Automation & Electrical Engineering Specialist

Offer published on 2023-08-25
Location :
Kotugoda, Sri Lanka
Sector :
Maintenance & Energy
Contract Type :

Open positions

Automation & Electrical Engineering Specialist

Michelin, the Worldwide leader in Tires, is hiring!



  • Implement Risk prevention plan & safety requirements.(LOTO,HV/LV manual,instructions,safety during intervention, compliance of work, compliance of equipment under his/her responsibility.
  • Existence and evolution of Maintenance Plans (transformers, protective devices, substation visits, thermographic analyzes)
  •  Efficiency of assistance interventions (responses to the demands of operational maintenance on breakdowns and corrective action plan to avoid recurring problems)
  • Projects recommendation for site annual plans (Risks analysis, durability plan, Prioritization)
  • Maintenance costs reduction and efficiency improvement (Uptime)
  • Monitored power consumption (measurements, network load, power factor)
  • Adaptation of the equipment in case of evolution of the energy requirement (selectivity, size of the cables, protections)
  • Improvement of the skills maintainers (Tutoring, coaching, training documents/supports - one point lesson – manual instructions)
  • Design, implement and maintain Automation systems.
  • Develop required user applications as practiced and established by the organization set standards such as safety, Reliability Centered Maintenance, energy and quality (ISO compliance)
  • Involve projects related to automation. (Implement high tech projects).
    • Audit and support to establish best in class engineering practices in automation systems ensuring sustainability and continuous improvement. 
  • Support to automate energy controlling.
  • Best practices of energy should be employed.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering or equivalent from a reputed academic body.
  • Preferred Minimum 5 years’ of relevant work experience in the field of Automation /Electrical engineering as a project leader or project support.
  • Experience with PLC programming standards & programming software. Specific experience with Rockwell (Allen-Bradley) and Siemens is a plus.
  • Experience with Variable Frequency drives and Motion Control technologies.   Specific experience with Rockwell, Siemens and Control Techniques is a plus.
  • Experience with HMI configuration, programming and communication. Specific experience with Rockwell will also be an added advantage.
  • Strong understanding of industry trends, regulations, and standards, and should be able to apply this knowledge to their work.
  • Demonstrated excellent leadership skills, Project Management skills & Teamwork. 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Project, and PowerPoint, Teams).

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