Experienced Automation Engineer required for a pharmaceutical company that is based in the South Dublin region to help manage their Front Line Support function, on an initial 12 month contract basis.
As a contract, the position offers excellent rates and the opportunity for a long-term placement.
Adherence to GXP procedures on site in relation to all aspects of the position
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
Third level Degree in Electrical, Electronic, Systems Engineering, Computer Science or Equivalent
5+ years’ experience working with automated control systems preferably in the Pharmaceutical industry
Excellent communication skills
PLC/SCADA/Batch experience with preference for following technologies: Rockwell FactoryTalk SE View & Batch, Siemens PLC/HMI, iFix, Wonderware, ControlNet, DeviceNet, Profibus and OSIsoft PI Data Historian.
Knowledge of GAMP software development lifecycle, ANSI/ISA-S88 and S95 industry standards and 21 CFR Part 11