Equipment Engineer

Job Title: Equipment Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122644
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 6 years ago

Job Description

Equipment Engineer:

Due to continued expansion of their operations our client a well-established Multinational Healthcare Manufacturer now require a qualified and experienced Equipment Engineer.

The Equipment Engineer will implement highly capable & effective manufacturing processes to meet business goals and objectives, in conjunction with providing technical/engineering maintenance & calibration support involved in delivering equipment/fixture type solutions that result in optimum manufacturing practices

This is a permanent role based in Cork with excellent progression opportunities

Key Responsibilities of Equipment Engineer
  • Generate documentation for the specification, design, development and testing of new equipment & automated systems
  • Develop a detailed understanding of automation systems including PLC, HMI, vision, robotics, PC software and databases.
  • Identify equipment & automated system upgrades as part of continuous improvement program
  • Provide technical support and make informed decisions on hardware and architecture selection
  • Analyse, understand, fault-find complex automation equipment
  • Develop, test and install code changes to existing equipment under change control
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation of code to medical device standards
  • Actively participate among cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time and to required quality standards.
Requirements of the Equipment Engineer
? Degree in software/automation/electrical engineering or related discipline
? Minimum 3 years relevant experience
? Strong knowledge of automation systems with experience of Allen Bradley and Beckhoff PLC?s an advantage
? Ability to document own work clearly and precisely

Please send an up to date CV and cover letter to John Reid at The RFT Group / / on 01-2302400 /

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors