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Automation Technician Waterford


Hartley People




Our client, based in Waterford currently has a vacancy for an Automation Technician. This is an opportunity to join a global healthcare manufacturing company in a challenging and rewarding role with excellent opportunities for personal development.  The Role. 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. All adhoc duties as required. The Person. The successful candidate will have Level 6, Level 7 or Level 8 HETAC qualification in Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical / Automation Engineering, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronics or similar. Qualified trades personnel with industrial experience will also be considered. Experience in high volume automation / robotics required. Experience in a Healthcare medical device manufacturing environment highly desirable. Experience in Pneumatics, Electronics, Hydraulics, Programmable Controllers, Servo Motor drives, Vision systems, Ultrasonic welding, workshop machining desirable. Understanding of Process Capability. Experience in leading process improvement projects in medical device environment. Hartley People Recruitment work to the highest ethical standards within our industry and we value the trust that you place in us when you send your CV. If you meet the criteria for this position, we will provide a full consultation in confidence and we guarantee that your CV will not be sent to any of our clients without your consent. For immediate consideration please call Eileen on 051-878813 or email your CV to in word format in response to this job posting.

Date Added

15 days ago