Control Engineer - Renewable Energy

Control Engineer - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Control Engineer - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 11133CM_1506350577
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 25, 2017 15:42

Job Description

Control Engineer - Renewable Energy

£30,000 - £45,000 (D.O.E) plus benefits

Kings Lynn, Peterborough, Lincoln - Regional

We are currently seeking to recruit a Control Systems Engineer / Control Engineer / EC&I Engineer, to carry out a variety of control systems engineering & maintenance activities (PLC programming, fault finding, installations, commissioning, etc.) of a range of advanced plant/biogas/anaerobic digestion equipment throughout East Anglia area. Our client is a leading biogas plant operating organisation in the Renewable Energy sector in the UK.

As a Control Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Electrical, Controls & Instrumentation activities
  • Field service maintenance on plant control systems
  • Installation & commissioning of control equipment
  • Assisting in the design of control systems
  • Siemens PLC fault finding and programming (Siemens Step 7 language)
  • Other similar duties as required

To be considered for this position, you must have a relevant Control Engineering qualification (time-served apprenticeship, EC&I Apprenticeship, HNC/HND, etc.) and ideally experience working within the Renewable Energy sector (Anaerobic Digestion, Power Generation, Heavy Process). You should have a working knowledge of Siemens PLCs and Siemens Step 7, competent in fault finding and programming, and be open to travelling around the East Anglia to Yorkshire area in a field based role.

The package on offer for this position includes a salary in the range of £30,000 - £45,000 (depending on experience and qualifications), and benefits including pension, holidays, bonus, etc. This is a field based role within the engineering team, and a full UK driving licence is essential.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK.