Maintenance Technicians Pharma in West Dublin

  • Negotiable
  • Republic of Ireland, West Dublin
  • Full time


Maintenance Technicians x 3 for Pharma Manufacturing in West Dublin

Cpl are once again supporting our client partner who a world leader in the Pharma and Healthcare products Manufacturing and supply industry.

Due to continued business growth and site expansion, they have an immediate job vacancy for a number Full-Time Skilled and experienced Maintenance and or Facilities Technicians for their pharma and healthcare product production facility in Grangecastle Business Park

The Maintenance Technicians (Mechanical OR Electrical) are part of a team of high performing craft and Utilities and facilities professionals

The plant currently runs on a 2-cycle shift pattern

(there are plans for a 3 cycle shift when they complete the build of their new drug product production plant in 2025 which will require another maintenance team).

·      Shift pattern –

·      Week 1 – Monday to Friday 6.00am to 2.30pm

·      Week 2 – Monday to Friday 2.30pm to 10pm

The job requires the Maintenance Technician to set-up, install and maintain and support pharmaceutical production, packaging and manufacturing equipment to ensure optimum performance and support the achievement of operation goals.

Job Description

The job requires the Maintenance Technician to provide day to day engineering services in a busy high speed pharma manufacturing environment.

Job Specific

·      Deliver and improve performance targets in safety, quality, service, cost and asset care.

·      Carry out routine maintenance activities according to the maintenance schedule.

·      Where routine maintenance reveals larger problems that require corrective action, these must be logged for incorporation in the scheduled maintenance plan.

·      Carry out electrical compliance, statutory maintenance, and shutdown maintenance.

·      Execute project activities in support of engineering capital projects.

·      Record maintenance activities in the computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) to ensuring records are up to date, job durations are correct, and corrective maintenance is captured.

·      Identify improvements to PM schedules and work with the Maintenance Team Leader and Planner to implement these.

·      Support operational teams in maintenance and cleaning days.


Qualifications and Experience

·      3rd Level Mechanical, electrical and/or automation qualification with time served.

·      3-5 years’ experience in medium-high speed packaging environment.

·      Extensive knowledge of packaging equipment including PLC’s / SCADA / INDUSTRIAL IT SYSTEMS (Siemens beneficial).

  • Experience in lean manufacturing principles and structured problem -solving culture with asset care and equipment reliability
  • Asset management experience through a recognised CMMS system
  • Basic financial awareness, understanding of business drivers, budgeting processes.
  • Excellent process improvement and problem-solving skills.
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing excellence techniques.
  • Computer literate in MS Office and business systems (e.g. SAP, CMMS).
  • Strong numerical and verbal reasoning.

Person Specification

·      Developed Continuous Improvement mindset, underpinned by a history of ownership of own professional development.

·      Be self-aware and driven to deliver beyond expectations

·      Ability to positively impact and influence with or without direct line authority.

·      Strength of character to challenge poor team behaviours.

·      Have an “Agile” mindset and respond to change in a positive and flexible manner.

·      Proactive, structured and logical problem-solving skills.

If you’re interested, then please submit your CV for review here or email me

I will review the CV and reply to you within 24 hours and the hiring company will review CV’s and provide feedback on interviews etc… within 72 hours.

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