Automation Project Manager

Job description

Camso, the Road Free company, is active in 26 countries around the world, with more than 7,500 dedicated employees located primarily in Asia, Europe and North America. We have 3 R&D centres, 22 manufacturing plants, and operate an international distribution network in over 100 countries.

When you choose to work with us, you join a team that's always on the move to achieve its dreams. You want to reach your true career potential and break new ground? Join us where the road ends.


Assess & coordinate the automation projects, elaboration standard and audit  for all the projects for the Material Handling and Construction Business Units in coordination with the Global Automation Group located in Canada (Magog) & work in close relationship with the process department for the new process improvement.


  • Evaluate the automation request for the MH and Construction BU
    • Validate & evaluate the automation project impact with the process engineering department and quality department by ensuring all project respect the global company standard

  • Support the manufacturing process (recipe) & data collection system
    • Manage software modification , report requests & offer training and assistance to the end user
  • Audit the factory production risk , tools & Maintenance Department
    • Network configuration is done in accordance with manufacturing specification ( Program Logic Controller (PLC), Human Main Interface (HMI) backup)
  • Provide training  to
    • External training to Manufacturing Equipment (OEM, suppliers, etc.) & Internal training to technical staff
  • Be the technical expert providing support to users on AB, Rockwell, Siemens


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Automation Engineering  or relevant equivalent qualification
  • 5 to 8 years relevant experience  and more in automation engineering
  • Sound knowledge in PLC , HMI programming, SQL database & MS Office
  • Leader to promote the collaboration with the project leader, automation and maintenance group. 
  • Excellent communication skills in both  English &  Sinhala