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Automation Engineer

  • Location: England
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

Automation Engineer

I am working with a key client who is looking for an experienced Automation Front Line Support Engineer (x2) to expand an onsite production support service they provide on a client site in Ireland.

This is a long-term contract (12 months +) starting ASAP.

The first 2-3 months will be geared to training (DeltaV training provided) and working 9am-5pm. Once fully trained this will be a shift position, Monday to Friday, 7am-7pm or 7pm-7am. The shift is 3-cycle (24/5).

The role:

  • Provide real-time front line support to the production group on their manufacturing/IS systems.
  • Document and track resolution of issues and tasks.
  • Aide the identification/implementation of system improvements and corrective actions.
  • Aide the coaching of operators and maintenance technicians in the effective use of the control systems.
  • Manage and execute change controls for continuous improvement projects.
  • Execute and document preventative maintenance tasks performed on the automation systems.

The skills:

  • Strong Siemens S7/TIA Portal skills
  • 5 years + working in a pharmaceutical environment.

If you are interested in this role, please send your cv to and we can arrange a call.