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Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer - Galway

Job Title: Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer - Galway
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 90579
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Edel Kelly
Telephone: 0874108620

Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II (Galway)
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit an Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II (Galway) 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-Sigma
  • GAMP4
For further information on this Equipment Automation & Controls Engineer II (Galway) role in Galway please contact Edel Kelly on 0874108620 /
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