Machine Controls Engineer

  • Location:
    East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£40,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    June 4, 2025

Express Recruitment is delighted to be working alongside a leader supplier in their area. Due to continued growth our client is looking to recruit a Machine Controls Engineer to join their team. Our client offers their employees structured hours working from 7:00am-3:30pm Monday to Friday.  

In return for your skills, our client offers a competitive salary of c£40,000 per annum D.O.E alongside a range of benefits including overtime if required, an attractive pension scheme, and room to progress and learn new skills. 

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Install and maintaining servo drives on industrial machinery  
  • Troubleshoot PLC faults and setting up new programs  
  • Arrange resources and equipment to complete electrical repairs 
  • Plan work orders and tasks which need completing 
  • Occasional site visits to UK clients to help commission and repair machine controls   
  • Install and test control panels  
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings, schematic and wire panel layouts  

Skills & Qualifications

  • Full apprenticeship or HNC in Electrical Engineering or similar  
  • Demonstrable experience working with servo drives essential  
  • Proven ability to fault find on PLCs  
  • Experience working with 3 Phase, DC & AC drives highly desirable 
  • Ability to inspect, test and certify for all electrical installations 
  • PLC programming experience advantageous, but not essential 
  • Full Clean UK Driving Licence 

About Express Recruitment

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7am – 3:30pm 

Salary: Up to c£40,000 per annum D.O.E 

Location: East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire 

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.