Maintenance Technician - County Waterford. In this role you will ensure equipment is maintained to the highest standards possible through systematic predictive maintenance, preventative maintenance and repairs. Core Responsibilities: Maintenance and Operations: • Understand in detail how equipment operates (chiller, steam boilers, HVAC, compressed air systems, electrical distribution, back-up generation, production manufacturing equipment, namely compression and encapsulation. • Support predictive/ preventative maintenance methodologies including the initial set up of a Maintenance Management system. • Develop and comply with relevant SOP’s. • Ensure spare parts requirements are available and cost effective for equipment. • Develop Spare parts lists for various equipment as required. • Effective problem solving and reactive maintenance as required. • Measurement of equipment performance in terms of downtime, yield if applicable, efficiency and cost of maintenance. • Developing relationships with Vendors and developing Maintenance contracts. • Ensure the preventative maintenance routines are executed on time and in a compliant manner. Interested applicants should be and have: • Senior trades (Fitter), and/or a relevant third level qualification in Mechanical or Manufacturing discipline. • Minimum 5 years' engineering experience within a relevant environment (preferably within a pharma manufacturing environment. • Packaging experience would be an advantage. Ideally you will be multi-skilled (Electrical/Mechanical. Have a proven track record of building relations with equipment vendors. A continuous improvement mindset is a requirement. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
6 days ago