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Manufacturing Technician II - Injection Moulding

Job Title: Manufacturing Technician II - Injection Moulding
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 87618
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Manufacturing Technician II - Injection Moulding- Galway

Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Manufacturing Technician II Injection Moulding for their site in Galway (Permanent; Night shift).
Manufacturing Technician II / 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 ME's 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:
  • Third level qualification, ideally to Diploma level in 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 manufacturing environment.
  • Medical Device industry experience 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 role please contact Aoife O Reilly on 091730022 /
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