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Maintenance Engineer

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    Windows and Doors

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    Arlene Rice

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Position: Maintenance Technician

Location: Wexford

Salary: DOE

Our Wexford based client are currently seeking an enthusiastic individual as a Maintenance Technician. They manufacture energy efficient, fully recyclable, double and triple glazed PVCu windows and doors to the highest standards.

The role of the Maintenance Technician is to ensure the delivery of both planned and reactive technical maintenance support to their premises and workplace in accordance with agreed service levels and respond to site engineering emergencies.


  • Operation, preventative/corrective maintenance, and continuous improvement of all types of mechanical and electrical facilities and utility equipment/plant, to achieve maximum availability and equipment reliability, in a regulated GMP manufacturing facility.
  • Ensure all maintenance and repairs are carried out in compliance to relevant SOP's.
  • Provide overall daily production support ensuring plant operations are maintained safely whilst ensuring personnel & product safety is maintained at all times.
  • Performs & documents the scheduled preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance activities to plant machinery, equipment, and other systems.
  • Provision of technical support and troubleshooting on mechanical controls predominantly but also support automated controls, CPU based systems, electrical equipment, pneumatic, building services and general facilities engineering.
  • To assist in the complete commissioning and validation of new and existing equipment including acceptance trials, setup, debugging etc.
  • Participate in equipment failure investigations to determine root causes and provides ideas for improvement. Initiate deviations and ERs as required and support plant operations as required.
  • Participate fully in training and development in cross-skilling and other job-related competencies.
  • Participate in Task Based Risk Assessments on building maintenance tasks.
  • Provides support to capital projects as determined by the business need supporting project scope work and participating actively in associate projects to improve and sustain equipment efficiencies.
  • Be a key player within the maintenance team to drive improvements to operation equipment efficiencies along with executing continuous improvement projects as required.
  • Work with the site H&S personnel to implement and maintain good safe working practices, by complying with all site safety procedures and policies.
  • Work in compliance with our Safe Systems of Work including permitting, LOTO, isolations and safety documentation review. Adhere and advocate high standards of safety at all times.
  • Work closely with the manufacturing organisation to ensure that the status of all plant equipment and systems are communicated and understood at all times.


  • At least 3 years' experience working within Maintenance/Engineering Role within a GMP environment on complex processes is desirable.
  • BEng, B.Sc. or Trade), Minimum 3 years' experience
  • Experience within the manufacturing industry is desirable
  • Recording and analyzing process data to inform decision making and recommendations.
  • Experience writing/updating SOPs/WI's - Participate effectively in writing/revising/rolling out accurate maintenance procedures, training/maintenance materials.
  • Experience in process development and/or commissioning of new plant where outcomes are less certain and there is a need for flexibility.
  • Experience Creating, Issuing & Operating with Safe Systems of work including Site Permits

Experience in continuous improvement - by actively using Lean Six Sigma methodology, Kaizen events, performing root cause analysis, using standard tools and methods to resolve issues e.g., FMEA, Fishbone diagrams, 5 why's etc. would be beneficial but not essential

If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call Arlene today on 0860651940 in complete confidence.