Automation Project Engineer

SimoTech are seeking to hire an Automation Project Engineer to provide Automation expertise on a number of capital projects. The projects will involve a range of plant expansion and upgrades across our client site in Kildare.

  • Manage the specification, development and installation of projects within budget and corporate guidelines.
  • Proven track record of delivering on projects across requirements definition, design and commissioning.
  • Develop key stakeholder relationships across Process Engineering, QA, CSV, IT and CQV.
  • Management of external vendors and system integrators.
  • Review and approval of third party generated design documents and protocols.
  • Work with the project management leads to ensure project schedule and cost adherence.
  • FAT protocol witnessing and close out.
  • Development of validation documentation.
Key Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or the Life Sciences is desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years Automation Experience essential.
  • Previous experience on a Pharmaceutical or Life Sciences site is desirable.
  • Experience working on a Tabletting or Packaging plant would be an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of Rockwell, Siemens, Wonderware, GE iFix.
  • Good understanding of GAMP.
What SimoTech Can Offer
  • Role provides a high degree of autonomy to allow the successful candidate to reach their full potential.
  • Long term project opportunity.
  • SimoTech can facilitate these positions as a staff engineer or contract engineer.
  • Competitive staff or contract rates.
Due to the duration of the project you must be currently eligible to work in Ireland.
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