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Manufacturing Technician II

Job Title: Manufacturing Technician II
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Galway
REF: 88038
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 091730022

Manufacturing Technician II Galway
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Technician II - Injection Moulding, for their site for a permanent position on the night shift.

Job Purpose
Part of core team to respond to equipment, yield and process related issues, implement corrective and preventative actions to eliminate repeat instances

Key Responsibilities
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers in developing, trouble shooting, standardising and improving existing production methods and procedures. A strong focus will be on supporting Injection Moulding core polymer processes.
  • Take a lead role in the troubleshooting, repair and rebuild of both Hot runner and Cold runner systems.
  • Maintain a critical spares inventory for key Injection Moulding maintenance items to minimise downtime.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and repair on Injection Moulding equipment.
  • Execution of mould changeover's and equipment setup's as part of production runs.
  • Assist MEs in investigating and implementing new production methods.
  • Design, specify, manufacture, test and document production equipment, changes and improvements.
  • Perform equipment qualifications and validations, including report writing etc.
  • Interface with a variety of BSIL personnel and with outside vendors when necessary while performing the above.
  • Communicates any concerns about work process regarding environmental impact, health or safety issues to their Manager.

Skills, Experience & Qualifications
  • Min HETAC level 6 qualification in Engineering, Polymer Engineering or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of Injection Moulding equipment and processes.
  • Knowledge of tooling design, tooling materials & qualifications.
  • General manufacturing processing knowledge with at least 2 years previous experience in a similar role.
  • PCT experience would be a distinct advantage.
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well both as part of a team but also able to work on own with minimum supervision.

For further information on this Manufacturing Technician II role in Galway or any other Technician roles available please contact Caroline Kingston on 091730022 /

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