Automation Engineer – Plant Installation


Job Location:

  • Ireland & UK
  • Salary:

    Negotiable

    Job Type:

    Permanent

    Start Date:

    November 2017

     

    Automation Engineer required by Chase Resourcing to work for our Client in Munster.

    The Automation Engineer should have a third level engineering qualification and a minimum of 5 years’ experience with in depth knowledge of PLC controls systems such as Siemens, Mitsubishi, Allen-Bradley

    Your experience should preferably be in Pharma or Food and Beverage Industries but we will also consider candidates from other industries.

    Main Responsibilities:

     

    • Working with the projects department, develop PLC/SCADA software for new plant installations.
    • Ownership of the automation projects from concept / design through to delivery and production handover.
    • Modifying existing control systems to meet changing production demands.
    • Identifying opportunities where the latest technologies in automation can benefit and enhance production.
    • Project manage external automation contractors.
    • Out of hours automation support.
    • Upgrading older control systems as part of an obsolescence strategy.
    • Fault finding robotic packaging and palletising machines.
    • Working with various historian and reporting software packages.

     

    Qualifications & Experience required:

    • A third level engineering qualification or equivalent.
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience.
    • Direct experience and in depth knowledge of PLC controls systems such as Siemens, Mitsubishi, Allen-Bradley.
    • SCADA development experience in the Wonderware suite of products (Intouch, System Platform, Historian).
    • Process experience in the pharma industry (food/beverage) including heat treatment, spray drying, membrane separation technology etc.
    • System Design (URS, FDS, SDS, FAT, SAT).
    • Practical database experience, scripting, AutoCAD and IT Skills.
    • Control System Design and implementation with knowledge of GAMP.
    • Experience with Robots (ABB, Fanuc, Motoman).
    • Electrical & Instrumentation knowledge.
    • Experience installing & maintaining controls networks and communications (Ethernet, Profibus, Profinet)
    • Experience of managing automation projects is advantageous.
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, coaching and conflict management skills.
    • An ability to work independently and interacting with a multi-disciplined team.
    • Ability to apply Engineering principles in practical application.

    If you are interested in this position please send your CV to marianne.jones@chase.ie or call me in the office on 00353 66 97 62007

      Automation Engineer required by Chase Resourcing to work for our Client in Munster. The Automation Engineer should have a third level engineering qualification and a minimum of 5 years’ experience with in depth knowledge of PLC controls systems such as Siemens, Mitsubishi, Allen-Bradley Your experience should preferably be in Pharma or Food and Beverage Industries but […]

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