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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15461867
  • Client ID:RI/AM16747
  • Posted on:12-AUG-2019
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

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.

Key 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:

• Systematic troubleshooting skills.
• Strong leadership of technical issue resolution.
• Provide innovative solutions to complex problems.
• Programming experience: PLC, ++, 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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