EC&I Programming Engineer

EC&I Programming Engineer

Job Title: EC&I Programming Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BBBH12888_1552557187
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 09:53

Job Description

Electrical & Instrumentation Programming Engineer
Up to £50,000 + benefits (incl. company vehicle)
Permanent, Full Time
Sheffield based - International travel

Our client, a leading company working within the renewable energy sector, currently require an Electrical & Instrumentation / E&I Programming Engineer to join their team based in Sheffield. This is a field-based role covering sites across the UK and internationally (Europe / America) and you'll be responsible for the programming, installation, commissioning and servicing of electrical and controls systems.

As an E&I Engineer, you will be tasked with carrying out installation, commissioning, fault finding and repair activities on electrical systems, PLCs, controls and instrumentation. This will involve working on process equipment and machinery, as well as carrying out PLC programming and fault finding on Siemens PLC control systems.

In order to be considered for this role, you'll need to hold a relevant instrumentation / electrical engineering qualification (HNC / HND / apprenticeship etc.), as well as experience in the maintenance, servicing and installation of electrical and instrumentation equipment. You will also need a sound knowledge of Siemens PLCs, including programming.

As this is a field-based role covering sites across the UK & internationally, you must hold a full UK driving licence and valid passport.

The package on offer for this role includes an attractive base salary up to £50,000 (depending on experience), plus company benefits including company vehicle, bonus scheme, pension, holidays, etc. If you would like to apply for the Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer role, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217 for a confidential chat.

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 and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.