Controls Engineer

Posted 16 December 2020
Salary€55000 - €65000 per annum
LocationWaterford, Republic of Ireland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLife Sciences & Engineering Technologies, Engineering Leaders and Specialists
ContactEmma Mullen

Job description

A leading Medical Device company are seeking a permanent Controls Engineer who will execute projects in a fast paced, multi-disciplined, cross-functional team environment.


  • Manage production and the introduction of new technology
  • Provide technical and vision core competency support to Global Operations and Engineering, including possible off-hours, remote and onsite coverage rotation
  • Provide Technical support and technical reference expertise to manufacturing and outside vendors in developing technical solutions for vision inspection technologies
  • Provide Technical specification documents to external vendors for the purpose of trending and design/ build of new manufacturing equipment
  • Support product, platform and cost improvement programs by delivering qualified vision systems
  • Interface with Engineering, SQA, QA and Operations to validate software systems
  • Provide technical and operations training on systems delivered
  • Travel to vendor locations for on-site project support - domestic & international


  • Electronics/ Electrical Engineering
  • Computer/Software development systems
  • PLC- Allen Bradley, Siemens
  • High Level Language Programming e.g. C#,
  • Practical knowledge of machine vision systems including Cognex VPro and InSight desired
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • FDA regulated Medical Device
  • SCADA Software development

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Emma Mullen at HRM on 087 6369263 for a confidential discussion.