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Manufacturing Technician | Night shift

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20459

A permanent Manufacturing Technician role has arisen with a leading global medical device client in Galway.

The Manufacturing Technician will be part of a core team to respond to equipment, yield, and process-related issues, and implement corrective and preventative actions to eliminate repeat instances


Overview of Main Responsibilities (full job description available on request):

  • Work with Manufacturing Engineers in developing, trouble shooting, standardising and improving existing production methods and procedures.
  • Work on Electronic troubleshooting, PLC. programming, electronic hardware interfacing.
  • Maintain a critical spares inventory for key maintenance items to minimise downtime.
  • Assist ME’s in investigating and implementing new production methods.
  • Assist ME’s in design methods, part sourcing and documentation.
  • Perform equipment qualifications and validations, including report writing etc.
  • Design, specify, manufacture, test and document production equipment, changes and improvements.

The ideal Manufacturing Technician looks like:

  • HETAC Level 6 qualification in a relevant area with a minimum of two years relevant experience.
  • Medical Device Manufacturing experience is highly desirable
  • Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
  • Proven ability to work well both as part of a team but also able to work on own with minimum supervision.
  • Electrical competency an advantage.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Jessica Ryan,