Maintenance Technician

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Friday, 30 September, 2022 - 12:24 to Sunday, 30 October, 2022 - 23:59
eFlexes are currently seeking a Maintenance Technician for a client based in Tuam, Co. Galway.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the successful candidate will be someone who is able to provide innovative and timely technical support on production equipment while working under his or her own initiative. Applicants must be able to work in a highly dynamic environment where responsibility and challenges change. The role provides a great learning opportunity using the most advanced developments in technology.  The role will be based on night shift.
Flexible work hours to cover early start-ups, support across shifts and willingness to attend to out of hours callouts are key requirements for this position.
Key responsibilities:
  • Troubleshooting and fault finding of automatic, semi-automatic and batch manufacturing equipment.
  • Carry out planned/unplanned maintenance on manufacturing equipment.
  • Execution of work orders generated by the computerised maintenance management system.
  • Support key equipment projects at both local and global levels.
  • Ensure that all equipment is repaired to the highest standards.
  • Responsible for filling out plant downtime report for all instances of plant downtime. Report to include time down, corrective action and preventative action going forward.
  • Compliance to all site Environmental, Health and Safety requirements, training and regulations.
  • Perform additional duties at the request of the direct supervisor.
  • National Diploma in Automation/Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 years’ experience in a highly automated manufacturing environment.
  • Capability of debugging Allen-Bradley PLC`s, Motion and Machine Controls, Vision Systems and Industrial Networks (Ethernet IP) would offer candidates a distinct advantage for this role.
  • Facilities maintenance experience would be advantageous
  • Effective in analysis and elimination of recurring equipment problems.
  • Computer Literacy (PEMAC CMMS in use).
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral.
To apply, please email your CV to or call 086 0205506 for further details.
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