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Production & Manufacturing

Plant Maintenance Fitter - 6 month Contract - Mayo

Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Mayo
Date: 1/10/2017
Job Reference: 89179

Job Description

Contact: Michelle Kilcar
Telephone: 0868347871

Plant Maintenance Fitter
Our client, a medical device company in Mayo are currently looking to recruit a Plant Maintenance Fitter for their site.

  • Troubleshoot facility/utility equipment, related process problems and equipment failures to determine root cause and to implement repairs.
  • Must Possess a Fas Mechanical Time-served Apprenticeship with Junior and Senior Trades
  • Welding qualification for; T IG welding of Carbon steel aluminum and stainless steel.
  • Hvac system maintenance in cleanroom application
  • Chiller system maintenance
  • Compressed air system maintenance
  • Sprinkler system upkeep
  • Plumbing installations repair and upkeep
  • Gas Boiler testing and maintenance
  • Working with sheet metal fabrications
Length of experience:
  • 5+ years' experience preferably in medical devices and/or pharmaceutical industries

Skills and Experience - Essential:
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate the application of multi-skilling in previous employment.
  • The role involves working in a cross-functional team therefore strong communication skills required
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills are prerequisites for this role.
  • Good computer skills including MS Word and Excel
  • Excellent drive and self-motivation.
  • Ability to work proactively in a team environment.
  • Capable of clearly articulating issues, effects, and potential causes.
  • Excellent root cause analysis.
  • Excellent systems understanding
  • Familiar with clean rooms and clean room manufacturing environments
  • BMS Control systems,
  • HVAC, and humidity control
Skills and Experience - Desirable:
  • An understanding of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma tools would be an advantage.
  • Experience in a position of responsibility in management or leading of a technical team
  • Pneumatics and reading pneumatic drawings
  • Electro pneumatics
  • Indexer drives
  • Belt drives
  • PDCA, DIMAIC training
  • Cam driven machines
  • Familiar with VSD, Servo & Stepper Drives
  • Punch presses
  • Pumps, & flow control
  • Familiar with Sensors, inductive, capacitive, through beam.
  • Candidates must be prepared to work a 24/7 Shift Pattern if requested

For further information on this Plant Maintenance Fitter role in Mayo please contact Michelle Kilcar on 0868347871/
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