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Engineering & Technical

Maintenance Technician - Galway - 100177

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 20/02/2019
Job Reference: 100177
Contact Name: Caroline Kingston
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Job Description

Maintenance Technician - Galway - 100177

Maintenance Technician - Galway - 100177

Our client, a pharma company in County Galway are currently looking to recruit a Maintenance Technician for their site.

Reporting to the Director of Facilities & Engineering the key responsibility of this role is to ensure that as part of the engineering/maintenance team that machines and facilities are maintained at a level to ensure their function is in accordance to cGMP and Health & Safety Standards.

  • Carry out preventative maintenance of machines/ make recommendations for improvement of preventative maintenance.
  • Carry out maintenance of buildings/ Utilities.
  • Ensure machines/equipment are maintained correctly.
  • Assist in machine installations.
  • Assist or carry out training as required.
  • Adherence to health and safety procedures
  • Ensure compliance to documented procedures and cGMP requirements
  • Maintain and update inventory and maintenance records of all equipment on-site.
  • Trouble shooting and problem solving within the production area in relation to both equipment and processes.
  • Maintain an adaptable approach while achieving output, response rate and quality standards.

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Senior Trades.
  • Additional Engineering Qualification and advantage.
  • Minimum four years’ experience in an Engineering Technician role preferably within the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with Thermoform/Packing Machinery an advantage
  • Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks.
  • Availability to work on three shift cycle is essential.

For further information on this Maintenance Technician role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 /

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