Controls & Automation Engineer - Water & Wastewater Treatment - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 60,000 - 70,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2308-33839

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Controls and Automation Technician with over 3 years Experience?

This is a full time permanent based position based in Ireland.

If Interested, Send your CV to or call Colm on 01-9696684 to discuss further.

Controls & Automation Engineer - Water & Wastewater Treatment - Ireland

Our client is an award winning international Design & Build Contractor, who invests heavily in the development of their staff

Our Client are hiring a Controls and Automation Technician to work on the commissioning and maintenance of Water and Wastewater projects across the country. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established Contractor.

The successful candidate will join the Clients Process Engineering business within the Controls & Automation Department.

Onsite validation and commissioning of PLC, Instrumentation and electrical control systems.

Fault diagnostics and modification to existing control and automation systems.

Undertaking Factory Acceptance Tests on control panels to ensure compliance with approved documentation and in accordance with relevant standards.

Site acceptance tests and system sign off with the client.

Monitoring and optimisation of instrumentation, PLC and electrical control systems.

Preparation of technical specifications and management of contractors.

Coordinate with electrical and mechanical personnel to achieve project deadlines.

Carry out modifications to existing sites as per Controls Dept. Manager / client requirements.

Generate control documentation to meet project specifications.

Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with the company procedures observing proper health and safety.

Responsibility for ensuring all electrical and instrumentation installations on projects assigned are installed as per approved documentation and in accordance with relevant standards.

The successful candidate will work on Clients projects countrywide.

Job Requirements

Minimum 3-5 years electrical experience in a process engineering role.

PLC & HMI programming skills desirable.

Experience within the Water/ Wastewater industry a distinct advantage.

Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.

National Craft Certificate in Electrical and/or Instrumentation


Competitive salary package with company benefits including, bonus, pension, company vehicle, medical allowance, professional membership, 27 days annual leave

This role offers excellent advancement opportunities


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Controls & Automation Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin you can contact Karen by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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