Collins McNicholas

Role Responsibilities:

  1.  Develop the concepts for new automation and machinery or the upgrade and refurbishment of existing assets
  2.  Design and program PLC based systems and HMIs
  3.  These systems will be effectively integrated with other plant or machine elements including, Robotics, PLC based control systems, Motion Control Systems, Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems, Machine and Process Safeguarding elements etc
  4.  Safe Automation is one of the core businesses of the company. You will design the safety related control system part of the automation and machinery solutions for customers
  5.  Prepare systems at the company facilities for acceptance testing and qualification
  6.  Manage the installation and commissioning of automation equipment and systems at customer sites
  7.  Provide the necessary documentation to our customers for operation, maintenance and qualification of our systems

Role Requirements:

  1.  Degree in engineering, preferably electrical, control or instrumentation systems.
  2.  5+ years’ experience in the design and programming of automation systems. Such experience must include:
  3.  Commissioning, troubleshooting and programming; and the contribution to Electrical and Mechanical installation and commissioning teams
  4.  Generation of electrical drawings, cable schedules and termination diagrams
  5.  PLC Control System programming and configuration

Desirable Experience:

  1.  Experience in the pharmaceutical/bio-pharma
  2.  Experience in process control system design
  3.  HAZOP

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Josh Barnes on 021-4911066 or email

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