Motion Control Engineer

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Motion Control Engineer to join this impressive Motion Control Company which continues to grow from strength to strength.

Headquartered from our purpose built facility in Slinfold, West Sussex, Heason Technology is a world-class Motion Component Distributor and Motion Systems Manufacturer with over 30 years of motion control experience. Servicing markets including Aerospace & Defence, Printing, Semiconductor, Life & Health Science, Photonics, Automotive, Motorsport, Marine, Rail, Research & Development and Industrial Automation. Our in-house design, manufacture and test capabilities provide our customers with a flexible, fast to market, solution based service.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be an experienced Engineer responsible for delivering motion control solutions as part of an integrated team providing innovative automation solutions across a broad range of industrial sectors. You will be able to successfully navigate multiple concurrent projects from concept through to delivery and commissioning ensuring all projects are delivered on time, to specification and within budget. You will be able to manage multiple interfaces, both externally in terms of customers and internally with Sales, Operations and Production. The role includes some travel, mostly UK, but occasionally European, to support customer installations and/or commissioning activities.


To be successful in this role, you will be an Engineer, experienced in automation and/or motion with an electrical and control basis. You will be familiar with Motion Control Products including Servo Motors, Drives, Controllers, Programmable Automation and Motion controllers. You will be qualified to HND level in electrical and/or control engineering with past experience working in a similar role with a motor or drive manufacturer, systems integration or machine builder. Heason offers full product training via manufacturers’ factory training courses together with in-house training programmes. Some experience of Machinery Directive and CE requirements such as Low Voltage and EMC Directives. Document Author for project technical files and work instructions.


The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated and natural forward planner who critically assesses their own performance and comfortable with customer facing aspects of the role. We are looking for a good communicator who has a keen eye for attention for detail with a positive, hardworking “can do” attitude. A team player with a flexible nature who has high aptitude for time management and efficiency with projects and project management.

Remuneration Package

Basic Salary – According to Experience Bonus

Non-Contributory Pension Scheme

Private Healthcare

25 Days Holiday