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Title:  Automation Engineer - Batangas

Job ID:  61897
Country:  Philippines
City:  Malvar
Professional area:  Engineering
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Malvar, BTG, PH, 4233


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Development and maintenance of JTI Automation Systems in consideration of newest technologies available for PLC, SCADA, MES, and BMS Systems. Planning and implementation of projects in Philippine Factory related to automation.



  • Optimizes automation systems: Siemens, Beckhoff, KNX, CAN bus controllers, Profibus, ProfiNet, etc, for currently installed production machinery, software modification/debugging, preventive and corrective actions in relation to the current assignment.

  • Responsible for the technical aspect of the projects: automation and improvement, technological supervision over new production launch,  parameter control, and adjustment

  • Provides electricians with technical support and advice within the realm of programming and any other technical issues. Support for all related technical projects, BAP  (Engineering) and production projects, material tests and material qualification, new products, and first productions (R&D). Ensure the newest and best technology for all electronic machine components, incl. all supplier cont

  • Cooperates with Global Engineering, Primary, and M&P, IT within the area of manufacturing process optimization. Administers SCADA, MOM, BMS servers. 
    Perform any other tasks given by the supervisor. Compliance with EHS procedures, labor law, corporate guidance, internal regulations, and work performance instructions.

  • Perform any other tasks commissioned by the supervisor. Compliance with EHS procedures, labor law, corporate guidance, internal regulations, and work performance instructions.

  • Understand health and safety aspects of their work and learn about potential hazards, know and maintain required control measures in order to keep their workplace healthy and safe.

  • Develop their competency to do the work healthy and safely, participate in health and safety training and receive appropriate health and safety knowledge and required qualifications, observe and follow safety signs, posters, warning signals, and written directions and instructions.

  • Know Legal and JTI health and safety requirements associated with the work hazards and comply with all applicable health and safety rules and procedures.

  • Always demonstrate safe behavior, report incidents and near misses to their supervisor, the report identified unsafely conditions and behaviors to their supervisor and eliminate them within their authority and ability to do so.



  • A Bachelor's degree in engineering (Automatic Control and Robotics) 
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills



  • Thank you very much for your interest in the role. You are welcome to apply.
  • We will make sure every candidate will receive a reply within 2 - 3 weeks after the application deadline.


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