Engineering Technician (Days)
Engineering Technician (Days) - South Dublin. This is a Monday to Friday days role. In this role you will be 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 Technician will also be involved in troubleshooting and continuous improvement initiatives. Key Responsibilities: Install, modify and maintain the full range of production equipment. Continuously improve the production operations. This includes reducing downtime, reducing waste and maintaining production lines at optimal performance. Assist in the complete validation of new and existing equipment including acceptance trials, debugging etc. Deal/liaise with vendors, suppliers and local engineering shops. Involved in analysing customer complaints and internal quality issues and assist in drawing up improvement programmes for equipment to eliminate these defects being produced. Assist with the training of other Engineering Technicians, new recruits and apprentices as required. Participate in company-wide continuous improvement initiatives, working in teams as required and utilising appropriate quality tools as applicable. 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. Interested applicants should have a 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. The successful candidate will have 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. The candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. The ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
17 days ago