Automation Control Engineer (PLC)

Our Client

Our client is a global material science and manufacturing company.

Job Summary

As an expert in the PLC and Drive Control system, you will participate in executing projects across ASEAN sites; lead engineering improvements, engineering support during machine breakdown.


  • Responsibility in projects would cover from inception stage, design reviews till installation and commissioning of a process or control system for the manufacturing asset.
  • Providing technical support in machine problem solving and upgrading activities – troubleshooting & executing machine improvement initiatives.
  • Upkeep of PLC programs for ASEAN assets by maintaining a database and develop an engineering plan to ensure hardware upgrades are deployed to minimize obsolescence.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or Specialized Diploma in Automation and Controls Engineering.
  • 3 years+ of relevant experience in automation engineering work in the Manufacturing or Service industry
  • Experience in Siemens PLC is a must. Allen Bradley is good to have
  • Experience in Siemens and Parker Drive Controls is a must.
  • Good understanding of basic machine controls which include induction motor control using AC Drives, tension control system, hydraulic/pneumatics and valve controls.
  • Travel across ASEAN sites up to 50% based on projects.

This position is open to Malaysian applicants only. Due to the volume of applications, we regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Job Details

  • Location: Kajang, Selangor
  • Seniority: Associate Level
  • Industry: Chemicals, Machinery
  • Employment Type: Full-time
  • Job Functions: Engineering, Project Management
  • Salary: RM 5, 000 – RM 6,000 per month

Consultant’s Contact

Vivi Tan |