Automation Engineer (Co. Wicklow)

  • Reference: D46857
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Dublin South, Laois, Wicklow
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Automation Engineer

Fantastic opportunity to work with a leading manufacturer of medical devices and pharmacy components.

Operating exclusively in plastic injection moulding field, our client boasts a global client base and in-depth expertise in Pharmaceutical and MedTech products. 

The Role and Our Client:

  • Ideal role for an automation professional with a strong grounding in automation and experience of fault finding to take on a new challenge. 
  • Opportunity to join a highly technical and innovative environment.
  • Will work with cutting edge, advanced machinery in the plastics injection moulding field.


  • To support our client’s highly automated plastic injection manufacturing environment. 
  • Work on automation cells, robots, pad printing and ancillary equipment.
  • Assemble parts for the automated machinery.
  • Undertake a range of repair, fault finding, maintenance and root cause analysis tasks.
  • Manage the performance of machines.
  • Undertake a preventative maintenance programme.
  • Implement and improve equipment maintenance processes for critical equipment. 

The Ideal Candidate will:

  • Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Graduate with 2 years experience.
  • Graduate from other Engineering background with 4-5 years’ experience. 
  • Have a working knowledge and understanding of PLC logic.
  • Be a proactive and dedicated individual.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have a team player mentality. 

 Interested? Contact us now!

  • For further information on this role, please contact Blaithin O’Shea on 01-6620088 or email: 
  • For more information on our Recruitment and HR Services, and to see a full list of our available jobs across Ireland, please visit our website at
  • For more information on Collins McNicholas, contact one of our six branches across Ireland in DublinCorkGalwaySligoAthloneLimerick


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