Maintenance Technician

  • Negotiable
  • West Dublin, Republic of Ireland

About Your New Employer

You will work for a pharmaceutical company in Dublin as a Maintenance Technician on a permanent basis. You will join a company that has been operating for 20+ years in Dublin which employs over 1,000 people across their head office and two manufacturing sites.

You will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of equipment and using preventative maintenance procedures.

*NB* This job is classified as having medium physical requirements as the candidate will be required to perform physical tasks that require working with tools and working at heights.

About Your New Job   

As a Maintenance Technician you will…

  • Responsible for the maintenance and breakdown repair of moulding equipment in the company.
  • The above equipment will include among others, moulding machines, automation/robots, water heaters, oil heaters, conveyors, and hot runner controllers.
  • Work with the Production Group leaders (PGL’s) in troubleshooting equipment/plant problems.
  • Establishes relationships with the customers and suppliers in pursuit of continuous improvement and on-going business development.
  • Attends, schedules, and facilitates internal meetings to help establish priorities and assign tasks.
  • Solves, in conjunction with the Quality department, customer related problems/issues as needed.
  • In conjunction with approved vendors, research new processes and/or systems for maintenance/manufacture of equipment and implement new processes and systems as developed under the direction of the Operations Manager.
  • Instructs others, formally or informally, regarding manufacturing related skills or knowledge and assist in the training of employees on new processes or systems introduced to the company.
  • Compliance to all site Environmental, Health and Safety requirements, training, and regulations. 
  • Support and contribute to Lean Sigma programs and activities towards delivery of the set target. 
  • Able to comply with the company’s safety policy at all times.
  • Able to comply with the company’s quality policy at all times. 
  • Perform additional duties at the request of the direct manager.


What Skills You Need

  • Minimum Level 6 engineering qualification in an Electrical or Mechanical discipline.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a maintenance related role. 
  • Electrical/Mechanical/software qualification plus time served in a Plastic-processing environment would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of PLC Programming and electrical work.
  • Ability to read electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic/pneumatic drawings is essential.

Please Note: Applicants must be available to work on a shift cycle

What’s on Offer

  • 5% bonus
  • Healthcare Plan
  • Pension Contribution
  • 23 days annual leave

What’s Next

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