Technical & Engineering JobsEquipment Maintenance Technician – Athlone

  • AJ51063
  • Permanent
  • Roscommon, Westmeath

Collins McNicholas

Equipment Maintenance Technician

Our client is a global organisation, with a subsidiary in Athlone, in the Med Tech Sector. They are looking to recruit an experienced Equipment Maintenance Technician.

Purpose of Job:  

Set-up, install and maintain automated equipment to ensure optimum performance and support the achievement of operational goals.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Repair and troubleshoot electro/mechanical equipment failures.
  • Schedule and perform preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Perform equipment installations and moves.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date maintenance documentation.
  • Provide detailed inputs into failed spare parts management process.
  • Ensure that all FDA regulatory requirements are adhered to and that all procedures are followed.
  • Ensure that Good Manufacturing Practices & Good Documentation Practices are followed.
  • Will abide to Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Policies and any relevant other EHS documentation.
  • Will comply with all relevant training required and adhere to relevant associated documentation.
  • Follow strict adherence to the requirements of CGMP.
  • Actively contribute to the enhancement of compliance initiatives for areas of responsibility




  • Cert./Diploma/Senior Trades in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering.


  • Have a minimum of 5 years of experience in medical devices or similar industry with an established track record.


  • Working knowledge of PLCs, motor drives, pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical ability.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong Teamwork abilities.
  • Commitment to the achievement of manufacturing excellence.
  • High level of flexibility: shift changes/travel commitments/training courses / preventative maintenance and project support.


Machine Maintenance, Set-Ups, Troubleshooting


Contact Kelly McGovern on 0906-450666 or 086-1077766  for a confidential chat 

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