Maintenance Technician-Nightshift


Job Detail

Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Gerard Griffin

Maintenance Technician-Nightshift

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Job ID: JOB-12586

The Maintenance Technician-Nightshift will be 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.

These exciting new job opportunities for the Maintenance Technician are located in Galway.
Galway, voted “Europe most Friendliest City 2020”!

Commutable from Mayo, Clare & Limerick

Key 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

Key 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 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 Maintenance Technician job in Galway please contact Gerard Griffin on 086 1071 395/

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Gerard Griffin


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Maintenance Technician-Nightshift

Gerard Griffin

Role Type Permanent
Contact Gerard Griffin
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