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Controls Engineer

  • Location: Waterford
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Robin Hussain
  • Start Date: 30/08/2021
  • Expiry Date: 30 October 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -082021-462537

Controls Engineer role in Ireland

We are working with a client based in Waterford (South East Ireland) who are looking for a Controls Engineer on a permanent basis. The salary will be between €50-60K pa depending on experience.


  • CodeSys and working knowledge of the some of the following communication protocol: EtherCat, ProfiNet, EthernetIP, Modbus RTU/TCP and RS232

The software engineer will then be required to know how/ learn how to program.

  1. TwinCat 3
  2. TwinCat Visu programming & TwinCat
  3. HMI Engineering.

Advantage to also have but not essential:

  1. knowledge programming in different PLC's (like Siemens or Allan Bradley or OMRON or Mitsubishi).
  2. knowledge of Safety PLC programming and requirements to achieve (SIL) regulations.
  3. know how to program Servo drives (Beckhoff, Festo, Siemens) and
  4. basic knowledge of programming of industrial robots ( like Universal Robots, or Staubli).

Controls Engineer in the Pharmaceuticals Industry located in Ireland.