Maintenance Technician - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Kildare
  • Permanent
  • 15th November 2023
  • €55,000
  • Ref ID: #39363

Job Description

  • Location: Kildare, Kildare
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #39363
  • Salary: €55,000

€55-65K – Maintenance Technician – Leixlip, Co. Kildare

Here in Osborne, we are seeking a Maintenance Technician to oversee the corrective, preventative, and predictive maintenance of our client's on-site manufacturing machines and equipment.
This role plays a pivotal part in ensuring optimal efficiency and a reduction in downtime


  • Salary: €55,000 – €65,000
  • Onsite parking
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Subsidised gym
  • Death in Service
  • Income protection
  • Healthcare
  • 21 days annual leave

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Proficient in electrical fault finding/diagnostics
  • Possess a third-level qualification in relevant fields Automation Engineering/ Electrics, Electronics, Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering or similar, or relevant trade qualification with manufacturing experience
  • Prior experience in a similar role within a high-volume medical device manufacturing environment
  • Competency in high-volume automation/robotics, diagnosing issues, and relevant programming
  • Extensive experience in various technical domains like Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, etc.
  • Demonstrated involvement in process improvement projects within a medical device environment
  • Strong communication skills and familiarity with QMS principles
  • Capable of both independent work and collaboration within a team
  • Highly organized, self-motivated, and capable of multitasking in a fast-paced environment

Role Responsibilities:

  • Perform corrective, preventative, and predictive maintenance to support Production targets and continuous improvement based on Lean Principles
  • Support all facets of machine and equipment maintenance, installation, and modification
  • Execute detailed equipment surveys, maintenance, calibrations, PMs, and troubleshooting as required
  • Maintain equipment in top-notch condition, ensuring consistent quality and yield
  • Operate and monitor equipment using ERP/DCS and PLC based systems for optimum uptime
  • Troubleshoot and repair various complex systems under minimal supervision
  • Interpret diagrams, layouts, and specifications to plan and execute maintenance and repairs
  • Employ systematic root-cause problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Lead process improvements while adhering to change management and cGMP requirements
  • Document all maintenance work, upgrades, and parts used to maintain accurate repair records
  • Maintain a well-organized spare parts system and manage vendor relations
  • Assist in general facility upkeep and provide customer support
  • Uphold the highest hygiene and housekeeping standards
  • Fully participate in cross-skilling and job-related development training
  • Adhere to quality, safety, and environmental standards and procedures

For more information, please apply through the link provided for the attention of Jamie Smyth or email your cv to Jamie to [email protected]
If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided
Please submit your updated CV in Word Format
If you are living in Ireland and hold a valid work permit, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. 
Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456