Valeo Automotive (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Senior Automation Engineer (PLC)

Valeo Automotive (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
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Posted on 23 Feb 2021

Senior Automation Engineer (PLC)

Valeo Automotive (Thailand) Co., Ltd.

Job Highlights

  • Automation Engineer
  • Electrical / Electronic Engineer
  • PLC Engineer

Job Description

Senior Automation Engineer (PLC)
Location: Valeo CDA, Chonburi


  • A- Manage the technical team :
    Ensure that test resources are available on plan
    Responsible for technical development of each engineer (vision, electrical, software-PLC-)
    Help and guide engineers to reach expertise in their field
    B- Ensure production site equipment are up to the standards:
    Ensure standard are applied on the new equipments
    Plan current machine’s productivity improvement
    Closely work with Production Maintenance and Quality to define improvement roadmap
    Lead actively on standardization of the Factory Of the Future (eWS, MES)
    Support on creating standard RFQ document
    Define and follow traceability solution to adopt
    C- Participate to budgetary phase of a project :
    Lead discussion with R&D to understand and challenge equipment needs versus new products.
    Plan the budgetary quotation for the assembly lines on the automated part.
    Provide concepts based on the process standard existing at group level.

    D- Validate assembly line quotations from suppliers.
    Concept, choice of the hardware, feasibility/simplicity and cost.

    E- Participate to design reviews :
    1- Review mechanical proposals from suppliers, challenge the feasibility / simplicity / reliability together with the Process Project Team Member.
    2- Organize and lead software reviews. Understand and Challenge simplicity / efficiency / reliability of the software proposed.
    3- Evaluate, challenge and propose corrective actions to meet Valeo industrial requirements.

    F- Responsible for automation validation :
    1- pre-acceptance at supplier
    2- support validation of process parameters
    3- support traceability integration validation
    G- Support training to ensure smooth handover with maintenance’s production team.
    H- Support PE and PTM team in assembly line modifications in case of new part numbers.
    I- Capitalize and share the Lessons Learnt from each project.

  • Strong understanding of industrial KPI (cycle time, efficiency, lean design)
A- Skilled in PLC program (Omron at least, Siemens is appreciated).
  • Able to understand autonomously functions designed by the supplier and modify it.
  • Automatic processes used :
  • - screwing
  • - grease
  • - press fit
  • - pick and place
  • - camera detection / luminance detection, load cell for haptic testing, acoustic testing
B- Strong electronic background.
  • Understand electrical diagramCapable of handling machine wiring and modifications (add cameras, sensors…)
C- Analytic skills - autonomous in troubleshooting
  • Being able to analyse a problem, couple of product/process


  • Bachelor's degree Engineering of Engineering of Electrical, Electronic, Computer/Programming 
  • At least 3 years experience in Automation Engineer
  • Good command of written and spoken in English language is must requested (Chinese is a plus)

 We offer attractive salary commensurate with experiences and abilities, career development opportunities and generous fringe benefits to the successful candidate. Please submit your English resume stating working experience, current salary and expected salary together.

Only completed application in Valeo website will be considering. Kindly visit website valeo dot com to fill your application form of Valeo Thailand

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview

บริษัท วาลีโอ คอมเพรสเซอร์ ( ประเทศไทย ) จำกัด และ บริษัท วาลีโอ คอมเพรสเซอร์ คลัทซ์ ( ประเทศไทย ) จำกัดก่อตั้งเมื่อวันที่ 27 มิถุนายน 2539 โดยการร่วมลงทุนของ Valeo ประเทศฝรั่งเศส ด้วยทุนจดทะเบียน 480 ล้านบาท และได้รับการส่งเสริมการลงทุน เพื่อผลิต คอมเพรสเซอร์แอร์รถยนต์ และ แม็กเนติกคลัทช์สำหรับคอมเพรสเซอร์แอร์รถยนต์ Valeo Compressor (Thailand) Co.,Ltd and Valeo Compressor Clutch (Thailand) are world wide automotive parts found at 27 June 1996 Located in Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate, Pluak Daeng, Rayong, our products are compressor and clutch for automotive.

Valeo has 4 factory in Thailand (Chonburi and Rayong)   

Valeo CDA (Thailand) Ltd. - Amata Nakorn Chonburi, Phase 7 

Valeo Siam Thermal System Co.,Ltd   -  Amata Nakorn Chonburi, Phase 4 

Valeo Automotive (Thailand) Co.,Ltd - Eastern Seaboard Rayong 

Ichikoh Industrial (Thailand) Co.,Ltd (Valeo Company) - Amata City Rayong

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Free shuttle bus, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Overtime pay, Performance bonus, Transportation allowance