Automation Systems Engineer | Pharmaceutical manufacturing

Last updated 14 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

About CSL

With operations in 35+ nations and ~27,000 employees worldwide, CSL is driven to develop and deliver a broad range of lifesaving therapies to treat disorders such as hemophilia and primary immune deficiencies, and vaccines to prevent influenza. Our therapies are also used in cardiac surgery, organ transplantation and burn treatment.

CSL is the parent company of CSL Behring and Seqirus. CSL Behring is a global leader in the protein biotherapeutics industry, focused on bringing to market biotherapies used to treat serious and often rare conditions. CSL Behring operates CSL Plasma, one of the world's largest collectors of human plasma, which is used to create CSL’s therapies. Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and a major contributor to the prevention and control of influenza globally.

We invite you to take a look at the many career possibilities available around the globe and consider building your promising future at CSL by becoming a member of our team!

Job Description

The Opportunity

The Execution Systems Department provides automation and control systems expertise at the CSL Behring Broadmeadows site. You will work on deploying and providing life cycle support for Automation Control / Computerised systems which include PLC, DCS and MES. This role will encompass both project delivery and ongoing operational support.

Role requirement includes:

  • Support capital project teams in the, development, integration, testing and acceptance of the automation systems (DCS, MES, Historian, PLC) scope of capital projects

  • Manage deployment of manufacturing operations stations (Thin clients, HMI’s, SCADA)

  • Maintain interfaces to Business systems (SAP, Historian, LIMS etc.)

  • Conduct preventative maintenance

  • Providing Operational Support of the Manufacturing Automation Computer Systems and troubleshooting complex computer / automation systems

  • Flexibility in working hours to meet business needs. Some on call and afterhours availability will be required in support of manufacturing

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience with one or more of the following areas control systems, deployment or lifecycle management
  • Proven experience in the design, development, installation, commissioning and/or servicing of information technology and automation process control systems
  • Pharmaceutical experience and a good knowledge of GMP principles is desirable
  • Degree in the discipline of Computer Science; Mechatronics; Computer Systems Engineering or a similar field with a focus on controls, automation or IT.

Apply now to join in a senior role within the automation group! Please include a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and resume in the one document. Applications close 29/4/21.