Automation Engineer Co Down

  • Servisource Recruitment
  • Co Down
  • Sep 26, 2018
Permanent Mechanical Engineers

Job Description

Servisource, on behalf of our client is seeking an Automation Engineer with strong maintenance skills within engineering.

The successful person will have a broad-based understanding of controls and software applications in industry.

Role and responsibilities:

• Perform software upgrades on high speed automated equipment.

• Assist maintenance personnel on breakdowns.

• Understanding of controls and software applications used in a global food manufacturer.

• Applicant needs to have a flexible approach regarding working hours as and when required.

To be considered, you must have the following:

• A minimum of 2 years' experience in Siemens S7 PLCs and associated software.

• A formal relevant tertiary qualification.

• Be familiar with SIEMENS PLC Networks including Profibus, Ethernet etc.

• Will have a working knowledge of SCADA and HMI working applications.

• Have experience of Danfoss Variable Speed Drives ( VSD ), including programming and fault finding.

• Have a working knowledge of closed loop control systems, including pressure, temperature and flow control.

• Must understand the concept and terminology used in control systems which include Proportional, Derivative and Integral Control actions. ( PID ).

• Have strong analytical skills supporting fast and effective problem solving.

• Be able to demonstrate a proven ability in trouble shooting in a dynamic high speed production environment.

Please send your CV to abradley@servisource.ie