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We now wish to recruit a Plant E&I Engineer for a Client site in Cork.

Working as a Plant E&I Engineer you will be responsible supporting site production and for performing routine and emergency repairs of the plant instrumentation, plant PLC control, SCADA systems and plant electrical systems.



  • Responsible for start-up and maintenance of facilities instrumentation and associated controls on both utility and process systems, systems include; AHU’s, Chillers, Steam Boilers, Scrubbed Exhausts, Water Treatment and Industrial Waste Systems
  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support production and start-up activities
  • Install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain and upgrade the site-wide Process PLC control system related power generation control systems and field instrumentation
  • Determine actions required for repair, maintenance and calibration of equipment
  • Install new plant instrumentation and controls, i.e. installation of field instruments and PLC systems
  • Commission and troubleshoot serial communications protocols
  • Generation and execution of documentation to support start-up activities on live systems in line with site procedures
  • Generation and execution of start-up checklists, SOP’s etc.
  • Maintain all documentation in an organised and controlled manner, in compliance with industry client procedures 
  • Work with operations and engineering teams to develop testing protocols and start-up procedures
  • Demonstrate ownership and show initiative to resolve issues in a timely manner in a high paced, schedule driven environment


Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Degree in Applied Physics & Instrumentation, Electrical/Electronic or Industrial Automation & Controls Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years industry experience, preferable Pharmaceutical
  • A good working knowledge of all instrumentation types and industrial Automation / BMS systems
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills for a wide variety of instrumentation and PLC systems
  • Literacy in Computer Operating Systems and applications such as Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint etc.
  • Possess excellent Communication / Documentation and Interpersonal skills

Please Note

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Plant E&I Engineer CK3021 - CK3021

Cork, Ireland

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