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Electrical Test Technician

Electrical Test Technician

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    Medical Devices

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    +35391 455307

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Emma Ward

Job description

Electrical Test Technician

About Your New Company

Work in-house in one of the largest machine building factories in Ireland. This role is based with a leading medical device company in Galway. As an Electrical Test Technician, you will inspect electrical wiring, build and safety of automated machinery and equipment on the cutting edge of med-tech manufacturing.

About Your New Job as an Electrical Test Technician:

  • Electrical Testing/Inspection of bespoke automated and semi-automated machine builds for a wide range of med-tech manufacturing processes and equipment in a state-of-the-art equipment development centre.
  • Electrical Testing of vendor builds and equipment against company build standard.
  • Liaise with electrical build, design, and procurement groups to ensure equipment is built to design specification and delivered within critical deadlines.
  • Operate Electrical test equipment as part of build checks – thermal imaging, PAT testing, signal measurement, earth leakage.
  • Carry out IO checks on new machine builds in conjunction with controls and software groups.
  • Documenting and highlighting issues for continuous improvement on new and repeat builds.
  • Ensuring craftsmanship and safety circuits are of the highest standard for all builds and equipment.
  • Carry out Electrical tests on upgrades of existing manufacturing equipment.
  • General support to electrical design and safety group.
  • Electrical support for a wide range of med-tech process in production/operations.

What Skills You Need:

  • Electrical Trade Qualification and/or diploma/ordinary degree in a relevant engineering discipline with at least 3 years’ experience post qualification in a relevant industry.
  • Ability to follow electrical schematics to ensure machine build conformity, de-bugging, and troubleshooting.
  • Understanding of digital, analogue signals and appreciation of PID control.
  • Experience in machine build or manufacturing support environments is preferable.
  • Customer centric attitude required.
  • Can work as part of a team and as an individual with positive attitude.
  • Experience with common platform manufacturing technologies - electro-pneumatic/mechanical systems, PC and PLC controlled machinery, vision systems.
  • Competent in MS platforms such as Word and Excel.

What’s Next

  • Apply now by clicking the “Apply Now" button or call me, Emma Ward on +353 91 455307 Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch. We also have multiple Temp, FTC and Contract jobs available.