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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15444690
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1905-430138
  • Posted on:14-MAY-2019
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

On behalf of my client we are working with them on a Maintenance Technician vacancy. This is a full-time permanent position.

Job Purpose
To ensure equipment is maintained to the highest standards possible through systematic predictive maintenance, preventative maintenance and repairs.

Understand in detail how equipment operates. (Chiller, steam boilers, HVAC, Compressed air systems, Electrical distribution, back up generation, production manufacturing equipment namely compression and encapsulation).
Support Predictive/ preventative maintenance methodologies including the initial set up of a Maintenance Management system.
Develop and comply with relevant SOPs.
Ensure spare parts requirements are available and cost effective for equipment.
Develop Spare parts lists for various equipment as required.
Effective problem solving and reactive maintenance as required.
Measurement of equipment performance in terms of downtime, yield if applicable, efficiency and cost of Maintenance.
Developing relationships with Vendors and developing Maintenance contracts.
Ensure the preventative maintenance routines are executed on time and in a compliant manner.
Comply at all times with the Health, Safety and Environmental policy and associated procedures.
Ensure all work carried out, is in compliance with the required standards, conforming to company, cGMP, SOPs and regulatory guidelines.
Take ownership for quality compliance in all activities you are responsible for.

Minimum Qualification and Experience
Senior trades (Fitter), and/or a relevant third level qualification in Mechanical or Manufacturing discipline.
Minimum 5 years engineering experience within a relevant environment (preferably within a Pharma manufacturing environment)
Packaging experience would be an advantage

If you are interested in applying for this role please call Zoe on +353 1 2784671 or email
Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group.

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