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Automation Specialist

Date Posted: February 23, 2024

Job Description

We are currently seeking an experienced Automation Specialist to support a pharmaceutical project team near Rotterdam. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in automation engineering within the pharmaceutical industry and possess excellent communication skills in Dutch. Your expertise in designing, implementing, and maintaining automation systems will be crucial in enhancing operational efficiency, ensuring product quality, and maintaining compliance with regulatory standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, and implement automation solutions to improve manufacturing processes and control systems within the pharmaceutical project.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to analyze project requirements and translate them into effective automation strategies.
  • Develop and maintain documentation for automation systems, including system specifications, schematics, and operational manuals.
  • Ensure that all automation projects are completed on time, within budget, and meet all regulatory and quality standards.
  • Provide technical support and training to operations and maintenance teams on new and existing automation systems.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest automation technologies and industry trends to recommend upgrades and enhancements.
  • Ensure compliance with GMP, safety, and environmental regulations in all automation-related activities.
  • Conduct troubleshooting and perform root cause analysis on automation systems to resolve any operational issues.

Required Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Automation Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in automation engineering, preferably within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong proficiency in Dutch and English, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of PLCs, SCADA, HMI, and other automation software and hardware.
  • Experience with GMP and regulatory requirements in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proven ability to manage projects, from conception through implementation and maintenance.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with various departments.

If you are keen to grow your career with this job, apply with us and send us your resume now. All shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly.

Reference no.: 122-4948-2918-NW

Registration no.: 968446516E

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