Title:  Automation Engineer 1

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The GLE SUBS Thermoset Engineering team mission is the development, industrialization and improvement of Thermosets New Products and Technologies. The team provides technical support to all Mass Production factories. The candidate will be working in an international and challenging environment with teams located across many countries.

The first responsibility of the Automation engineer is to develop new equipment according to process requests, in the spirit of Industry 4.0 and eco-design. The candidate main activity will be focused on the new concept of lens mass production.


Your day at Essilor

  • Support the current production lines at EMTC
  • Support the current production lines manufacturing at supplier site 
  • To lead the capacity increase project
  • Develop the next generation of the equipment 
  • Ensure that all sites have the same version of equipment (standardization)


Must have

  • Bachelor degree or Master degree in Engineering, Industrial Management, Science or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Engineering, related fields in multinational manufacturing company
  • Deep experience in supplier management
  • Scada knowledge is an advantage
  • Excellent English communication skills (listening, written, and oral)
  • Chinese communication skills is an advantage
  • React well to pressure in dynamic situation and is able at that moment to take/propose the best decisions that will make the difference
  • Good analytical & problem solving skill, decision making and people management. Flexible in work assignment and be able to manage matrix organization