Manufacturing Engineer - Ireland

Posted 2 months ago by Macstaff
Location County Leitrim Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary E 45K - E 55K Sector Manufacturing/Production

Working within a world leader in the innovation and manufacture of mirror products, for today's technically demanding automotive industry, from highly automated manufacturing facility in glorious County Leitrim, Ireland. They are renowned in the industry, have long history and strong pedigree. They have invested heavily in automation and this site is the largest injection moulding facility in Ireland. You can play a key role in keeping them ahead of the curve in respect to EU manufacturing for global customers. Locals or relocators are welcome in this flexible friendly outfit.

You will like

The Manufacturing Engineer job itself where you will drive continuous process improvement, product and process problem solving in a highly automated environment.

More specifically you will be responsible for the following:-

  • Provide technical expertise and leadership in the area of process and equipment development i.e. equipment / process control and monitoring
  • Provide design support and programming for PLC’s, motion control, vision applications, robotic systems and PC controlled equipment
  • Provide technical expertise to manufacturing process and technology development activities
  • Monitor and evaluate safety practices and ensure compliance with legislation where relevant. (CE compliance of equipment)
  • Ensure completion of appropriate and relevant documentation within area(s) of responsibility
  • Co-ordinate the introduction and implementation of new technologies and equipment to the manufacturing operation

You will have                  

The requirements for the Manufacturing Engineer role are:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with Equipment Automation, Software, or related experience with
  • B.Eng in Mechanical, Manufacturing or related engineering discipline
  • Specific Experience in Allen Bradley/Siemens/Omron/ PLC programming and integration
  • Experience with servo controllers (Bosch / FESTO / AB / IAI), vision system integration, motion applications & HMI products
  • Some experience with Robotics (DENSO / ABB / EPSON) is advantageous
  • Desired knowledge in the following: Object oriented programming, C#, VB.Net, VB 6, PLC, C++, Lab View programming
  • Experience in a regulated environment (ISO / TS)
  • SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services, java and database design desirable
  • Effective leader ability with drive and enthusiasm
  • Proven communication, project management and analytical skills are important
  • 3D modelling experience (Solidworks, Autocad Inventor)

You will get

As Manufacturing Engineer you will command, competitive salary, likely E 45K - E 55K (negotiable dependent upon experience)

  • Day role – normal working hours 8am – 4.30pm 
  • 27 days holidays
  • Pension
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance

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