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Control Panel Designer / Software Engineer

Reference: RK3

Location: Midsomer Norton


Salary: Dependent on experience



THE COMPANY Are you looking for a new challenge or the next exciting step in your career? Are you interested in working with a leading Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Controls & Automation business?  If yes, then this role may be for you.

Bridges specialise in the installation, servicing and repair of electrical and mechanical installations as well as the design of control panels. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and expanding business with a superb reputation, within the water and waste industry.


Main Duties:

  • To gain client requirements and creating specifications for projects; creating solutions
  • To work alongside the Project Manager and Design Manager to ensure that the designs of projects are running to client requirements, and are compliant with regulations
  • To produce designs in accordance with the design specification through technical innovation
  • To ensure the integrity of the design through: technical design calculations, material research, awareness of modern production techniques,cost effectiveness
  • To produce all necessary production and assembly drawings, using 2D drawing CAD system
  • To be aware of the necessary standards relating to the environment
  • To undertake site and client visits as required
  • To communicate accurately with other stakeholders throughout the project from concept through to completion
  • To liaise with the end client to ensure that they have a full understanding of the progress of the project


  • Electrical Design experience
  • Experience in the Water and Waste industry is desirable
  • Experience with a range of design software including Siemens and PLCs


Bridges is an excellent company to work for and a great place to develop your career. We are a family run business with a friendly and welcoming culture, and are dedicated to helping our employees learn and develop with us throughout their careers.

Bridges also offers an excellent benefits package.

  • Competitive salaries
  • Health cash plan with Healthshield
  • Standard Life Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • Bike 2 Work scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee recognition schemes