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Maintenance Technician - Equipment

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 21501

Our client, one of the largest semiconductor companies in the world is currently recruiting as part of their large scale expansion in Limerick. There are opportunities for Maintenance Technicians - Equipment of all experience to join this exciting project. These roles are based on permanent contracts and will work as part of a 5-shift cycle (33.3% shift allowance for nights).

Role Responsibilities:

  • The Maintenance Technician will monitor equipment in the area and be familiar with equipment and process related issues within the Work Centre.

  • Perform routine preventative maintenance.

  • Be involved in advanced troubleshooting and repairs with tool owners or Specialists. Focus is on identifying root causes and implementing long-term fixes.

  • The Maintenance Technician will suggest modifications of PM procedures and specifications to the tool owner to improve tool availability.

  • Project management. Special projects may be assigned to improve tool reliability and reduce scrap risk on equipment failures. Projects include: assisting with equipment upgrades, modification and installation.

  • Use Statistical Process Control (SPC) to troubleshoot and determine the health of tools in the area.

  • Maintain a clean working area and follow 6S principles during repairs and preventative maintenance.

  • Follow safety procedures and expectations which includes knowledge of hazards and necessary precautions for assigned tool set(s) and following Lock out/Tag Out procedures. Adhere to all cleanroom protocols and procedures.

  • Maintain detailed documentation of work performed.

Role Requirements:

  • Associates Qualification in Electronics/Electromechanical/Laser technology/Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology preferred.

  • Electrical/Mechanical trade qualified would also be considered

  • Four or more years of experience as an equipment technician maintaining se processing equipment. Knowledge of Semi-Conductor equipment would be advantageous.

  • Excellent communication skills with internal customers (Operations, Process Engineering, Management).

For a confidential discussion on this Maintenance Technician position and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.