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Engineering Technician

Location: Dublin
Experience:2-3 Years
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Not Disclosed
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This is a great opportunity for a an Enigneering Technician to join a well known medical device company in Dublin.You will work with the latest mechanical and electrical technologies in a state of the art facility.

Job Purpose:
The Engineering Technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance, overhaul, adjustment and modification of all plant and production equipment, as well as the fabrication of new and replacement equipment. The Engineering Technician will also be involved in trouble shooting and continuous improvement initiatives.
Responsibilities: This job description covers both electrical and mechanical aspects of the Engineering Technician’s job and will require Engineering Technicians to undertake any task which is within their competence.

To install, modify and maintain the full range of production equipment.
To continuously improve the production operations. This includes:
Specifically fine tuning production equipment to increase output.
Reducing downtime and reducing waste.
To maintain production lines at optimal performance.
To work to the highest engineering standards.
To assist in the complete validation of new and existing equipment including acceptance trials, debugging etc.
To deal/liaise with vendors, suppliers and local engineering shops.
To become involved in analysing customer complaints and internal quality issues and assist in drawing up improvement programmes for equipment to eliminate these defects being produced.
To assist with the training of other Engineering Technicians, new recruits and apprentices as required.
To fully participate in company wide continuous improvement initiatives, working in teams as required and utilising appropriate quality tools as applicable.
To maintain appropriate recording and reporting systems on all engineering related matters (e.g., breakdowns, maintenance etc.)
Full utilisation of all current and new IT/processing systems e.g., SAP.
To maintain high standards of safety and housekeeping to ensure area, machines and equipment are maintained in a safe and clean condition. Correct and/or report unsafe conditions and other faults.

Educational Requirements:
Good knowledge of the Mechanical and Electronic Systems associated with high volume manufacturing equipment and hold a Third Level Qualification in one of those disciplines or the National Craft Certificate together with additional specialised training and experience.

Relevant Experience:
Relevant industrial experience working in a high volume manufacturing environment.
The ability to apply a scientific approach to problem solving, blending analytical and experimental skills to maximise productivity and yields.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
The ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
Relevant PC skills

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Kevin Silke | Tel: +353 (0) 1 507 9255


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