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Process and Automation Specialist

As a Process and Automation Specialist, you’ll play a crucial role in managing and maintaining the site’s process and automation systems. These systems include PLCs, HMIs, SCADA, and VSDs. Your responsibilities will also involve providing high-level technical support and sharing your expertise with the maintenance team. This will include system design, implementation, or training.

Key Responsibilities:
  • System Management: Oversee and maintain the sites process and automation systems, ensuring they run smoothly.
  • Technical Support: Provide expert assistance to the maintenance team when they encounter challenges related to these systems.
  • Collaborate closely with other departments to identify opportunities for system improvements.
  • Training: Share your knowledge by training others on these technologies
  • System Design: Design electrical and automated control systems, including HMI and SCADA systems
  • PLC Programming and Interfaces: Program PLCs and user interfaces.
  • Project Coordination: Assist in coordinating project activities, including technical portions of procurement documents (RFQs, POs), and review equipment tenders and vendor documents.
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
  • Degree/Diploma in Electrical Engineering or related discipline, or a current QLD electrical license with 10+ years of programming experience.
  • Proven programming experience using Allen Bradley systems, including Drives, HMI, PLC, and SCADA.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills in managing cross-functional teams.
  • Track record of successful project completion and ownership of design projects valued above $250K.
  • Practical engineering design experience related to industrial equipment, such as machine design, mechanical, fluid power, electrical, or mechatronics disciplines.
  • Technical writing skills for developing construction work packages.
Join the team and be part of driving efficiency and innovation through process automation! If you tick the boxes above and want to work in a great organisation that values its staff, apply today!
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