Connecting to LinkedIn...

Vacancy Details

Engineering & Technical

106221 - Maintenance Technician Packaging (Evening Shift) - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 16/01/2020
Job Reference: 106221
Contact Name: Tommy McKeown
Contact Email:

Job Description

Maintenance Technician Packaging (Evening Shift) - Galway - 106221

Maintenance Technician Packaging (Evening Shift)

Contract Type - Permanent


Our client works hard every day to provide access to high quality medicines to the world's 7 billion people. If you are unconventional, relentless and passionate. If you believe in doing what's right, not what's easy. If you are a doer and have a passion for serving others, we want to talk to you.

  • Setup, PM and fault finding on automated Vial and Syringe packaging lines, inspection lines and serialization lines.
  • Carry out scheduled service on plant equipment and be responsible for documenting works to high standard, while adhering to the schedule. Carry out electrical service and mechanical installation.
  • Prepare plant equipment for external contractors and inspectors and assist external contractors when required
  • Carry out site EH&S induction training and permitting tasks. Work within site EH&S frameworks for team and contractor Safety
  • Ordering of spares, consumables and services to keep schedules on track
Monitor and record critical temperature/Flow/Pressures etc.
  • Responsible for adhering to and drafting of, Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions pertaining to the Work-In-Process area
  • When required, you will be responsible for mentoring, training and supervision of other staff
  • Write maintenance reports/memos to support the closure of investigations in a time manner through the internal Quality system

  • Minimum of a Certification in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • 2 years’ relevant experience
  • Knowledge of working in a highly regulated pharmaceutical/ medical device company
  • Ability to effectively communicate issues and status of tasks in a timely manner
  • You will be required to be flexible in this position and must be prepared as such to undertake overtime and callout duties or other works as may be assigned to your role by the company

Competitive salary, excellent benefits and an environment conducive to professional growth and advancement.

For further information on this Maintenance Technician Packaging (Evening Shift)
role in Galway please contact Tommy on 086 0100903 /

Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website –

Please Note: HERO Recruitment will not forward your details to any company without your prior approval

Share this Job

“I have worked with HERO recruitment (formerly HERO recruitment) for a number of years both within my current and previous position. I have always found HERO recruitment excellent to partner with, the consultants know our industry and cultural fit and can therefore successfully source high calibre candidates to match our open vacancies. I find HERO recruitment very professional to deal with and any candidates I interview who are sourced by HERO always have a positive recruitment experience”.

Moira Faherty,
Human Resources Manager
Chanelle Group

“My very first impression was that I was dealing with a recruitment company who were extremely professional, supportive and knowledgeable of the role for which I was applying. Not only were the responsibilities of the role explained to me in great detail, but they also went to great lengths to really understand the depth of my technical, managerial and leadership experience and capabilities. What impressed me the most was their personal touch in building a strong relationship with me as a candidate and in maintaining regular contact with me on the status of the role throughout the application process”.

Adrian Rice,
Engineering Manager 
Boston Scientific

“HERO have been a key strategic recruiting partner to Hollister ULC over many years. During our continued growth and expansion at our facility in Ballina, Hero have worked closely with us to really understand our recruiting needs, the calibre of talent we are looking for, and the fit for our Hollister culture. HERO have successfully sourced and placed candidates for us into Research and Development, Project / Process Engineering, Supply Chain and key Management roles.  They have a very experienced and professional team, and bring an excellent regional, national and international perspective”. 

Tom Horkan,
Asst. HR Manger
Hollister ULC, Ballina, Co. Mayo

"From the first prompt call-back to the ultimate congratulatory call to inform me of a job offer, Karl was an absolute professional; sound advice, solid research and knowledge of companies, unwavering persistence and friendly encouragement. West is best, so for anyone looking for a technical role, talk to Karl"

Fiachra Collins
Computer Vision Algorithm Team Manager

“HERO Recruitment continues to be a valued partner in supplying high calibre candidates to all three Boston Scientific sites in Ireland. In particular they have been successful in delivering on specific roles for key project scale-ups. HERO has also provided on-site recruitment presence during increased activity when required and consistently operate in a highly professional and competent manner”.   

Lorraine McDonnell,
Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist
Boston Scientific 

“HERO Recruitment were instrumental in sourcing and delivering key talent to the organisation and enabled us to meet our key deliverables within our start-up phase. They thoroughly understood our culture and constantly over delivered on our expectations. Our partnership with HERO Recruitment has without a doubt been  a professional and collaborative one. HERO exceed themselves in all aspects of recruitment and are an absolute pleasure to work with”.

Christine Power,
VP of Human Resources

“HERO recruitment is an extension to our talent acquisition team. From hiring strategy meeting to the induction of the right talent, the HERO recruitment team provide an exemplary service. They are knowledgeable about our business needs, responsive and thorough. A true talent acquisition partner”. 

Orla Keady-Giblin,
Human Resources Manager
Ingersoll Rand – Thermo King

I am extremely grateful to Anne-Marie at HERO Recruitment for helping me land an opportunity in Ireland. She had a great deal of information regarding the job profile, was extremely prompt in arranging an interview and followed it up brilliantly. She was an excellent point of contact between the employer and me during the whole process. She has good knowledge about the process and was well aware of the timelines. I would recommend Anne-Marie, HERO Recruitment to anyone who is looking for opportunities in the country

Nikhil Pradeepkumar
Optical Engineer
Valeo Vision Systems

Clients we are proud to work with