[Vacancy]: Automation Engineer Needed at Danone

May 15, 2024

Job Description

About the Job

  • We are currently looking for an Automation Engineer to join our Manufacturing team. The ideal person is responsible for designing, developing, programming, and testing systems.
  • System monitoring, debugging, and troubleshooting operational problems.
  • Specify, design, and build programs to be installed on the equipment. Modify existing programs from Engineering requirements.

About You

As an Automation Engineer, you will:

  • Conduct installation, configuration, commissioning, and repair of the electrical system, electrical panels, Programmable Logic Controls -PLC (Wiring & programming) Variable Frequency Drives -VFD, SCADA, Torch screen / HMI- Design & configuration; mechanical drives (gearboxes, agitators, pumps etc) and so on while adhering to safety codes and regulations.
  • Ensure that production machinery and equipment are well maintained, and any electrical, electromechanical, instrumentation, automation, and control breakdowns on production equipment are resolved in a timely manner. To carry preventive maintenance on production equipment
  • Document maintenance and repair activities and keep a log of all instrument and automation parameters of production equipment
  • Conduct the root cause analysis on various electrical and electro-mechanical, instrumentation, controls, and automation faults and document them.
  • Be responsible for electrical, electromechanical, instrumentation, automation, and controls on production equipment
  • Be responsible for the optimal running of process and packaging machines


  • B.Sc/ HND in Electrical or Electronics Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years experience handling PLC, SCADA, instrumentation, automation, and control equipment within the maintenance department
  • Possesses active will to achieve set goals and promote strong team spirit with the team members across the organization.
  • Analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • A positive attitude to work.
  • Must have good communication skills.

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