Automation Engineer Siemens

Job Function: Automation Engineer Siemens
Job Location: Cork, Ireland
Job Posted: April 7, 2021

Position Responsibilities /Essential Functions

PACIV, a global leader in industrial automation solutions with offices in Puerto Rico, United States and Ireland, and servicing the Life Sciences, F&B and Utilities industries, is looking for regular employment-based Automation Engineer (Siemens) for its client site in Cork.


  • This will be a full time site based role for a minimum of 6 months. Possibility for an extension for another 12months.
  • 5+ years (absolute minimum) of hands on practical industrial automation experience, preferable in high speed packaging environments.
  • MUST have strong Siemens PLC knowledge.
  • Ideally someone with good level of knowledge on Elau PLCs and rockwell systems also.
  • Should have some experience with vision systems (ideally Cognex) and industrial printers.
  • Should have a good IT background. Understands industrial networking, Windows and Linux based OS and SCADA / HMI’s.
  • MUST have experience in a life science background with clear understanding of change management procedures.
  • MUST be a strong communicator. Will need to interact with packaging operators,  experienced maintenance technicians and operations team leads.
  • So all in all, a solid experienced and practical automation engineer

Role Requirements:

  • Flexible with High Attention to Detail with super quality
  • Pro-active approach to Work
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Team Player
  • Highly Computer Literate
  • Planner & Organizer
  • Active Listener
  • Continuous Improvement Focused

Qualifications & Experience:


  • Third Level Qualification in Automation, IT Systems, Electronic/Mechatronic Engineering.
  • Strong experience with SIEMENS PLC
  • Good IT Skills
  • Experience in a life Science background
  • Valid EU Work Permit or Irish Residency

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