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Factory Electrical and Automation Engineer

Nestlé Posted: 12/11/2021
Location: Queensland, Australia Type:  Full Time
Disciplines:  Electrical/Electronic Engineering
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Location: Gympie
Full Time, Permanent
Degree Qualified in Electrical and/or Automation

We have an exciting career opportunity for a Factory Electrical and Automation Engineer to join our team at the Gympie factory. You will be responsible to ensure all site electrical systems are always operating reliably and safely. Providing advanced electrical engineering and technical support to trades and production teams.
In addition, you will provide site engineering with the required competence on Process Control Systems and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) to effectively support manufacturing operational activities and continuously improve manufacturing performance.

Reporting to the Factory Engineering Manager, you will be responsible to provide Electrical & Automation support to the factory engineering team. Key responsibilities include:
  • Responsible for the management of the factory electrical system.
  • Provide technical support and direction with PLC/HMI/SCADA programming, selection of instrumentation and calibration, process control and troubleshooting.
  • Implement and maintain the automation / industrial IT network.
  • Implement and configure MES.
  • Ensure the factory is IS/IT compliant.
  • Support the Nestlé Dust Explosion Risk Assessments and manage Hazardous Areas.
  • Support the management and development of the site electricians.
  • Provide one-on-one PLC/HMI/SCADA training/coaching and when required, supervise contractors.
  • Review electrical breakdown reports and develop prevention strategies.
  • Provide communication to cross-functional teams in relation to any electrical issues.
  • Ensure electrical Compliance to Nestlé safety and quality systems, policies and procedures.

  • Degree in Electrical and / or Automation Engineering.
  • Minimum 4 years' experience in similar role.
  • Detailed & advanced knowledge of low voltage, controls and automation
  • Experience in the use of SAP would be advantageous
  • You take pride and responsibility in what you do with strong analytical skills and continuous improvement mind-set.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and have Permanent Residency

Nestlé enjoys a reputation as one of the world's largest FMCG companies and we are driven by our purpose - enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. Our inclusive and high-performance culture is a testament to the great training, development, rewards and recognition we extend to every member of our 5,000-strong Oceania workforce.
Nestlé Oceania supports a culture of diversity and inclusion in all that we do. Take a look at https://www.nestle. to see some of the ways we live and practice this every day in our workplace.
For more information please visit our website @ www.nestle. or Our LinkedIn page http://www.linkedin. com/company/nestle-s-a-
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