Maintenance Technician


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Andrin Kraja

Maintenance Technician

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Job ID: JOB-13325

Job Title: Maintenance Technician 

Job Function: Manufacturing

Contract: Permanent

Job Summary

Responsible for the maintaining, constructing, installing, moving, and repairing all production machinery and equipment. This includes specialized equipment, lift trucks, storage racks, conveyors, lighting, plumbing, and all equipment required for factory and office operations. Provide front line systems support for all equipment.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Complies with all company safety rules and procedures.
  • Monitors and reacts in a timely manner to routine demand maintenance requirements.
  • Participates in routine Preventative/Predictable Maintenance.
  • Troubleshoots equipment stoppages and reacts accordingly.
  • Utilizes various mechanical and electrical test equipment.
  • Plans, assists, documents, and implements process improvement techniques and devices.
  • Utilizes machining, electrical and mechanical trade skills to complete daily tasks.
  • Capable of troubleshooting mechanical, electrical or pneumatic systems quickly and document the recovery.
  • Has experience in Production related Continuous Improvement project execution and documentation
  • Communicates with production and other various customers as needed.
  • Ensure critical spares are maintained where necessary
  • Good mechanical aptitude. Ability to work with minimal supervision on various optimization projects from conception to completion. Ability to produce technical reports and update drawings. Light machining and welding skills. Light fabrication skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Able to interpret and produce mechanical and electrical drawings and schematics
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by management.
  • Ability to work across different shifts when requested.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Good understanding of FDA regulated Industry and associated equipment validation requirements

Essential Requirements

▪ Experience using a Computerized Maintenance recording system (e.g. SAP, PEMAC etc.)

▪ Strong electrical and controls capabilities.

▪ Certificate in Manufacturing Technology or Mechanical / Automation Engineering or equivalent experience.

▪ 5 + years practical hands on experience in an industrial setting.

▪ Experience with repair of hand tools, operating machine tools, electrical measuring instruments,

▪ Experience on CNC machine tools diagnostics and repair including spindle bearing, ball screws, spindle headstocks, axis feed systems, and hydraulics / pneumatic


▪ Experience in maintaining CNC Milling machines

▪ Experience using CAD software

▪ PLC control logic troubleshooting.

▪ Strong electrical and controls capabilities.

▪ Strong Mechanical and electro Pneumatics capabilities

▪ Computer literate with MS Office skills.

Licenses/Certifications – Maintenance Platform, Forklift, MEWP


For further information on this role in please contact on Andrin Kraja on 086 171395 or

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Andrin Kraja


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Maintenance Technician

Andrin Kraja

Role Type Permanent
Contact Andrin Kraja
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