Mechatronic Engineer


  • Provide technical support to high speed automated production and utility equipment.
  • Assess business risk to the Business Unit from system failures, create recovery plans and projects to address.
  • Manage the Inventory and lifecycle of computer/control systems within their respective business units.
  • Backup/Archive of data and software on control systems, along with disaster recovery of PLC’s, HMI’s and PC’s.
  • Manage and drive software / data integrity requirements for the Business Unit. Identify gaps and implement fixes.
  • Lead and provide feedback to project owners on the status of automation, PLC backup, HMI and data integrity projects in the Business Unit.
  • Support production during audits of automation, PLC back up and data integrity.
  • Lead the generation and routing of data integrity and system based documents through the Quality Assurance process.
  • Support new equipment installations in a busy production environment.
  • Take a pro-active approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties that may arise.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications

  • The successful candidate will have Level  6 or level  7 HETAC qualification in Mechatronic/Automation.
  • Experience in high volume automation / robotics required.
  • Experience in Pharmaceutical manufacturing environment desirable.
  • Experience in Pneumatics, Electronics, PC Control Systems, Servo Motor drives, Vision and SCADA systems.
  • Experience of field-bus protocols (Ethernet/IP, Modbus, Profinet), PLC – Siemens, Allen Bradley.
  • Excellent documentation skills and ability to collaborate with team members to accomplish deliverables.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills with strong attention to detail.

Your Recruitment Consultant is Sean Winstanley

Sean Winstanley
Sean joined Arcon Recruitment in early 2018 as our Specialist Technical Recruiter. Originally from the UK, now settled in Ballaghadrereen, Sean brings a wealth of recruitment experience in the IT / Technical arena. Sean has developed excellent skills account managing international, high profile clients solving their recruitment dilemmas.