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Maintenance Lead

Maintenance Lead

Job description

About Your New Employer 

  • From their base in Waterford, our client supplies eye health products to people all around the world
  • The compnay has a 40-Year track record of growth and diversification

About Your New Job

  • You will put preventative maintenance programmes in place.
  • Develop plans for technician training. 
  • You will be responsible for the driving of improvements in the efficiency of all maintenance tasks.
  • Take responsibility for your equipment's OEE and execute improvements.
  • Describe any shortcomings and any corresponding improvement strategies
  • Establish objectives for the shift technician group. Propose and carry out initiatives to enhance all pertinent maintenance KPIs.
  • Complete Quality and Safety CAPA activities
  • Work with Procurement and Logistics groups on the monitoring of equipment spares
  • Take part in personnel recruiting as needed
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with health and safety and quality system criteria

What Skills You Need 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other relevant, technical equivalent.
  • 5+ year’s experience of engineering/ maintenance roles in high-volume industries with a significant technology content
  • 3+ year’s supervisory experience
  • Extensive hands-on experience of preventive/ reactive maintenance, technician supervision/ interaction and high-speed automation.
  • Knowledge of medical device and/or pharmaceutical production preferred (cGMP / FDA regulated environment).  
  • Self-directed with excellent communication skills on technical subjects.

What's On Offer?

  • Shift Allowance of 25% (3 shift cycle)
  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus 
  • Healthcare
  • Double Pension Contribution 
  • 25 Days Annual Leave 

What’s Next

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Loren Pey on 021 4847137 / lpey at

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