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Staley Automation exist to provide customised solutions for individual client needs; providing solutions from inception to implementation with innovative answers to complex problems. Servicing the Australian mining, manufacturing, food and beverage, agriculture and water sectors, Staley Automation was founded 20 years ago by Mick Staley. With a deep technical knowledge base, an entrepreneurial flair and a desire for continuous improvement, this is your opportunity to work with and be mentored by an industry leader.

With a team of highly experienced industrial automation specialists, Staley Automation are known for their professional service and ability to build partnerships with their clients based on loyalty, trustworthiness and integrity. Due to continued growth, Staley Automation have an opportunity for a Control Systems Engineer / Technician to join their successful team.

As a Control Systems Engineer / Technician at Staley Automation you’ll be responsible for working on both individual and team based projects with new and existing clients across a broad range of industries. Some travel is required from time to time to provide onsite client support including fault finding and commissioning.


Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Developing, testing and commissioning PLC and SCADA systems including Rockwell, Schneider & Siemens software (in particular RSLogix 5000, Unity Pro, Step 7, TIA portal, Citect SCADA, Factory Talkview)
  • Development of functional specifications and test procedures
  • Managing projects to meet cost, timeline, quality and OH&S requirements
  • Responding to breakdown situations onsite
  • Producing written technical documentation for clients
  • Undertaking research and development programs


Ideally you will have a proven track record working directly with clients to deliver automation projects. To succeed at Staley Automation you’ll need to be collaborative, innovative and decisive and you will thrive in an environment where you have plenty of responsibility and autonomy. A commitment to providing quality service to all clients, a flexible approach and the ability to plan, set and achieve goals and objectives are all essential skills.

As an Engineer you’ll possess a degree or equivalent qualifications in an engineering field or as a Technician you’ll hold an “E” Class License or equivalent grading. Both roles require electrical systems knowledge.

In return we are offering a competitive salary package, opportunity for career development and progression, a great work-life balance and relocation assistance if required. Staley Automation have plenty of diverse projects ready and waiting for you to sink your teeth into.


Inspired? Contact Ange Connor on 0407 833 152 for further information and a copy of the position Description. To apply, email your resume and covering letter to [email protected]



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