Automation Technician - County Waterford
Automation Technician - County Waterford. To maintain automation equipment in line with health & safety, operational and quality work instructions, procedures and policies to ensure the production of quality product in a timely, safe, efficient and compliant manner. The shift pattern is "Front End days" - working Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and every second Sunday 8.00am-8.00pm. Key Responsibilities: To maintain automation equipment in excellent condition ensuring consistent quality, output and yield. • Follow systematic root cause problem solving and troubleshooting to resolve issues. • Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance, completing all associated paperwork and records. • Lead and implement process improvements to achieve more efficient operations, while adhering to change management and cGMP requirements. • Assist with the commissioning of new equipment / projects. • Order and maintain appropriate stock of spare parts. • Cross-train technicians as required. • Flexible to travel to support new equipment buy-offs / training. • Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes. • Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events. Interested applicants should have: • Systematic & structured troubleshooting / problem solving skills. • Ability to provide innovative solutions to complex technical problems. • Adherence to change management procedures and cGMP requirements. • Good written and oral communication skills. • Ability to work well in a team environment. • High level of safe working practices and awareness. • Computer literate with MS Office skills. • The successful candidate will have Level 6, Level 7 or Level 8 HETAC qualification in Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical / Automation Engineering, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronics or similar. • Qualified trades personnel with industrial experience will also be considered. • Experience in high volume automation / robotics required. • Experience in Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Controllers, Servo Motor drives, Vision systems, Ultrasonic welding, workshop machining desirable. • Understanding of Process Capability. • Understanding of MSA or GR&R. • Experience in FAT, SAT, IOPQ of automated assembly lines.
6 days ago