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Executive / Management

Job Description

A Staff Engineer, Automation & Controls is required by CareerWise Recruitment to work with a Limerick based Global Medical Technologies company on 12 Month fixed term basis.

Role of this position

  • Provide design, technical and operational support to all operations' processes. Problem Solve and Debug of Manufacturing systems.
  • Support code changes to the site automation systems (at both PLC and software system levels) under change control.
  • Lead initiatives in the standardization of automated systems and equipment, including the preparation of standards/specifications for hardware and software within the plant.
  • Ensure full compliance with all regulatory, site and divisional requirements in respect of validation of software systems within the team.
  • Drive integration between equipment automation systems and the site systems such as MES and OEE.
  • Analyse and troubleshoot and modify a wide range of automation software.


  • Degree or equivalent in relevant Engineering or Science discipline
  • A minimum of 4 years automation experience in a team based regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Good knowledge of GMP / FDA regulatory requirements and current Health and Safety Regulations and legislation.
  • A proven track record in designing, commissioning , validating and maintaining PLC, SCADA, DCS and equivalent type systems.
  • Demonstrable analytical & problem-solving skills using recognised methodologies
  • Project Management skillset would be a distinct advantage

Please call Laura Callinan today for further information on 091 - 339 136 or email
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Executive / Management

Cork Office

CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900