Job Description

Automation Systems / Controls Engineer

Ref No: AM17436

Waterford, Co. Waterford, Ireland

Competitive salary

Automation Systems / Controls Engineer - County Waterford.

In this role you will work with technical team members to maintain, repair, troubleshoot and develop systems architecture within allocated timeframes and cost constraints.

Core Responsibilities:

Provide PLC programming, Visions Systems, SCADA systems installation, networks, set-up, configurations, calibrations, troubleshooting and fault-finding support.
Support design, buy-off, installation and validation of automated production lines.
Be willing to travel as necessary to support equipment buy-offs and training at vendor / customer sites.
Lead systematic technical root cause investigations.
Support manufacturing IT Systems architecture.
Drive continuous improvement projects.
Manage assigned project budgets, liaise with customers, contractors as required.
Develop systems equipment maintenance procedures.
Develop and deliver technical systems training.
Support all company safety and quality programs and initiatives.
Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.
Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events

Interested applicants should have and be:

Able to work in a team environment.
Excellent organisation, communication and presentation skills.
Systematic troubleshooting skills.
Strong leadership of technical issue resolution.
Provide innovative solutions to complex problems.
Programming experience: PLC, C++, SQL.
Good data analysis skills.
Proficient in MS Office applications, experience of MS Project, MS Access.
CAD experience desirable

Degree in electronic engineering, controls engineering, software engineering or similar discipline.
Experience of PLC programming essential and Vision Systems and SCADA systems installation highly desirable.
At least 3-5 years' relevant work experience in a manufacturing environment
High volume automated assembly experience would be an advantage.

An electrical background / qualification advantageous.


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