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Maintenance Technician

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Padraig Lyons
+353 86 128 7246
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Maintenance Technician

Position Summary

This Maintenance Technician role is a position within the engineering team based at a Galway laboratory. The site provides testing and technical services to the medical device and pharma industries.


  • Perform and document daily checks on laboratory test equipment and associated utilities.
  • Conduct scheduled equipment preventative maintenance (primarily on environmental chambers).
  • Investigate breakdowns, debug, repair, and upgrade.
  • Record activities in the computerised equipment maintenance system.
  • Support installation and qualification of new equipment.
  • Coordinate external maintenance service providers.
  • Maintain critical spare parts inventory.
  • Identify improvement opportunities in current processes.


  • Working knowledge including debug and repair of mechanical and electrical equipment and instrumentation.
  • Refrigeration or similar control system experience an advantage.
  • Experience in a regulated industry such as med tech/pharma an advantage.
  • Hands-on experience with electrical, plumbing and pneumatics.
  • Competent using Microsoft Word, Excel.


  • Ability to interpret technical diagrams e.g., electrical or pneumatic diagrams.
  • Good problem-solving ability. Ability to work as part of a team


  • Minimum 2 years equipment repair or maintenance experience.
  • Electrician certification or technical 3rd level certificate or diploma.

For more information on this role please contact Padraig Lyons on or 086 128 7246

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