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Automation Engineer

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Swords, Dublin
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 29/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH93987

Automation Engineer

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Automation Engineer for our client, a large pharmaceutical manufacturing company in Swords, north Dublin.
The successful candidate will be experienced in a GMP environment should have a good understanding of upstream and downstream production processes. Significant exposure to DeltaV software is essential for the position. The contract duration is 10 - 12 months.

Responsibilities include:

  • Participation in the development and implementation of an MCS Solution (in line with S88 standards for the plant
  • Delivery of robust, compliant and cost-effective MCS Solution in line with agreed timelines for this key capital project.
  • Co-ordinate the development of the Automation software and hardware to ensure alignment with the project schedule
  • Work closely together with the other Automation Engineers to ensure the defined standards are followed consistently in the project and the library modules are used as intended.
  • Support the Commissioning Qualification and Validation (CQV) Teams in Verification of the DeltaV Software


  • Min. of 3 years' experience in the GMP environment delivering Automation design /commission/start-up.
  • Min. of 5 years' experience with DeltaV, preferable with DeltaV Batch experience, including the creation, documenting and testing of recipes.
  • Has process understanding of production processes used like upstream, downstream processes or CIP, and/or has a deep knowledge of automation system architectures.
  • Installation of Automation Platforms including experience in DeltaV Virtualisation an advantage.

For further information, please contact Dominic on 01 645 5250 or at