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Entry Level Automation Engineer

Colton, NY 13625
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**Applications will close 3rd of April 2020.**

**Job Description**

Associate Automation Engineer

Department: Engineering

Position Reports to: Site Automation Lead

**Job Position:**

Pfizer Newbridge (22 Miles from Dublin) was established in Co Kildare in 1992, is over 120 acres. The facility is one of Europe's largest manufacturers of solid dose pharmaceuticals. The facility currently supplies over 80 product formulations across a wide range of product categories to more than 100 markets around the world. Due to continued expansion of our products, an associate automation engineer is being sought to join the Newbridge automation team.

As an associate automation engineer, your primary function will be to work within the automation team on assigned tasks and to develop your skills to subject matter expert level for automations systems.


+ Be focused and passionate about production support.

+ To learn and participate in the development of automated system life cycle documents to meet business requirements in the support of automated systems.

+ To provide system support in the areas of PM's, engineering spares, maintenance, training programs, and Data Integrity.

+ Develop skills in supporting programming for PLC's, motion control and PC controlled equipment.

+ Develop in-depth technical knowledge of all of the different automation systems on site.

+ Implement code\\systems changes on the automation systems under site change management\\change control.

+ Any other activities as directed by the Site Automation Lead.


We are looking for Engineers with the following experience:-

+ An ability to work independently.

+ Engineering background with minimum of 1 to 2 years' experience.

+ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

+ Industrial experience in manufacturing environments.

+ Good computer based skills.

+ Knowledge of control theory a distinct advantage

+ Demonstrated Problem solving skills


+ Appropriate Engineering Qualification (preferably B.Sc.\\ B.E. degree in engineering) with particular emphasis in Electrical\\Electronics\\Automation\\Mechatronics or Computer science.


Regular Work Schedule:

+ Standard (M-F) daytime.

+ Work requires on-site presence.

+ Based on business need in exceptional cases you may be required to work out of hours.

+ Occasional national/international travel is expected for equipment factory acceptance testing, training seminars, vendor meetings, work progress meetings, etc.

+ During annual site shut downs you will be expected to work longer hours to support. scheduled manufacturing shutdown.

+ You may be required to participate on out of hours On-Call rota for site automation support.


Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

Posted: 2020-03-24 Expires: 2020-04-24

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