Controls Engineer

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Location Sligo
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy
email Connect@hero.ie

Controls Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-12032
Controls Engineer

Overview

Our client an automation company are seeking a dynamic and experienced individual to join either their Sligo or Cork site. The successful candidate will work on challenging, innovative projects within a highly technical and collaborative working group. As a Controls Engineer you will be responsible for the design, development, and implementation of complex controls systems for automation equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work within the wider engineering group to develop concepts and specifications for equipment from User Requirement Specifications.
  • Develop and Debug machine control programs including PLC/HMI/Robotics/Motion Control/Vision/etc.
  • Involvement in research, development, and implementation of new control technologies
  • Co-ordinate and manage controls elements of build and debug of equipment.
  • Responsible for completing controls aspects of projects within the schedule and budget.
  • Liaising with customers on requirement specifications and project deliverables
  • Develop relationships with suppliers for equipment/component procurement.
  • Responsibility for design, commissioning, and safety of controls systems.
  • Provide guidance and direction to junior staff to help them realise designs and ensure that the customer end goals are being achieved.
  • Development of machine documentation to meet EU standards.
  • Meeting project deliverables and deadlines

Key Requirements

  • Educated to degree level in a relevant engineering discipline.
  • Min 5 years relevant experience working on the creation of machine control systems. o Ability to program AB Control Logix, Siemens S7 o Familiar with configuring, commissioning, and debugging common machine networks and drive systems. o Experience in robotics (ABB, Fanuc, Mitsubishi, Epson) o Experience of machine vision (Cognex, Keyence)
  • Must be keenly interested in engineering technology and remaining knowledgeable about the cutting edge of automation technology.
  • Excellent communication skills are vital to communicate effectively on job specification, technical direction, and issues daily.
  • Must be a self-starter with good attention to detail, willing to take ownership and responsibility to realise project milestones and timelines.
  • Project management experience advantageous
  • Proven track record in delivering solutions.
  • Current driving license and able to travel as required.

Ciaran Fahy

JOB-12032

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Controls Engineer

Ciaran Fahy

Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy
email Connect@hero.ie
mobile +353 87 410 86 20
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