PM plan, this meaning that at some stages you will be asked to complete PMs on machinery.
  • Support the maintenance manager to plan for engineering works.
  • Support the maintenance manager to improve the work orders and maintenance completed on site.
  • Support the project engineering team with technical advice and onsite support


To apply for the Controls Engineer role, please send your CV along with your salary details, quoting ref: 5704AC by email to Alastair Curran acurran@ros.jobs RoS International Ltd, 16 Parliament Street, Hull, HU1 2AP, Tel 01482 211155

RoS International Ltd is a well-established and respected Engineering and Technical Recruitment Company.  Since 1991 we have been placing staff into both permanent and contract vacancies throughout the UK.

We often have such a large response to our advertisements that we are unable to provide feedback to every applicant. If you do not receive an email from us within the next 14 days your application has been unsuccessful. We would like to keep your details on file for future vacancies unless you state otherwise.

SECTOR: Manufacturing