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Title:  Automation Engineer

Job ID:  40728
Country:  Egypt
City:  Shebin Elkom
Professional area:  Production
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Shebin Elkom, MNF, EG, 0000

JTI is a leading international tobacco company with operations across the globe in different continents. We’re the global owner of world-renowned brands such as Winston, the number two cigarette brand in the world, and Camel (outside the US).

 Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, we employ over 45’000 people across the globe. We were recently awarded Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year with regional Top Employer Certification in Europe, Asia-Pacific, North America, Africa and the Middle East. This is recognition of our outstanding talent strategy, energizing culture and commitment to learning and development.

We are a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies.


In Egypt, we have 3 factories, one in 6th of October City and 2 in Menoufia (shebin El Kom) - Domestic & Freezone.

For more information visit www.jti.com

“In JTI, we make sure that we have a diversified team – Everyone is WELCOMED’’

Job Summary:

Ensuring the reliability and availability of all production and utilities equipment. Having a long term focus and providing input and coaching to planning and execution of maintenance plans, keeping health and safety as a priority. Ensures and executes adequate breakdown resolution for automation related breakdowns.



  • Bechelor of Engineering
  • 3-5 years of revelant experience 
  • Good command of English 
  • Good command of MS Office



  • Respect safety requirements in individual and group work.
  • Actively participate in safety behaviors and planning (risk assessment) in planned and unplanned maintenance activities and MOC preparations if needed .
  • Extract and analyze automation data.
  • Support corrective and preventive maintenance plans in automation and process control by evaluation, troubleshooting support and knowledge transfer to shop floor electricians.
  • Manage food safety calibration activities, software modifications, backups, and parameter registration & version control.
  • Manage software licenses and versions.
  • Train shift technicians in automation.
  • Support inventory requirements for automation and process control.
  • Good experience in Sematic Manager step 7 (300&400).
  • Good experience in Servo Motors and Servo Motor drives.
  • Good experience in Win CC and networking " Profibus".

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