Automation Engineer – Water

Contact Dermot Doherty
  • Salary: €55,000 - €65,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client are seeking an Automation Engineer – Water to work on Water projects countrywide.
Are you interested in working on work the commissioning and maintenance of Water and Wastewater projects ?
Are you looking to develop professionally and join a company with a culture of embedded Continual Professional  Development?

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Key responsibilities of the Automation Engineer – Water:

  • On site validation and commissioning of PLC, Instrumentation and electrical control systems
  • Fault diagnostics and modification to existing control and automation systems
  • Undertaking Factory Acceptance Tests on control panels to ensure compliance with approved documentation and in accordance with relevant standards
  • Site acceptance tests and system sign off with the client
  • Monitoring and optimisation of instrumentation, PLC and electrical control systems
  • Preparation of technical specifications and management of contractors
  • Coordinate with electrical and mechanical personnel to achieve project deadlines
  • Carry out modifications to existing sites as per Controls Dept. Manager / client requirements
  • Generate control documentation
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with the company procedures observing proper health and safety
  • Responsibility for ensuring all electrical and instrumentation installations on projects assigned are installed as per approved documentation and in accordance with relevant standards

Key Skills:

  • Minimum 3-5 years electrical experience in a process engineering role.
  • PLC & HMI programming skills desirable
  • Experience within the Water/ Wastewater industry a distinct advantage
  • Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • National Craft Certificate in Electrical and/or Instrumentation
  • Minimum 3-5 years electrical experience in a process engineering role

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