Automation Engineer

Posted 12 September 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCTO's & Senior IT
ContactCian Breheny

Job description

Our client is a global pharmaceutical organisation with a presence in multiple locations here in Ireland. They are seeking an experienced Automation professional to join their manufacturing operation.

The Role

  • The Automation Engineer will report to the Site Automation Lead and will have responsibility for supporting all site automation activities. In particular, the manufacturing and utilities automation systems.
  • You will ensure high levels of uptime for all requirement systems ensuring compliance with the regulatory policies across quality, IT, Security and EHS.
  • You will act as a subject matter expert for all things automation, CSV and data across the manufacturing control systems.
  • You will build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders upwards and downwards both at site and international level across the organisations global network.
  • Providing strategic and proactive direction with regards to the system in terms of content and execution.
  • The Automation Engineer will play an important role in managing relationships with outsourced service providers and other key stakeholders.

The Person

  • You will be qualified with a relevant third level qualification and direct experience in Siemens PLC/DCS hardware and software would be beneficial.
  • Experience in Wonderware SCADA/ Batch solutions and documentation authorship.
  • A strong communicator with excellent relationship management skills.

The Benefits

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Bonus
  • Health Insurance
  • Excellent Pension

To learn more, apply online or contact Cian Breheny on +353 1 6321866/ submit an updated CV to .