• 14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727, Ireland
  • +353 56 779 0100
  • info@prochem.ie
  • GC North Valley Business Centre, Old Mallow Road, Cork, T23 KC67, Ireland +353 21 206 6178 info@prochem.ie
  • Automation Engineer – Tipperary

    Role Summary:


    • A role is available for Automation Engineer with 5 + years.
    • You will contribute to the High Performance culture within the Automation team, providing a flexible, accurate service to enable the department to achieve our Manufacturing Division key priorities.
    • You will be an active member of the Automation and Engineering team providing support, guidance and expertise.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Work with Site Maintenance Managers, Planners, and API Maintenance & Reliability Lead on updates to the SAP PM system.
    • Development of Process Control Applications on DCS, PLC and BMS platforms
    • Identify, evaluate & implement opportunities for continuous improvement
    • Provide day to day support to Operating Areas for Automation components of the process
    • Proactively resolve technical issues before they impact the business priorities
    • Support the smooth running of the site value stream and supply by delivering a world-class Automation service.
    • Ensure adherence with standards, following business processes in the execution and support of Automation systems
    • Comply with Global Policies, Procedures and Guidelines, regulatory requirements and execute current Good manufacturing Practices (cGMP) in the performance of day to day activities and all applicable job functions.
    • Work collaboratively to drive a safe and compliant culture Core Competencies Technical:
    • Computer System Development Lifecycle
    • DCS Systems
    • PLC – Siemens TIA Portal, Siemens S7, Allen Bradley
    • SCADA – Siemens WinCC, Wonderware, Allen Bradley Factorytalk
    • Data Historians
    • BMS Systems – Siemens Desigo
    • Control System/Shopfloor Integration
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and job related computer applications required
    • System Virtualisation


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

    • A 3rd level qualification in Mechanical, Electrical or related discipline or demonstrated equivalent maintenance experience.
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to interface effectively with all levels of colleagues in a team environment
    • Self motivated
    • Flexible approach
    • Effective time management and multi-tasking skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Starter, finisher
    • Trouble shooting skills
    • Goal/results orientated
    • Problem solving skills
    • Degree Qualification ideally in a related Automation, Engineering, Computer or other Technical Discipline
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, proven ability to work at all levels in an international organization.


    To Apply:

    If you would like to discuss this vacancy or to discuss your career and other job opportunities in confidence, contact us:

    14 Danville Business Park, Kilkenny, R95 F727.

    +353 56 779 0100

    Click here to submit your CV

    Please note, we do not require agency assistance with this role.