Salessense Maintenance Fitter/tool making-Evening Shift in Galway, Ireland

  • Duties to include; preventative maintenance, fabrication and repair on machines and equipment; as well as responding to emergency machine break downs throughout the plant; Involvement with new design, installation and movements of existing machines; Overhaul repair and modification of machines and equipment. Ensuring machines and equipment on site are safe, working efficiently and fit for purpose.

Qualification in tool making or fitting. 

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role. 

Good organizational skills. 

Self-motivated individual with good troubleshooting skills. 

Able to communicate, both in writing and verbally, with internal and external people. 

Computer literate including Email and Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, Access, Power point 

Fork truck and hoist operation certs and experience an advantage.

  • Ensure all machines are safe and fit for purpose 

  • Actively practice and promote safe working practices 

  • Fault finding, testing, and the repair or adjustment of existing fittings, fixtures and parts 

  • Where a detailed specification is not provided, work in consultation with stake holders to develop and implement the most effective solution. 

  • Undertake repairs and servicing to the highest standard in accordance with work requests and predetermined specifications 

  • Overhaul, upkeep and repair of all plant machines including; Heading and forming equipment, Multi spindle turning machines, Heat treatment furnace lines and associated support equipment, Plating line, Automatic inspection equipment AND Packaging equipment 

  • Installation of new machines and equipment 

  • Design, promote and carry out Preventative Maintenance 

  • Review and advise on engineering requirements and drawings 

  • Supporting production in process improvements 

  • Support purchasing on a technical level with vendors 

  • Work with and coordinate contractors 

  • Effective communication – keeping management and relevant parties aware and seeking advice and assistance when required. 

  • Any other duty as may be required commensurate with the grading of the post and the skill of the post holder. 

  • Documentation/ recording of work carried out

ID: 2018-1584

External Company Name: Salessense

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Street: Unit 103A-104A