PLC Programmer - Allen Bradley -1804- Feb21

Keltia Ireland Ltd.
Rubicon Centre CIT Campus
Bishopstown, CO.CORK T12Y275

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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Full-Time Permanent

Job Description

We have a PLC Programmer position with our client in the midlands that is rapidly expanding its Automation Activities for various industries such as Automotive, Medical Device, Pharma etc around the world

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Keltia has been providing technical support services for 20 years in the US, Canada and Ireland providing CAD training, engineering design, and a broad range of technical recruiting services to customers in the Aerospace, Automotive, Pharma, Food & Beverage and Medical Device industries on a permanent and contractual basis.

The Role

· Controls Project Management.

· To liaise with customers and interpret their needs, to assist with developing proposals for equipment.

· To design machine control systems, source materials and project manage the control system build.

· To plan, write, test and troubleshoot PLC, HMI, Servo (etc.) code. Mainly Allen Bradley and Siemens plc’s are in use.

· Robot programming and safety systems setup. Mainly ABB robots are in use.

· Perform in-house testing on control components and systems.

· Perform equipment installation and tests at the customer site as needed.

· Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and to make recommendations to design/manufacturing staff.

· Provide the overall Project Manager with timely status reports of assignments.

· Complete all necessary Project Development paperwork/ Technical Files.

· Travel as required to complete project tasks.

· Implement controls systems that comply with company and industry acceptable standards and codes (i.e. CE, 60204, etc.).

Skill Set

· The ability to design control systems for automated machinery.

· The ability to review and approve control systems designed by team members.

· Comprehensive knowledge of electrical wiring and pneumatics.

· Knowledge of safety requirements, CE and ideally CMSE qualified (Certified Machinery Safety Expert).

· HMI / PLC Programming: Siemens, Allen Bradley.

· Knowledge of servo-systems/servo-drives

· Robot programming (ABB)

· Panel building knowledge. Electrical and Pneumatic.

· Mechanically inclined or the ability to understand how machines work is important.

· Proficient in German language would be helpful, not essential.

· Current European passport.

· Current full driving license.

Please send a CV in Word .doc format with availability & pay requirements to and we will get back to you immediately

Keltia Ireland Ltd.
Kevin Burtchaell
Rubicon Centre CIT Campus
Bishopstown CO.CORK T12Y275