Controls Engineer

Control Engineer

Ref: 3384Monday 30 March 2020

UP TO £52,000


Synergi are recruiting for a controls engineer to join a large food manufacturing company in Walthamstow. With over 30 million pounds worth of investment coming in 2020 this a fantastic time to join the long-standing successful business, who achieved 97% efficiency within their plant in East London last year The successful maintenance engineer would join the engineering department working Monday to Friday shift pattern. This is a great opportunity for a controls engineer to join a leading food manufacturing company with greats training and progression options.

Company Profile:

This leading food manufacturing company is home to a leading top ten UK grocery brand. With over 19 sites across the UK and Ireland hiring over 4,500 people, there is great potential for long term work, training and development. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with the industry’s leading food manufacturer in the UK.


Job Description:

The role is required to be the site technical expert on all matters relating to electrical standards and control systems, providing advice and guidance as well as hands-on technical assistance as required.  The position holds specific responsibilities for the design, specification and purchasing of electrical equipment ensuring site technology remains up to date and is responsible for compiling detailed electrical specifications for the plant, equipment and installations as required

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • To provide expert electrical assistance in the fault diagnosis and breakdown repairs of plant, wrapping machines, and site services as requested.
  • To continually upgrade and maintain the site's PLC systems and documentation.
  • Project work including installation, modification, upgrade, commissioning and development as directed.
  • To carry out regular audits of the engineering team and site to ensure the appropriate electrical standards, specifications and ECOPS are complied with.
  • To establish and administer the site's electrical inspection and testing procedures for all plant, equipment, and buildings.
  • The preparation, administration, and upkeep of electrical schematics and drawings of plant, equipment and distribution systems.
  • To have a detailed knowledge of plant electrical systems, site electrical supply, and distribution systems.
  • Support and assist in EAM activities


Salary: UP TO £52,000

Shifts: Monday to Friday (07:00 – 15:00)



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