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Tool Room Assistant | Day Shift

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 19393

Our client based here in Galway are looking to hire a Tool Room Assistant on an initial 23-month contract.

The Role:

This is a full-time position working within a Medical Device Manufacturing environment, including Class 7 & 8 Cleanrooms and workshops.

*** Day Shift ***


  • Assembly of production tools according to production schedule.
  • Adherence to safe practices and operation of all equipment within the facility.
  • Completion of work orders as scheduled by toolmaker.
  • Sandblasting of tooling.
  • Changing knife blades.
  • Stock checking and ordering of cutting knives and blades.
  • Preventative Maintenance on all material, tooling trolleys, and IGE boxes.
  • Sucker plate modification and replacement.
  • Ordering, sourcing, and labeling of parts as required.
  • Other light Maintenance duties throughout the facility as requested by the Facilities manager.
  • Adherence to good housekeeping guidelines.
  • Assisting toolmaker in any duties as requested.


  • Leaving cert as a minimum with a 3rd level mechanical qualification/trade very desirable
  • Trained in the use of hand tools and computer literate
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
  • A methodical approach and an aptitude and interest in Mechanical type work
  • Attention to detail and ability to work on own initiative
  • Good Organizational skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word
  • Knowledge of Toolroom Equipment desirable
  • Profin the use of Hand tools

For more information or a confidential discussion about this role please contact Michelle Mc Inerney.

091 706 717