Automation Engineer

Posted 17 November 2022
LocationWexford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEngineering
Reference9791
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

You will work as an Automation Engineer for our client, a well-established manufacturing company based in Wexford.

You will report into the Engineering Manager and work very closely with the Mechanical Engineers.

This is a permanent job with an attractive salary and benefits package on offer.

There will be opportunity for progression as the Automation Team expands.

Your new job

This is a site wide role which will require strong technical leadership and networking.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Identify processes that lend themselves towards automation

  • Provide solutions to drive productivity, reduce downtime, and increase product quality

  • Develop concepts, proposals, and specification for automation projects

  • Build, install and commission automation equipment

  • Ensure compliance with ISO, GMP and regulatory standards

  • Provide day to date technical support for automated systems and root cause failure analysis

What are we looking for?

  • Degree in Mechatronics or Mechanical Engineering

  • Strong mix of hardware and software capabilities required

  • Relevant experience of industrial control equipment e.g., Rockwell, Beckhoff, Siemens, pclz, Cognex, Mitsubishi etc.

  • Manufacturing or machine building background would be good

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Kieran McKeown (kieran@matrixrecruitment.ie)

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