PLC Software Engineer

Job title : PLC Software Engineer
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Milton Keynes
Sectors :
Salary : £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Start date : ASAP
Duration : Permanent
Job Reference : SYN3787_1715701699
Contact name : Paul Grieve
Contact email :

PLC Software Engineer
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: Ranging from £50,000 - £65,000 (DOE)
Benefits: Company vehicle, Laptop, Phone, Pension, BUBA healthcare
Are you ready to take your career to new heights and be part of a team that's all about innovation, quality, and exceptional customer service? We're on the lookout for a talented individual to join our clients dynamic team and make a real impact as a PLC software engineering.

PLC Software Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Utilizing PLC software to design, develop, program, and test robust PLC systems.
  • Creating and interpreting logic and flow diagrams to facilitate program design, simulation, and testing.
  • Conducting system monitoring, debugging, and troubleshooting to ensure seamless operational functionality.
  • Specifying, designing, and building programs tailored to equipment specifications.
  • Selecting, configuring, and commissioning automation devices on-site for enhanced automation and control.
  • Adapting and modifying existing programs to meet evolving customer requirements.
  • Offering expert guidance to Field Service Engineers in PLC programming, repair, installation, and maintenance.
  • Providing technical support to enhance process development and improvement initiatives.
  • Conducting on-site commissioning of electrical and electronic equipment for optimal performance.

Continuous Improvement Engineer Profile:
What We're Seeking:

  • Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent qualification, coupled with hands-on experience in system software engineering.
  • Minimum of 3 years of proven expertise in PLC Programming.
  • Possession of a valid driving license.


  • Prior experience within the water/wastewater Industry is highly valued.
  • Familiarity with electrical control panels is advantageous.
  • Previous exposure to Automation & Process Control Equipment would be beneficial.

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