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Electrical Controls Engineer

Great location – Fantastic opportunity!

Salary Range: 35K – 45K + overtime (depending on experience) 

We have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our company specialising in Industrial Ventilation and Air Pollution Control / monitoring systems.

This is a stimulating and rewarding position offering an opportunity to develop new technologies in a rapidly growing market and be an influential team member within a small expanding company.

Applicants should have an Electrical Engineering Qualification and relevant experience in electrical wiring, fault finding, system commissioning etc.
This is a varied role, and one which will require you to draw upon your multi-disciplinary skills, flexible approach and impact upon the future development and success of the Company.

Benefits include:


  • Flexible working hours available
  • Opportunity to work with a friendly, innovative, multi skilled and resourceful team
  • Rewarding challenges which improve the working conditions for the UK workforce and significantly reduce the carbon footprint for manufacturers
  • An excellent training and development programme with regular salary reviews
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunity to work for an award-winning company
  • Standard hours 8:00am to 4:30pm

Key Responsibility Areas:


  • Produce System Requirement Specifications (SRS) and designs to meet customer regulatory requirements COSHH, ATEX, PUWER, (BS EN 61508, 61439, 61131, 60439)
  • Programming of PLCs; ladder logic / function block programming, HMI configuration
  • Produce wiring diagrams using suitable drawing packages: AUTOCAD, VISIO, DesignSpark, Solid Works etc
  • Where required assist with; control panel build, fault finding and system commissioning
  • Project Management
  • Assist with the successful running of the engineering projects from inception through to customer acceptance, ensuring tasks are carried out within timescales and to budget
  • Communicate effectively with Customers and suppliers to produce detailed specifications
  • Communicate in a pleasant and effective manner ensuring that a full understanding of customer needs and where applicable, supplier requirements are attained
  • Interpret engineering and plant (P&I) drawings
  • Keep up-to-date with technological advancements and new products relevant to the business sectors in which we operate and contribute to the strategic planning of the business; Identify and develop new market opportunities and R&D development projects

Key Essential Skills: 


  • Qualified or experienced to degree Level, HNC/HND or NVQ 4, 5 or higher in E & E Engineering
  • Industrial electrical controls design; with full understanding of Inverters/ Motor starters, PLC programming etc.
  • Good communication, listening, and interpersonal skills
  • Good time management skills, ability to work to tight deadlines

Key Desired Skills:


  • DSEAR / ATEX familiarity, CompEx certification
  • Electrical Test & Inspection (C&G 2391) & 18th Edition certification
  • Programming experience; PLC programming, Script Files, BASIC / C++.
  • Have a keen commercial awareness and be performance driven with the ability to take the initiative

About the Company

R&B Industrial Ltd (est.

1983) are in the unique position of being able to offer comprehensive products & services in air quality engineering.

We are looking to grow significantly over the coming years and the successful candidate would be an integral part of this.

The position will require travel, generally covering the South of England and will require occasional nights away from home.

A full driving license is therefore essential; however, company vehicles are available.

Working at height and moderate lifting may also be necessary for some duties.

How to Apply

Please attach an up to date copy of your CV to the link provided and the hiring company will be in direct contact.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £35k - 45k per year + Overtime (depending on experience)
  • Location: Andover
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: R&B09
  • Posted: 2020-02-04 14:36:57 -

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