Senior Controls Engineer – Rockwell Allen Bradley / Siemens SIMATIC Controllers

SALARY Negotiable   LOCATION Ireland, Cork
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months)   DATE POSTED 21/08/2017
INDUSTRY Process  
      PLC Focused Rockwell Allen Bradley / Siemens S7
Senior Controls Engineer – Rockwell Allen Bradley / Siemens SIMATIC Controllers

TPS is assisting a leader in the delivery of automation, information technology / MES and safety solutions in their search for Senior Controls Engineers to engage on pharmaceutical, biotech, chemical, semiconductor, food and beverage projects in Ireland.

There are three available vacancy’s due to impressive growth in the project portfolio and we are looking for 5 – 15 years direct industry experience.

The suitable candidate for this position will be responsible for; Programming PLC’s, Configuring SCADA/ HMI, designing and testing documents, testing and commissioning.

Competencies: Validation Documentation Programming Testing Visit our website for details on how to apply and also follow our blog for future position updates.





Software Engineer – WinCC OA


WinCC OA (PVSS)   Reference: TPS024  
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months)   DATE POSTED 12/10/2017
INDUSTRY Water/Waste, Building Automation and Energy sectors.      

Type two: SCADA Architect (m/f)

Your tasks:

Development of complex / decentral WinCC OA (PVSS II) Systems

Development of SCADA concept from basic to detail design and its realization 

Development of Frameworks, Libraries and project specific WinCC OA designs
Your profile:

At least 5 years of project experience with WinCC OA (PVSS II)

Solid experience with the conception of large SCADA Systems

Experiences in the Oil & Gas industry would be ideal

Expert know-how for the following technical issues would be very beneficial

o Distributed Server Architectures

o Conception of large SCADA Systems

o Disaster Recovery Systems o long range communication for SCADA Systems

o Communication protocols like OPC DA/UA, IEC 60870-104, SNMP, Modbus, TCP/IP

o Historical data acquisition with oracle databases

Experiences of working in a team of (>10)



Senior Automation Engineer – Delta V

Delta V Engineer    Reference: TPS023  
SALARY Negotiable   LOCATION Ireland
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months)   DATE POSTED 28/09/2017
INDUSTRY Pharmaceutical      

Client is currently seeking an Automation Engineer. You will be Reporting to the Lead Automation Commissioning Engineer, responsible for supporting CQV teams with Loop checking, troubleshooting devices on DeltaV, Fault finding, Commissioning and troubleshooting on the DeltaV software. PID Loop tuning is an important factor in the senior commissioning engineer’s role.


  • 5 – 7 years’ Automation experience
  • DeltaV Experience 2 years
  • Knowledge of S88
  • Software design experience Base layer to Phase
  • English is of good work proficiency
  • Knowledge of GMP
  • Change management Experience
  • AMS experience
  • Loop checking
  • Minimum 3 years Commissioning experience in a plant


Desired experience:

  • Instrumentation electrical etc experience
  • Mynah VIM experience
  • Loop tuning PID tuning
  • Communication protocols Foundation fieldbus, Devicenet, Profibus and Modbus
  • Life science experience Minimum 2 years
  • HyperV



PCS7 Engineer, TIA-portal, F-Systems

PCS7 Engineer    Reference: TPS023  
SALARY Negotiable   LOCATION Austria, Vienna
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months)   DATE POSTED 27/09/2017
INDUSTRY Renewable, Wind Farm      
Suitable candidate will take on the following tasks as Senior software engineer:

  • Tender preparations
  • Control systems design and documentation
  • Preparation of specifications, procedures, reports, manuals, etc.
  • PLC programming based on:
    • PCS7 incl. F-Systems
    • STEP 7 incl. Distributed safety
    • TIA-portal
  • Commissioning of management systems on site
    • Loop checks
    • Function tests
    • Acceptance
  • Planning and implementation of software and hardware modifications
  • Technical documentation
  • Training at the customer

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Process Engineer – PCS7

Process Engineer    Reference: TPS022  
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months)   DATE POSTED 26/09/2017
INDUSTRY Manufacturing materials      
Your responsibilities

  • Handling process engineering jobs for individual items of equipment, plants and in large-scale projects
  • Preparing technical specifications for quotes or bids
  • Preparing balance sheets for machinery, apparatus, stations or complete plants
  • Visiting customers before and after order placement to agree technical matters
  • Commissioning and issuing certificates
  • Optimization of machinery, plants and equipment
  • Standing in for the project manager in the Project Management unit

Your profile

  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering, with a specialisation in process engineering/biochemical engineering, or completed training in a similar field, with several years of experience in a similar position
  • English (spoken and written), Mandarin (native) knowledge of another language would be desirable
  • Team player with an independent working approach
  • Good communication skills, customer-focused actions and intercultural awareness
  • Willingness to travel abroad
  • Team Player
  • Good ERP / CRM/ Microsoft Office skills
  • Natural curiosity towards any technical issue
  • Natural inclination to fair and respectful human and professional relationships

WinCC OA Consultant

WinCC OA Consultant    Reference: TPS021  
SALARY Negotiable   LOCATION United Kingdom / UAE
JOB TYPE  Contract (6 – 12 months) b DATE POSTED 12/07/2017
INDUSTRY Water Distribution      
Consulting support on WinCC OA activities. water distribution project engagement in Abu Dhabi.


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Siemens TIA Portal Engineer – Holland

Siemens TIA Portal Engineer    Reference: TPS020  
SALARY Negotiable LOCATION Holland
JOB TYPE Permanent DATE POSTED 22/08/2017
INDUSTRY Food & Beverage, Installation, Pharmaceutical
  Software  Siemens TIA Portal
TPS is assisting an established engineering company in their search for a degree qualified control systems engineer with TIA portal experience to join their engineering department, permanently.

The engineering departments activities  focus on the turn-key realisation of production lines, special machinery, production plants, equipment and installations in the fields of mechanical engineering, installation and industrial automation.

The project engagements are active in a various industries, including the food&bev, pharmaceutical, small chemical, packaging and installation.


Senior Control Engineer (Ireland)

Senior Control Engineer    Reference: TPS018  
SALARY Negotiable LOCATION Ireland
JOB TYPE Permanent DATE POSTED 17/08/2017
INDUSTRY Pharmaceutical
  PLC focused  Allen Bradley
Established automation System Integrator in Ireland requires experienced Controls Engineers to engage on two separate projects in Ireland (Cork or Limerick). The position is focused in the healthcare/nutrition space and will require you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working with validated Automation systems in the pharmaceutical manufacturing environment.

The suitable candidate for this position will be responsible for;

  • Development and implementation of software solutions through change control as required while understanding impact of actions to Manufacturing and Facilities equipment.
  • Ability to program, diagnose and troubleshoot Allen Bradley Rockwell PLC and HMI application for automated process equipment.
  • Provide technical and automation operational support to Engineering, Manufacturing, Validation and Facilities departments.

My client requests that your profile shows a good level of long-term commitment on Permanent opportunities in previous careers. They offer high level of investment in their candidates i.e training courses, skill development.

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1 x (EPLAN) Controls Engineer

1 x CONTROLS ENGINEER   Reference: TPS017  
SALARY Negotiable LOCATION Ireland
JOB TYPE Permanent DATE POSTED 17/08/2017
Responsibilities:As a Senior Engineer you have your own vision, you are firmly in your shoes, you are a real team player and have a coaching style of leadership. In addition, you are able to set priorities and anticipate unexpected situations within a hectic environment. My client provides a challenging work environment, giving you plenty of space and freedom to bring projects in various industries to a good end.

Tasks and responsibilities:

•    You are responsible for the technical and organisational coordination and management of the hardware engineering department.

•    You are the link between engineering and project management, provides structure and performs far-reaching standardisation, bringing the department to a higher level.

•    In consultation with the project managers, you make efficient planning, you distribute the projects and make the engineers responsible for the work delivered.

•    Your hardware talent will also assist you in the execution of your own projects, including the design of industrial controls.


PCS7 Engineer

PCS7 ENGINEER   Reference: TPS016  
SALARY Negotiable LOCATION Germany/China
JOB TYPE Contract (12 months, start July 17) DATE POSTED 17/08/2017
Responsibilities:Development of PCS7 software (Germany), Commissioning & SAT’s in China.

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