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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15444718
  • Client ID:RI/AM16833
  • Posted on:14-MAY-2019
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Maintenance Technician - County Waterford.

In this role you will ensure equipment is maintained to the highest standards possible through systematic predictive maintenance, preventative maintenance and repairs.

Core Responsibilities:

Maintenance and Operations:
• 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 SOP’s.
• 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.

Interested applicants should be and have:

• 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

Ideally you will be multi-skilled (Electrical/Mechanical)
Have a proven track record of building relations with equipment vendors.
A continuous improvement mindset is a requirement.

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