Manufacturing Automation Engineer

Job Overview

Manufacturing Automation Engineer
Permanent Role
Excellent salary and benefits

Our client is based in the Leitrim/Sligo area; easily commutable from Sligo, Enniskillen and surrounds. They are inviting applicants for an Manufacturing Automation Engineer - to join their team for a permanent role.

This is a great company to work for and you will be working within a highly automated environment, this place is state of the art and if you are exciting to work with robotics/pick and place systems -this is the ideal role for you.

This is a role in the area of continuous process improvement, product and process problem solving in a highly automated environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

Provide technical expertise and leadership in the area of process and equipment development i.e. equipment / process control and monitoring

Provide design support and programming for PLC's, motion control, vision applications, robotic systems and PC controlled equipment

Provide technical expertise to manufacturing process and technology development activities

Monitor and evaluate safety practices and ensure compliance with legislation where relevant.

Ensure completion of appropriate and relevant documentation within area of responsibility

Co-ordinate the introduction and implementation of new technologies and equipment to the manufacturing operation

Ideal candidate should have:

Minimum of 4 years' experience with Software or related experience in a manufacturing environment.
Specific Experience in Allen Bradley/Siemens/Omron/ PLC programming and integration
Experience with servo controllers vision system integration, motion applications & HMI products
Some experience with Robotics is advantageous
Desired knowledge in the following: Object oriented programming, C#, VB.Net, VB 6, PLC, C++, Lab View programming Experience in a regulated environment
SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services, java and database design desirable


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