Technical & Engineering JobsShift Engineer – 3 shift & 4 shift cycles

  • CJ50285
  • Permanent
  • Munster, Waterford

Collins McNicholas

Shift Engineer | Waterford based | Contact Edel, P: 021-4911065 or E:

Currently recruiting for two-shift engineers

– 3 shift cycle & 4 shift cycle available. 

Role Responsibilities:

  • Implement preventative maintenance programs
  • Monitor and drive improvements in the effectiveness of all maintenance activities
  • Develop training plans for technicians.
  • Own, monitor and report and implement improvements in equipment OEE.
  • Provide details of shortfalls and associated improvement plans.
  • Set goals for the shift technician group
  • Propose and action projects designed to improve all relevant maintenance KPIs etc.
  • Participate in the recruitment of staff as required
  • Work with Procurement and Logistics groups on the control of equipment spares
  • Complete Quality and Safety CAPA activities.
  • Ensure all work is executed in line with health and safety and quality system requirements


Role Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other relevant, technical equivalent.
  • 5+ years’ experience of engineering/ maintenance roles in high-volume industries with a significant technology content
  • 3+ year’s supervisory experience advantageous.
  • Extensive hands-on experience of preventive/ reactive maintenance, technician supervision/ interaction, and high-speed automation.
  • Knowledge of medical device and/or pharmaceutical production preferred (cGMP / FDA regulated environment).
  • Knowledge of automatic measurement and reporting of OEE and related production data would be advantageous.
  • Self-directed with excellent communication skills on technical subjects.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Edel O’Brien on 021-4911065 or email

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