Electronics Technician

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Publish Date: 
17/07/2020 - 01:00 to 11/09/2020 - 01:00
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Permanent Full Time
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We are currently recruiting for an excellent new opportunity for an Electronics Maintenance Technician in our Clare based multinational manufacturing client.

The role is to support the manufacturing site with a team of technicians and other cross functional teams to achieve business goals in a busy high-volume production facility to ensure that equipment asset performance is maximised

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance and continuous improvement of automated and high-speed test and production processing equipment at the facility. The individual will assist production operations to achieve throughputs and support relevant engineering requirements.
Functions will include, electronic electro-mechanical maintenance, automatic equipment setups, equipment repairs, and preventive maintenance.
The successful candidate will also be required to support equipment modification projects, facilities maintenance, mechanical maintenance of automatic test and branding equipment, electronic test systems and mechanical issues with a supporting role on machine electrical systems i.e. sensors, motor controllers, heaters, dryers and pneumatics, PLC’s and automation.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
? Perform routine preventive maintenance on all equipment and maintain documentation records.
? Responsibility for quality electronic and mechanical repairs and provision of electro-mechanical support to all production equipment.
? Take responsibility for product changeovers on different types of automatic test, handling and branding equipment to ensure minimum downtime.
? Ensure critical spares are maintained at all times.
? Proactively identify and resolve equipment issues when necessary to ensure appropriate yields and throughputs are achieved.
? Collaborate and problem solve, troubleshoot with production and engineering to prevent issues.
? Perform electronic and mechanical repairs on automatic testers and handlers.
? Maintenance and upkeep of Automatic Test/Component Handling Equipment.
? Contribute to the smooth running of production at all times and liaise with Production personnel with respect to their requirements.
? Assist in the purchase, installation and commissioning of new plant equipment.
? Perform basic maintenance on facilities issues as required.
? Maintain good housekeeping standards (5S) in all areas.
? Ensure compliance to all aspects of the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental procedures.
? Perform all duties in accordance with current safety regulations.
? Perform other duties or tasks as assigned or required from time to time.
? Proactively contribute, report on equipment line issues during routine maintenance and production meetings.

Requirements / Essential Skills / Attributes

• Certificate/Diploma or Degree in an Electronics.
• Graduates will be considered for this position.
• At least a Certificate or Diploma in an Electronic related field required.
• Excellent Communications Skills
• Flexible work attitude.
• Proficiency in the use of Microsoft product suite is desirable.

To organise immediate interview, please email your cv to nuala.mcmahon@eflexes.com


eFlexes is an equal opportunities employer.