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Fitter Ostomy

Job Title: Fitter Ostomy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mayo
REF: 94978
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 086 8395531

Fitter Ostomy
Our client, a medical device company in Mayo is currently looking to recruit a Fitter Ostomy for their site.
  • Reporting to the Maintenance Lead, the successful candidate will be responsible for the ongoing maintenance and repair of all mechanical equipment in their Value Stream in compliance with regulatory and corporate requirements.
  • A significant feature of this role is to minimize equipment downtime thus optimizing overall plant performance.         

  • Provide high level technical support in a high volume environment and work with and advise suppliers and engineers on product design to facilitate greater production efficiencies.
  • Troubleshoot equipment related process problems and equipment failures to determine cause and to investigate repairs.
  • Drive ongoing and preventative maintenance programmes.
  • Maintain accurate data for analysis on equipment.
  • Support Engineering and Production personnel on continuous improvements and monitor equipment in order to recommend process improvements.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement Projects that use lean and six sigma tools to improve overall business efficiency.
  • Contribute to fostering a culture of innovation through identifying innovative solutions to process problems and actively encouraging team members to share new ideas.
  • Must Possess a Fás Mechanical Time-served Apprenticeship with Junior and Senior Trades
Length of experience
  • 4+ years’ experience preferably in medical devices and/or pharmaceutical industries                                           
Specialized skills/technical knowledge
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate the application of multi-skilling in previous employment.
  • The role involves working in a cross-functional team therefore strong communication skills coupled with excellent analytical and problem solving skills are prerequisites for this role.
  • An understanding of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma tools would be an advantage.
  • A good working knowledge of PLC Programming and hydraulics/pneumatics is required. 
  • Candidates must be prepared to work a 24/7 Shift - 12 hour days / nights on a 4 cycle shift pattern
For further information on Fitter Ostomy role in Mayo Please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 /

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