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

Project Process Controls Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-11945
Project Process Controls Engineer


Our client a leading medical device company in Mayo are seeking applicants for a Project Process Controls Engineer.

The primary purpose of this position is to contribute to the profitability, continuity and growth assisting in the continued development and support of the manufacturing processes in the plant..

The main focus of this position will be to work, under the guidance of the Engineering Manager and Senior Project Controls Engineer in the area of design, commissioning, troubleshooting and maintenance of the electrical & control systems of both new & existing equipment in the plant.

This role provides an excellent opportunity for a developing professional to gain further project experience within a highly automated and high volume regulated/medical device production process


Process Support: – The position will provide specialized technical support in the day-to-day operation of the assigned manufacturing processes, specifically supporting the various control systems.

This work will involve troubleshooting problems encountered in the daily operation of the equipment, implement corrective measures to machine issues and propose preventative measures to prevent re-occurrence.

Ability to explain an issue and communicate the path forward toward resolution to value stream technical support staff.

Perform preventative and corrective control system maintenance, completing all associated paperwork including software change control and software records to ensure high levels of up-time/

This position will involve out of hours support when necessary.

Project Support: – Project Planning & Tracking: Position will be responsible for developing, tracking & communicating project plans for all control tasks.

Equipment Qualification – support qualification of new production equipment / processes, and ensure compliance to quality standards through execution of protocols.

Safety/ Risk Assessments: position will be responsible for ensuring safety compliance of control hardware/software, and supporting both conduction and timely closeout of risk assessments


1. Education (Minimum)

Primary Degree in Engineering discipline, preferably Electrical / Electronic / Controls / Programming

2. Specialized or Technical Knowledge (Minimum)

PLC machine control & Operator Interface

Electrical controls – maintenance & design

2D/3D CAD skills – elect drafting/ panel design

2. Specialized or Technical Knowledge (Desired)

Project Management / FMEA

Vision Systems, Servo Systems and Robotics

ELAU, B&R Rockwell PLC experience

Industrial Networks (Profibus etc)

Experience in clean-room manufacturing

New Product Introduction

High level programming languages ( Python,Java HTML)

3. Kind and Length of Experience (Minimum)

3 to 5 years post qualification experience in batch type process, preferably in the medical devices / healthcare / pharmaceutical industry. Commissioning & Debug of highly automated equipment

3. Kind and Length of Experience (Desired)

Over 2 years Project/Process Engineering experience.

Process background desirable with healthcare, chemical or plastics experience; or alternatively within another regulated industry.

Ciaran Fahy


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Project Process Controls Engineer

Ciaran Fahy

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