Automation Engineer, Auckland

Last update 2024-05-26
Expires 2024-06-26
ID #2044057048
10,000 NZ$
Automation Engineer, Auckland
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Modified February 25, 2024


We are currently seeking an Automation Engineers from mid-level to senior with 3+ years of experience programming in PLC / HMI / and SCADA for a role to work for a growing company that is one of the leading automation companies in New Zealand. You would be working for customers in such industries as the dairy, food and beverage, civil infrastructure and water treatment.

This person must be passionate about the development and implementation of process improvements through the use of PLCs, HMIs and SCADA.

You will need to have demonstrated ability to lead projects across functional teams in the design, development, and deployment of manufacturing and process automation solution.

The person must be fully conversant with a range of electrical procedures in the field of factory automation - design, programming, commissioning, maintenance, troubleshooting, research and development.

Programming skills (PLC / HMI / SCADA) of 3+ years experience required with a variety of PLCs such as:

Rockwell - Alen-Bradly; Control Logix / Compact Logix / Micro Logix / SLC series

Siemens S7-300/1200/1500 series

Omron Sysmac CP1 series

Experience with designing and programming HMI and SCADA system:

Rockwell Factory Talk View SE for SCADA and ME for HMI

Aveva Wonderware System Platform 2014 to 2023 and Intouch SCADA

Aveva Citect SCADA


A degree with


courses or focus.

5+ years experience as a full-time Automation Engineer delivering projects that required both PLC and HMI programming.

Experience in the water, food, pharmaceutical or dairy industries.

Experience with either Siemens or Rockwell.

Must have done estimates and proposals for client automation projects.


One of New Zealand's leading Automation companies.

Wide variety of challenging client project work.

Cell phone with unlimited personal use, laptop provided.

Healthcare insurance.

They will sponsor work visa.

On-Call roster where you can earn an extra $10 K+ a year.

Travel with company car and per diem

Lot of growth potential within the company.

4 weeks leave plus your birthday off.

Flexible hours.


Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Per annum
Occupation: Automation engineer

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