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  • Automation Engineer

    Role Summary:


    • Support the construction management and qualification of an ongoing project.
    • The project involves upgrades and installation of new equipment associated with an existing API facility.


    Core Duties and Responsibilities


    • Manage the interfacing of new Automation equipment with existing site systems.
    • Installing and placing new/upgraded equipment into operations.
    • Develops solutions for automation problems.
    • Coordinate and participate in the design, construction and commissioning on the project.
    • Liaise with the clients and internal engineering departments.
    • Work closely with the Automation equipment vendors to ensure deliverables meet project requirements.
    • Ensuring accuracy and format of information being supplied by engineering houses and equipment suppliers.
    • Responsible for creating functional requirement specifications and the detailed design specifications.
    • Participate in Hardware and Software FATs and SATs to ensure requirements and standards are met.
    • Attend and participate in client, project and department meetings.
    • Should be commercially aware on project execution, control of budgets, manhours and change control.
    • Participation in audits, quality monitoring inspections and self-inspections as required.


    Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

    • Minimum qualification B.Sc. or M.Sc./ M.Eng Degree in  Automation Engineering or equivalent discipline
    • Minimum 7 years’ experience in a similar role.
    • Experience with Siemens Automation Controls systems essential.
    • Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work with minimal supervision
    • Advanced material and problem-solving ability
    • PC literate with excellent knowledge of the Microsoft suite of programmes.
    • Excellent attention to detail.


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