An exciting opportunity for an experienced Maintenance Technician to join a leading life sciences company based in Cork on an initial 12-month contract with great scope for extension/permanency.
Reporting to the Site Maintenance and Facilities Manager, the maintenance technician will directly support the manufacture of Membrane and \ or CPG products in the Membrane and \ or CPG Manufacturing Departments.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Carry out the execution of the preventative maintenance routines & repair of all production equipment.
Troubleshoot equipment related process problems & equipment failures to determine root cause hence instigate repair using the latest lean tools & techniques.
Carry out trouble-shooting of electrical / instrument and control and mechanical problems.
Assist in the maintenance of the plant utility equipment support the production process (including building, environment & facilities) as requested i.e. purified water systems, AHU's etc.
Execute and update as appropriate the existing preventative maintenance program, in order to minimize downtime and optimize plant performance. Site uses Infor DataStream at present.
Ensure that comprehensive maintenance documentation exists for each equipment item & that it is filed in an organized & legible manner.
Develop critical spares list for the equipment & ensure that critical spares are in stock or are readily available at all times. Ensure that an effective program is then maintained.
Ensure that all critical instruments are setup for routine calibrations on site system and that these calibrations are performed on or before the due date.
Ensure strict compliance of GMP and SOP procedures during the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of mechanical, electrical and electronic plant and systems associated with producing the finished product.
Assist liaise with and/or organize contractors carrying out maintenance/ calibration/ certification work as required.
Candidate must have successfully completed a Mechanical apprenticeship \ time served.
Preferred candidate to have basic electrical experience within a production environment.
Preferred candidate to have calibration \ instrumentation experience.
Advantageous to have a recognised electrical qualification as well.
Minimum of 5 years working in a Manufacturing Environment within the Medical Device and/or Pharmaceutical Industry.
Preferable experience with CMMS Infor PM System.
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.