Graduate Automation Engineer

Date: May 22, 2023

Location: IE - Waterford, Ireland - All, IE

Company: Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb Corporation, (NYSE/TSX: BLCO), is solely dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world from the moment of birth through every phase of life.  Our mission is simple yet powerful: Helping you see better to live better.


The company is one of the best-known and most respected healthcare brands in the world, offering the widest and finest range of eye health products including contact lenses and lens care products, pharmaceuticals, intraocular lenses, and other eye surgery products. 


Our highest priority is the well-being of the people we serve. By listening to our customers and patients, by constantly honing our innovation edge, by executing with integrity and excellence, we strive to earn the trust of our partners and stakeholders.


Over the last 167 years, Bausch + Lomb has become a global hallmark for innovation and quality.  Our talented and motivated colleagues work relentlessly to invent new materials, engineer new technologies, and ultimately bring new innovations to help people see better to live better.

Programme Overview

During your two years on the Programme, you will gain insight into the challenges and opportunities facing our businesses and our people within automation.   You will have real responsibility and will play a key role in strategic projects and initiatives.  You will work with and learn from great people and develop your expertise in the Engineering Department. You will be provided with a dedicated mentor throughout the programme and will be given the opportunity to network with other graduates in Bausch + Lomb and the South East Region.



Provide support to the development of machine control systems including motion controllers
Support manufacturing equipment to ensure KPI are met such as yield throughout and productivity.
Enable and engage continuous improvement efforts throughout the site.
Liaise cross functionally to support the management of introduction of equipment or processes & provide operational support to ensure plant goals are met
Implement systems to improve monitoring and  reporting of daily, weekly KPI’s
Identify and complete a site level improvement project

The ideal candidate will have

Minimum 2.1 degree in Electronic / Electrical / Automation Engineering                                                                                                        

Good problem solving & analytical skills

Excellent interpersonal & communications skills

Ability to work well within a team and on own initiatives

Good project management experience

The masculine is used in this publication without prejudice for the sake of conciseness.
Bausch & Lomb is committed to equal employment opportunity and complies with equal employment opportunity laws in effect wherever it operates.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on reques.