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Automation Engineer

Ref: 76075

  • 45,000-55,000
  • 12 Nov 2021
  • Cork (Centre)
  • Permanent

Automation Engineer

About the Company

This company is a leading supplier of solutions to the automated production environments in many industries including manufacturing, medical devices, pharma, food and distilling. As a global leader they spearhead continuous developments to service their customers.

About the Position

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will work with a team of talented professionals in a dynamic, challenging and fast paced environment, where your primary role will be to Specify, Design and Install engineering and automation projects throughout Ireland.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design automation systems for integration into customer’s plants.
  • Program PLC based systems, and HMIs.
  • Program Robotic automation system.
  • Design and Configuration of vision systems (2D/3D).
  • Assist in the selection of automation and control platforms.
  • Program PLC based systems, and HMIs. These systems will be effectively integrated with other plant or machine elements including PLC based control systems, Motion Control Systems, Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems, Machine and Process Safeguarding elements etc.
  • Installation and commissioning of automation systems.
  • Provide the necessary documentation to our customers for operation, maintenance and qualification of our systems.


  • 5 years experience as an Automation Engineer with a strong foundation in industrial automation systems
  • Relevant honours degree in engineering, preferably electrical, industrial or control systems
  • Demonstrate knowledge of automation elements including: Motion Control, and Electrical Control, PLCs, HMIs gained through course or industry
  • Self-motivated, logical and have the ability to take a systematic approach to problem solving, prioritising and meeting deadlines
  • Have excellent mathematical and problem solving skills

Remuneration Package


For more information on the role or any other Engineering or Life Sciences roles call Nigel on 087 3618142 or email me or click the apply button below.

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