Senior Automation Engineer ? Melbourne

Global company, Exciting, varied projects, Innovative, cutting edge company.

The Opportunity

Scott is looking for two experienced and highly capable Automation Engineers. The successful candidates will have excellent knowledge and hands-on experience in design, build and installation of advanced manufacturing and industrial systems, including programming and fault finding on a wide variety of field networks and PLCs.


  • Define functional specifications from the process to be automated design functional controls to determine equipment & field devices to be able to control the process
  • Attend to service work in PLC, HMI, Servo, Vision, SCADA, robotics as required.
  • Design panel layouts for enclosures, control stations and terminal boxes.
  • Design and produce electrical circuits using AutoCAD design packages
  • Design and implement industrial software programming PLC, HMI, Robots, & SCADA.
  • Install and commission projects, both local, interstate and international when required.
  • Manage & complete project work in PLC, HMI, Servo, Vision, SCADA and robotics.
  • Provide leadership to the project engineering team
  • Provide guidance and mentoring to project team members.
  • Provide technical assistance to project and service engineers.
  • Proactively source other opportunities to provide further services.


  • PLC, HMI, Robotic, & SCADA programming over a range of vendor platforms.
  • Vision and PC programming skills highly desirable
  • AGV Skills (System Design and commissioning) highly desirable.
  • Working knowledge of sensing technologies and their application to projects.  These include advanced sensing technologies such as x-ray, CT and hyperspectral imaging.
  • Strong mechanical comprehension skills

 The Company:

Scott specialise in the design and manufacture of automated production, robotics and process machinery. A leading expert in automation & robotic solutions globally that improve productivity, reliability, yield, and safety for manufacturers and processors. Widely recognised, as a world-class builder of advanced automation systems, particularly for the appliance, meat processing, mining and materials handling industries globally. 

We have a strong company culture and values and are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best. If you're looking to take your career to the next level in a global company with a reputation for excellence, then you don't need to look any further. 

The Application Process:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading company.

Applications close 16 October 2020 

Scott Technology is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

05/10/2020 $0 Eastern Suburbs 1 Engineering
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