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Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II

Job Title: Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 89339
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Catriona Coogan
Telephone: 091730022

Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II for their site.

In conjunction with Manufacturing and R&D, Develops new Automated manufacturing and test equipment and systems used in the development and production of medical devices. Independently or as member of a team; develops specifications, designs, plans and builds complex manufacturing and test automated equipment and software systems.

  • Defines Control Platform and Delivers Software Development for new designs and equipment updates, Participates in Equipment Design Reviews, Delivers Equipment Documentation under quality SOPs and following GDP.
  • Manages projects and portions of projects as part of a larger team.
  • Supervises the work and gives direction to other Junior Equipment Automation and Control Engineers.
  • Determines Project schedules and works with team and other departments across the plant to ensure adherence.
  • Works closely with the customer to understand requirements and propose creative and cost effective solutions.
  • Generates quotations, concepts and business cases for new and upgraded equipment.

  • Candidates are required to hold an Engineer Degree equivalent to or above NFQ Level 8.
  • Candidates are required to have a minimum of 6 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Candidates are required to have excellent communication skills

Experience Required:
  • Required Technical Skills
  • Candidates shall have proven experience in all of the following areas:
  • PLC Programing
  • HMI/SCADA Design.
  • PID Design and Tuning.
  • Servo Control.
  • Instrumentation.
  • Machine Electrical & Safety Design as per European Machinery Directive and derivate Standards.
  • Project Management Skills

Extended Skills
  • Candidate shall have proven experience in some of the following areas:
  • VB6 & VBA programing.
  • VB.NET & Object Orientated Programing.
  • T-SQL Programing.
  • LabView Development.
  • Medical Device or Pharmaceutical Industry.
  • Six-SigmaGAMP4

For further information on this Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II role in Galway please contact Catriona Coogan on 091730022 /
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