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Extrusion Technicians - Nights and Weekend Night Shift

  • Sector: Medical Devices
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  • Job Ref: 18016

We are looking for Extrusion Technincans I, II III to join us in our mission. We have fixed term contract and permanent roles across Nights and Weekend Night Shift.


Setting up and running extrusion lines, trouble shooting any issues that may arise, perform a quality sampling plan on extruded material.

Your Role:

  • After appropriate training, become capable of setting up and successfully running any extrudate relevant to our client.
  • Ability to understand processing characteristics of different types of extrusions (tapered, co-ex, multi-lumen interrupted etc.).
  • Ability to read and understand product specifications and their influence on process parameters.
  • Ability to work with Manufacturing Engineers in developing, trouble shooting, standardising and improving existing production methods and procedures.
  • Strong technical aptitude to understand plastics processing and the overall operating principles of an extruder.
  • Communicates any concerns about work process regarding environmental impact, health or safety issues to their Manager.

What we need from you:

  • HETAC Level 6 Qualification in a relevant discipline. Polymer/Materials Engineering disciplines are a distinct advantage.
  • General manufacturing processing knowledge with at least 2 years previous experience in a manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Ability to recognise areas of opportunity for improvement within existing processes in Extrusion
  • Ability to lead such continuous improvement activities through PDCA and PSPI activity.

For more detailed and confidential discussion on the role please contact Michelle Mc Inerney.

091 706 717