Automation Engineer - Floresti, Prahova

Employer: Michelin Romania
  • Engineering
  • Production
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Floresti
  • Updated at: 07.05.2021
    Short company description

    Michelin, a leader in the field of tires, is dedicated to sustainably enriching of the mobility of goods and people through the production, distribution and marketing of tires for each type of vehicle. It also offers innovative business support services, digital mobility services and publishes travel, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and atlases.

    The Michelin Group started its activity in Romania in August 2001.
    Currently, Michelin has over 4400 employees in Romania, and 20 different fields of activity covering over 300 different jobs. Production facilities are based in three plants, one in Florești (Prahova) and two in Zalău. Our Shared Services Center in Bucharest delivers services in: purchasing, finance, logistics, sales administration and human resources.
    Starting with 2018, Bucharest became a coordination center for the Central Europe region (20 countries).

    In 2020, Michelin Romania obtained the Top Employers certification, from the renowned Top Employers Institute, for its Human Resources processes and policies, created for the benefit of its employees.

    Moving forward together!
    Towards your dreams! Towards your ambitions! Towards your career!

    In Michelin, we show you confidence and we encourage and support you to reach your potential. With passion, enthusiasm and pride, we can build the future together, regardless of your experience.

    It is common in Michelin for an Industrial Engineer to continue their career in the Shared Services Center, for a Polish to work in Romania, for a Romanian to become manager in Germany or for a woman to be Plant Manager. The diversity of jobs we manage in the Central Europe region allows us to build surprising career paths, together with our employees.

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    - Bachelor’s Degree in Automation or in a related field;
    - Determinate, rigorous, and solution oriented;
    - Analytical thinker with interpersonal skills;
    - Team player and people driven;
    - Ability to plan and organise time effectively;
    - Fluency in English, French can be an advantage;
    - Solid technical knowledge in automation software programming languages ​PLC,
    - Hands-on approach and willingness to spend 70% of the working time in the
    production area;


    - Troubleshoots and develops automation controls for manufacturing equipment
    including ladder logic, high level language or any other control software application,
    analyse problems deriving root cause to establish robust solutions and generate
    effective courses of action;
    - Defines and improves the standards of machines applicable to the maintenance
    - Provides technical support to maintenance sectors and replies to requests from
    the operational maintenance team;
    - Develops maintenance methods in order to improve maintenance effectiveness;
    - Improves reliability and performance of equipment;
    - Interacts with other functions within local and corporate stakeholders in order to
    develop technical solutions for the equipment evolutions;

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    What we offer?

    - Flexible work schedule;
    - Meal vouchers and lunch discount;
    - Partial deduction of holiday and public transport costs;
    - Private Medical and Dental subscription;
    - Working in an inter-cultural environment & Traveling Opportunities;
    - A multinational structure in which you can build a career (in Technical and Managerial
    - Competitive Salaries (based on performance) & Benefits;
    - Stability;
    - Relocation Package for non-Prahova Residents;