Automation Technician

Posted 10 May 2024
LocationCounty Longford
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameLisa Egan

Job description

What you need to know

My client in the Plastics industry is looking to recruit an Automation Technician to join their expanding team. This role is located in Co. Longford.

4 shift cycle (12 hour shifts)

This is a permanent job with company benefits.


Your new job

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot systems, vacuum circuits, digital multi-meter, machine documentation.

  • Mechanical drawings, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic schematics

  • Maintain automation equipment

  • Assist in production start ups and changeovers

  • Leveling/squaring automation & robot heads, centering mechanicalcomponents, making stroke adjustments.

  • Modify axes points

  • Changes in programming

  • Repair mechanical & electrical components

  • Assist various departments with installation of new jobs.


What are we looking for?

  • 3rd Level qualification in Engineering or related discipline

  • Experience working as an Automation Technician

  • Overall mechanical & electrical understanding

  • Ability to learn injection moulding equipment, assembly processes & auxiliary equipment.

  • Knowledge of PLC controlled machines.

  • Computer/IT Skills/MS Office applications

Apply for this job now or get in touch with Lisa Egan on 090 6490485

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