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Controls Engineer

Controls Engineer

Job Title: Controls Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Co. Sligo
Salary: Depending on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: 10674
Contact Name: Heather McGowan
Contact Email: sligo@icegroup.ie

Job Description

This is a full-time permanent role based in Co. Sligo in the domain of design and implementation of automation equipment. It is a Team Lead position for a team of 5/6 engineers.


The day-to-day will include: 

  • Develop concepts and specification for equipment
  • Research and development of new technologies
  • Design of control systems for automated equipment using PLC, field bus, servo systems, etc.
  • Manage supplier relationships
  • Have excellent communication skills and provide aid and guidance to younger engineers on the team.
  • Complete documentation in line with EU standards
  • Meeting and exceeding targets and deadlines




  • 3rd level Degree in an Engineering discipline 
  • 3 years minimum relevant experience working on machine control systems
  • Strong programming background and capabilities - Siemens S7/ Beckhoff/ AB Control Logix
  • Able to configure machine networks
  • Robotics experience and team management would be a distinct advantage
  • Full Irish Driving Licence required