PLC Engineer

  • Cookstown
  • Negotiable
  • Full Time
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We currently have an exciting opportunity for PLC Engineer to join a leading specialist engineering firm at their state-of-the-art facility in Cookstown. Tasked with full PLC programming and providing all Ireland support for existing engineering projects, this is a key position within a leading company who are at the forefront of a growing, environmental industry.

If you are an experienced and driven PLC Engineer with a strong programming or troubleshooting background who is interested in a role where you can be office based and also required to travel to different sites to take up an active role trouble shooting and programming PLC systems and consider yourself a team player, then this is an opportunity to join a dedicated, inclusive and passionate team who combine world class software and analytics to help produce mark leading solutions.

PLC Engineer Essential Criteria

  • 3rd Level education in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or qualified by significant experience in similar role
  • Proficient programming and/or troubleshooting with Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi and other automation programs
  • Experience working on Software and Hardware projects within an engineering or manufacturing environment
  • Approachable and willing to assist teams to ensure smooth operation of multiple production sites
  • Willing to travel to various sites across Ireland


PLC Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Designing, developing, programming and testing PLC systems for a crucial environmental project
  • Select, configure, commission on site other automation devices, for automation/control
  • Provide multi-site support for Maintenance teams to cover the installation, repair and maintenance of PLC systems
  • Provide guidance to Field Service Engineers in programming, repair, installation and maintenance of PLC systems;
  • Commissioning Electrical and Electronic equipment

Salary: £Negotiable + Van

Location: Cookstown, County Tyrone, Travel required around Ireland

To apply for this role please click on the link below to submit your CV or call Michael Pauls at Donard Recruitment on 07929356690.

Key Words:  PLC Engineer, PLC programmer, Electronics Engineer, Electrical Engineer and Electronic Engineer.

Closing Date:
12 December 2020

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To apply for this job send your CV to or call 028 9099 6195
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