Job Description

Automation Technician (Electrical)

Ref No: AM17679

County Waterford, Republic of Ireland

Competitive salary

Automation Technician (Electrical) - County Waterford.

In this role you will be required to work on a permanent 12 hour shift pattern on Front End Days, i.e.  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and every second Sunday, 8am - 8pm (12 hour shifts, 36 hours and 48 hours alternatively).

Position Summary:
Maintain automation equipment in line with health & safety, operational and quality work instructions, procedures and policies to ensure the production of quality product in a timely, safe, efficient and compliant manner.

Key Responsibilities:

To maintain automation equipment in excellent condition ensuring consistent quality, output and yield.
Follow systematic root cause problem solving and troubleshooting to resolve issues.
Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance, completing all associated paperwork and records.
Lead and implement process improvements to achieve more efficient operations, while adhering to change management and cGMP requirements.
Assist with the commissioning of new equipment / projects.
Order and maintain appropriate stock of spare parts.
Cross-train technicians as required.
Flexible to travel to support new equipment buy-offs / training.

Interested applicants should have:

Systematic & structured troubleshooting / problem solving skills.
Ability to provide innovative solutions to complex technical problems.
Adherence to change management procedures and cGMP requirements.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Ability to work well in a team environment.

Minimum Level 6 Electrical Advanced Craft Certificate
Qualified trades personnel with industrial experience will also be considered.
Experience in high volume automation / robotics required.
Experience in Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Controllers, Servo Motor drives, Vision systems, Ultrasonic welding, workshop machining desirable.


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