Automation Engineer - Cork

€35-50K - Manufacturing Engineering & Transport
Ref: 2314 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 Sep 2021
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Automation Engineer                                                  Cork                                                     €35-50K

A great opening has arisen with a successful Manufacturing Company based in Cork. The business is currently looking for a skilful Automation Engineer to join their ever-expanding team.

The company offers the chance for fantastic progression within the company and continued career growth throughout, this is an exciting opportunity to have a real impact on the development of the company’s automated platform.

If this is of interest to you, apply now!

Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Responsible for all controls and automation equipment and systems within production area.
  • Safeguarded the automation process in respect of safe operations through regular checks and update of control systems.
  • Modification of PLC’s input and output programming.
  • Support managers with defining work packages, planning and organising automation activities.
  • Have the ability to define customers technical requirements and act of both technical and functional specifications.
  • Execute test cases, maintain and report on automation equipment performance.
  • Ensure quality in projects and products for usability, reliability, functionality, marketability and manufacturability.
  • Generate automation solutions and define and implement their characteristic.
  • Ensure high level of process automation, implement the automation strategy for the plant in close calibration with the engineering team and other functional departments.
  • Identify any root causes of automation faults/breakdowns and prioritise corrective actions to meet operational processing objectives.

Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Extensive knowledge of the automation processes and procedures.
  • Qualified to a minimum HNC Level in a relevant subject.
  • Be well organised in approach to work.
  • Good communicator with ability to work well in a team.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Positive attitude towards work, and willingness to continue to learn.

For more information about the role, contact Megan on 015 314 886 or apply now.

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