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Maintenance Technician


Careerwise Recruitment




A new opportunity has arisen for Maintenance Technician to join a highly regarded company in Galway. The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintaining, constructing, installing, moving, and repairing of all production machinery and equipment. This includes specialized equipment, lift trucks, storage racks, conveyors, lighting, plumbing, and all equipment required for factory and office operations. THE ROLE: * Provide front line systems support for all equipment and comply with all company safety rules and procedures. * Monitors and react in a timely manner to routine demand maintenance requirements. * Participates in routine Preventative/Predictable Maintenance. * Troubleshoots equipment stoppages and reacts accordingly. * Utilizes various mechanical and electrical test equipment. * Plans, assists, documents, and implements process improvement techniques and devices. * Utilizes machining, electrical and mechanical trade skills to complete daily tasks. * Communicates with production and other various customers as needed. * Ensure critical spares are maintained where necessary. * Able to interpret and produce mechanical and electrical drawings and schematics. * Good understanding of FDA regulated Industry and associated equipment validation requirements. REQUIREMENTS: * Certificate in Manufacturing Technology or Mechanical / Automation Engineering or equivalent experience. * 3 years practical hands on experience in an industrial setting. * Experience with repair of hand tools, operating machine tools, electrical measuring instruments, and CNC machine tools including spindle bearing, ball screws, spindle headstocks, axis feed systems, and hydraulics/pneumatic. * Good mechanical aptitude. Ability to work with minimal supervision on various optimization projects from conception to completion. * Ability to produce technical reports and update drawings. Light machining and welding skills. Light fabrication skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Please feel free to contact Michelle Galvin on 00353 91 373 938 for a more detailed job description and further information on this role. CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence. Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent. This job originally appeared on

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64 days ago