【PLC】【Beginner Japanese】 Automation Engineer, Chiba、6.5M JPY

Tokyo Permanent ¥400,000 - ¥6,500,000 Foreign Multinational
  • A chance to work for cutting edge warehouse automation company from Europe
  • Partnered with a major Japanese chain store -- strong career opportunity

About Our Client

  • England Headquarters
  • founded in 2000
  • Contract with Major Japanese Retailer in Japan
  • Main technology: Warehouse and fulfilment center automation systems (software and hardware) utilizing cutting-edge AI And robotics.

Job Description

As a control Engineer, you will:

  • Handle the day to day reactive and planned engineering activities and improvement works of the automation systems
  • Providing front line support for any PLC code related issues, and making sure they are investigated and resolved as quickly as possible
  • Where a hardware fault is identified, activate a pre-defined workaround or make temporary modifications to PLC code to allow the operation to continue
  • Work with the Automation Control team to diagnose and deploy the required code fixes
  • Carry out planned maintenance across the site
  • Analyse data and find solutions to improve the automation systems

The Successful Applicant


  • PLC automation experience (hardware and or software)
  • Sound analytical skills, able to look at data and solve problems
  • English: Business level or higher
  • Japanese: Daily conversation level or higher


  • Siemens S7 300/400 PLC experience
  • Experience in a warehouse, distribution, production or FMCG environment

What's on Offer

  • Full-time employment
  • Chiba working location (Chiba City)
  • Salary: 6.5M JPY (depending on experience)
  • Benefits package: Yes, various
  • Paid Holidays: Yes
  • Retirement Package: Yes
  • Social insurance/pension coverage: Yes, various
Michael Davala
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Phone number
+813 6832 8904

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Michael Davala
Consultant phone
+813 6832 8904
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Foreign Multinational