Automation Engineer

Automation Engineer    Reference: TPS034  
SALARY Negotiable LOCATION Ireland, Mayo
JOB TYPE Permanent DATE POSTED 23/03/2018
INDUSTRY Life Science
The ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or the Life Sciences.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in achieving or maintaining compliance for a process control system.
  • Experience in the qualification of large scale Distributed Control Systems.
  • Ability to keep work pace and meet deadlines. Good organising and planning skills.
  • Proven success working well in a team environment with flexibility to react to changing business
  • the successful candidate shall have 5 – 7 Years Working experience in a similar role.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Automation Manager, the objective of this role is to support the highly automated, production processes in a leading-edge process / manufacturing plant.
  • This involves interrogating at PLC level, machines and processes that support the overall automated production systems which run on a 24-hour basis.
  • The controls engineer provides a troubleshooting service as batches are pushed through Rockwell Batch software systems, which form the basis of automated traceability for Kore compliance.
  • PLC’s Rockwell Automation PLC Range, PLC5 SLC & Control Logix
  • HMI’s Rockwell Factory talk, RS View,
  • Provide Automation Helpdesk support un-assisted.
  • Actively support automation aspects of process improvement projects
  • Modify software as required by process improvement projects and to mitigate any gaps in existing code.
  • The Engineer must be proficient and apply OE tools and techniques in driving technical solutions for the business.


 Recruiter   Oliver Gale  07884212927