Automation Engineer

March 3, 2023

Job Description

  • Lagos

GEA Group

GEA is one of the largest suppliers for the food and beverage processing industry and a wide range of other process industries. Approximately 18,000 employees in more than 50 countries contribute significantly to GEA’s success – come and join them! We offer interesting and challenging tasks, a positive working environment in international teams and opportunities for personal development and growth in a global company.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Automation Engineer
Reference ID: JR-0023285
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Job Description

The Automation Engineer typically executes the tasks of installation and commissioning of equipment, planned and unplanned maintenance and repairs, servicing of equipment as per maintenance schedules, rebuilding of equipment and upgrades & modernization of equipment.

Responsibilities / Tasks
The key responsibilities & priorities for the role:

Deliver service execution of the highest quality.
Be professional in their dealings and communication with the customer.
Identify service opportunities and leads and communicate to the responsible GEA personnel.
Be the “face” of the organization.

Tasks and Responsibilities

Define and prepare technical documentation for technical specifications and requirements of the projects
Responsibility for the correct project execution in terms of costs, quality, timeline, and security along all the phases of the project
Coordination, planning and technical execution of the project on development phase and commissioning phase.
Collaboration during FAT meetings with final customers.
Integration of new equipment and devices over new automation control systems for factories
Electrical supervision on workshops as well as customer factories.

Your Profile / Qualifications
Profile and Requirements:

University Degree on technical specialties like Industrial Engineering and Telecommunication.
Electrical knowledge
Industrial instrumentation knowledge, PLCs (S7, TIA Portal, Control Logix), SCADA (WinCC, TIA Portal, Factory Talk, Intouch, System Platform), data bases, reporting, industrial network, virtualization, etc.
Food and liquid industry knowledge.
Teamworking capabilities
Customer centricity.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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