Engineering & Electronics

Automation Engineer

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Munster
  • 41963006

PE Global is currently recruiting for an Automation Engineer on behalf of our medical device client based in Limerick. This is an initial 12-month contract role, hybrid role.

Position Responsibilities 

  • Integration and Debug of Machine control systems including servo motion and high-speed device integration.
  • Update & Validate PLC and control software as part of the installation of a highly automated production line.
  • Develop User, Functional and Detailed Design Specifications
  • Work as part of a team to develop high quality PLC and HMI code from Functional and Detailed Design Specifications
  • Work within a cross functional multidiscipline team environment.
  • Participates within project teams, provide technical support and make informed decisions on hardware and architecture selection.
  • Fault-find complex automation equipment 
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of code to Medical Device standards
  • Adopt and promote a strong cultural Credo based code of conduct..
  • Ensure effective execution & closure on Quality System documentation.
  • Prioritize multiple tasks while working to tight schedules

 

Primary Tasks

  • Integration and Debug of Machine control software.
  • Participate among cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time and to required quality standards.
  • Develop, debug, and validate Control System software programs 
  • Analyse, understand, fault-find and modify automation software 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Ability to organize, plan and execute multiple tasks to tight schedules, to ensure deliverables on time and within budget.
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Ability to document own work clearly and precisely
  • Strong communication skills and provide technical expertise.
  • Monitor and analyse opportunities for the development of new or improved solutions.
  • Attention to detail
  • Provide training and mentoring to less experience staff.

Skills, Abilities and Education

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Computer Science OR equivalent 
  • 5/6 years’ experience working with automated control systems as part of a machine design team.
  • Strong PLC background in Allen Bradley ControlLogix 5000, Allen Bradley Guard Logix, Schneider, Pilz Safety PLCs and Wonderware Intouch/ArchestrA, FactoryTalk View HMI software.
  • Additional knowledge of Servo Motion Control, printer systems, vision systems, robotics, BCR, Distributed Systems, data analytics, RFID systems would be beneficial
  • Accustomed to working in a validated environment with strong discipline with regard to change control.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply or alternatively send an up-to-date CV to paul.wheatley@peglobal.net

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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