Automation Technician (electrical) - County Waterford.
This position will work a shift that is "Back-End Days" i.e Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every second Sunday (so 36 hours & 48 hours respectively).
In this role you will maintain automation equipment in line with health & safety, operational and quality work instructions, procedures and policies to ensure the production of quality product in a timely, safe, efficient and compliant manner.
Key Responsibilities: • To maintain automation equipment in excellent condition ensuring consistent quality, output and yield. • Follow systematic root cause problem solving and troubleshooting to resolve issues. • Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance, completing all associated paperwork and records. • Lead and implement process improvements to achieve more efficient operations, while adhering to change management and cGMP requirements. • Assist with the commissioning of new equipment / projects. • Order and maintain appropriate stock of spare parts. • Cross-train technicians as required. • Be flexible to travel to support new equipment buy-offs / training. • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.
Interested applicants should have:
• Systematic & structured troubleshooting / problem-solving skills. • Ability to provide innovative solutions to complex technical problems. • Adherence to change management procedures and cGMP requirements. • Good written and oral communication skills. • Ability to work well in a team environment. • High level of safe working practices and awareness. • Computer literate with MS Office skills.
• The successful candidate should be a qualified electrician • Should have at least 3 years' experience in high volume automation / robotics • Experience in areas such as Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Controllers, Servo Motor drives, Vision systems, Ultrasonic welding, workshop machining desirable.