Job Title

Pack Systems Engineer – Dublin


The Role

  • Pack Systems Engineer
  • Hybrid Role – 2 days onsite per week required on average – the candidate should be based in South Dublin or a commutable distance to South Dublin
  • South Dublin
  • Permanent or Contractor opportunity

Role Brief

This role involves working with a major SL Controls client with a focus on packing systems for new product introduction. There will be a focus on the replacement and/or upgrade of obsolete hardware and software upgrades. OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) improvement projects will also form part of the role.

You will work as part of a large automation projects team and have the possibility of moving into other areas such as SCADA or BMS over time.

Skills Brief

  • 5 years + GMP automation experience is essential.
  • A strong level of experience in pharma / life sciences manufacturing and an deep understanding of regulatory standards in this sector is essential.
  • Pack systems experience with B&S and Systech is a significant advantage.
  • Rockwell or Siemens PLC and HMI experience is required.
  • Strong evidence of project delivery in the area of automated packing systems and track and trace systems is required.

Person Brief

Candidates must have a B.Sc. Degree in Engineering or equivalent, with emphasis in software development, electrical, electronic or automation discipline, with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in industry, preferably in a pharmaceutical, biotechnology, blue chip or relevant GMP manufacturing environment. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication & problem solving skills as well as strong stakeholder & vendor management skills.

As this role is a hybrid role with 2 to 3 days per week on average required onsite in South Dublin and the successful candidate must be based in South Dublin or within a reasonable commute. Only candidates with a current valid work permit to work in Ireland can be considered due to project timelines.

Opportunity Brief

This is an excellent opportunity to work with clients who are global leaders in their field, helping to develop and improve upon industry leading technology solutions. SL Controls offers a supportive environment committed to employee development and wellness, along with a competitive and rounded compensation package, which rewards high performers.

Company Brief

SL Controls are experts in the area of Equipment System Integration and System Support. We specialise in assisting our customers, including many of the world’s top multinational companies in the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors, achieve their Six Sigma and OEE targets.

Over the past 19 years we have grown our business from a Sligo based enterprise into an international business with additional offices in Galway, Limerick, Leinster and Florida USA.

We pride ourselves on our expertise in industrial IT integration and regulatory compliance in support of global end users, OEM’s and Technology providers.

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