Control Systems Engineer in Jacobs at Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Website Jacobs

This listing is about Jacobs in Warrington, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

Your Impact

At Jacobs, we’ll inspire and empower you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow. With more than 55,000 people in 40+ countries, working at Jacobs offers an exciting range of opportunities to develop your career within a supportive and diverse team who always strive to do the right thing for our people, clients and communities.

People are Jacobs’ greatest asset, and we offer a competitive package to retain and attract the best talent.

In addition to the benefits you’d expect, UK employees also receive free single medical cover and digital GP service, family friendly benefits such as enhanced parental leave pay, free membership of employee assistance and parental programmes, plus reimbursement towards relevant professional development and memberships.

We also give back to our communities through our Collectively program which incorporates matched-funding, paid volunteering time and charitable donations.

Work-life balance and flexibility is a key focus area for Jacobs. We’re happy to discuss hybrid, part-time and flexible working hours, patterns and locations to suit you and our business.

Control System Engineers required to support ongoing projects to replace legacy control systems.

It is not necessary for candidates to have nuclear experience, however, the candidates must have significant experience in working with PLCs – Rockwell preferred, DCS Systems, SCADA packages

Can demonstrate ability of undertaking site visits to ascertain validation of client requirements and confirmation of existing installed equipment

Be fully conversant with the V model for System Software Design Lifecycle

Have the ability to work as part of a team, and individually to work within sometimes restrictive time constraints.

demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills

Have strong interpersonal skills and be able to interact with people at all levels both within the company and externally

Here’s What You’ll Need

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to produce / support in the production of the following documents

User Requirement Specifications,

Functional Design Specifications,

Sequence (system) Interlock Definition Documents,

Sequence Interlock Diagrams

System Definition Documents

System Software Specification

Instrument Loop Schematics

Graphic Specifications


Factory Acceptance Testing / Customer Testing / Site Testing documentation

Panel designs

Will work closely with the project teams including team engineers, Vendors and clients.

Attending site visits to undertake site surveys

Attending client and supplier meetings.

Attending and supporting equipment tests at Vendors or on Site.

Currently holds SC or ability to obtain SC clearance

Our Culture

Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees. Find out more about life at Jacobs.

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s – find out more about our employee networks here.

Jacobs partners with VERCIDA to help us attract and retain diverse talent. For greater online accessibility please visit to view and access our roles. As a Disability Confident employer, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy. We welcome applications from candidates who are seeking flexible working and from those who may not meet all the listed requirements for a role

If you require further support or reasonable adjustments with regards to the recruitment process (for example, you require the application form in a different format), please contact the team.

Your application experience is important to us and we’re keen to adapt to make every interaction even better. We welcome feedback on our recruitment process and if you need more from us before deciding to join Jacobs then please let us know.

Job Reference ID CMS0002TG

Company: Jacobs

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Warrington, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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