Senior Automation Engineer – Contractor Role

  • Reference: CJ45897
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Dublin City Centre, Dublin South, Dublin West
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Job Purpose: 

The organisation is seeking a senior Automation Engineer who will take ownership of coding EMs, Phases and Recipes on the Emerson DeltaV platform (V11.3.1) and generation of associated FDS Documentation. The expectation is that the successful candidate will interface with Process Design Engineers from Design through to Commissioning 



Job Responsibilities: 
The Senior Automation Engineer will work closely with the Process Design Engineers and other project team members to meet key software delivery milestones. Design, develop and test software code in accordance with site coding standards and following good engineering practice. 


Role Requirements:


• Degree in Electrical/Electronic or Chemical Engineering, or related field with substantial experience in this field. 

Knowledge or Experience Required: 

• Strong Delta V coding background 
• Experience with process plant commissioning 
• Batch environment experience. 
• Experience in biotech preferred 
• Experience in automation design & commissioning 
• Strong organisational, interpersonal, communication and leadership skills. 

The following would be advantageous: 

• Experience with working in a Biotech facility 
• Knowledge and experience with a plant start-up 
• Familiarity with operating in a fully automated plant 
• Familiarity with GMP change control requirements 

Hourly rate: €70p/h

Contract length: 11 months


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Eloísa Ruiz on 021 4911066 or email

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