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Manufacturing Technician

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 23070

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Manufacturing Technician to join our , a leading medical device manufacturer based in Fermoy, Cork on a permanent contract. The role will involve shift work and includes a shift premium.

Role Responsibilities:

  • The Manufacturing Technician will maintain Production Test Equipment to maximise Quality, Output and Yield, in a High Volume Manufacturing Environment, while adhering to Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) Guidelines.
  • The Manufacturing Technician will apply Root Cause and Problem Solving to troubleshoot Production Line Issues and optimise or repair Production Test Equipment quickly and efficiently.
  • Execute Preventative Maintenance activities.
  • Complete all documentation clearly and concisely in accordance with GDP (Good Documentation Practice) Guidelines.
  • Liaise with Cross-Functional Teams to communicate and manage operational issues.Participate in Continuous Improvement Projects to drive Process Improvements and Efficiency in pursuit of Operation Excellence as required.
  • Assist with the commissioning of new Production Test Equipment.
  • The Test Technician will maintain appropriate stock of spare parts.
  • Cross-Train new Test Technicians as required.

Role Requirements:

  • NFQ Level 6 Qualification in Technology, Mechanical, Automation, Mechatronics or similar (Qualified Trades Personnel with Industrial Experience will also be considered.)
  • A Technical skillset of a mechanical nature.
  • Availability to work shift patterns.                                                     
  • Experience in a Regulated Manufacturing Environment.

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