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Maintenance Technician

Reference ID : 1205MQ
Category :
  • Pharma / Biotech
Date Posted : Jun 19, 2020
Job Location
  • Kildare/Carlow/Dublin
- Dublin
Experience : 5 years in industry
Salary : Negotiable - DOE
Employment Type
Michael McQuade
Contact Number : 0860435195
Seeking Maintenance Technicians for one of our multinational pharmaceutical clients.

Principal Responsibilities

Maintenance Technician

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager this person will be responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting process devices, instrumentation and controls in support of manufacturing.

The site is 24/7 operational and this a shift role. Minimum 12 months contract.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Provide effective technical support to Production in all aspects of machine and equipment maintenance, installation and modification; perform detailed maintenance, calibrations, PMs and troubleshooting.
  • Maintain process and production equipment, ensuring ongoing preventative maintenance, equipment troubleshooting and repairs to ensure continuous, reliable and repeatable operation of all equipment.
  • Support maintenance planning and preventative maintenance through completion of planned and emergency work orders, calibrations, PMs etc. 
  • Operate, troubleshoot, and repair complex systems which may include CIP, Autoclaves,Glassware Washers, production vessels, HVAC, Isolators, compressed gasses, plant steam/condensate, bulk chemical distribution and wastewater treatment under minimal supervision in a highly regulated, cGMP environment.
  • Support continuous improvement by leading and active participation in repairs, upgrades, preventative maintenance and system failure investigations and investigation reports, execution/development of change control, and contribution to Kaizen events as appropriate.
  • Supply information and data for securing spare parts and equipment asset entry into the CMMS; liaise directly with vendors on supply of parts, upgrades to systems etc. as necessary.
  • Participate effectively in writing/revising/ rolling out accurate operational procedures, training materials and maintenance procedures for various IPT systems; ensure all work is carried out in line with same.


Qualifications & Requirements

  • Time servered Apprenticeship or equivalent Certificate/Diploma in an Engineering or related discipline is required.
  • Ideally have prior related work experience; ideally in a manufacturing, preferably GMP setting.
  • Troubleshooting and maintaining process instrumentation and equipment.
  • Understanding of mechanical/electrical/Instrumentation / pneumatic processes.

For further information please contact Mick on 086-0435195 or forward details in confidence to jobs@headcount.ie

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