We are seeking to support the development of our plant in Greystones - Ireland with the appointment of a :
Maintenance Technician (F / M)
Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Maintenance Technician will be responsible for the tasks listed (non-exhaustive list) below :
Must be able to work safely and consider the safety of others in the workplace at all times
Perform routine and emergency mechanical, hydraulic / pneumatic and electrical maintenance (+ preventative maintenance inspections)
Troubleshoot all plant equipment and prescribe required maintenance to assure satisfactory operation with minimum downtime
Work from drawings, prints, diagrams and manufacturers' printed instructions to trouble shoot and locate mechanical, hydraulic and electrical problems in functional and control systems such as PLC
Repair and rebuild robotics and other automated equipment
Fabricate new equipment or supplemental pieces when needed by using tooling machines
Perform injection unit and clamp-end calibrations using prescribed equipment
Where applicable train and supervise other maintenance personnel
Add options to production equipment in order to enhance capability. Installation of new equipment and electrical service
Perform facility maintenance as required to ensure that all building systems are maintained. Maintain service records for all major equipment.
Creation of PM plans for plant and equipment
Responsible for recordkeeping related to PM schedule and work orders
Observe all safety requirements and maintain work area
Minimum certification level in engineering / automation or mechanical fitter qualification.
Knowledge of injection molding processes
PLC and robotic programming and have a good knowledge of auxiliary equipment involved in injection molding.
Must understand hydraulic circuits as applied to injection molding machines.
Maintenance of records and reporting
General knowledge of plastic materials and processes, mold design and operation.
Strong mechanical skills required.
Initiative and ability to work with limited supervision