Equipment Technician

  • Atlantach Technical Services
  • Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 21/11/2023
Full time, Permanent Hydraulics Installation-Maint-Repair Medical Pneumatics

Job Description

Equipment Technician


About us

Atlantach Technical Services is an Engineering solutions company specialising in the project management, construction and commissioning market in Ireland and the USA. We are a trusted partner to leading blue chip companies across many sectors with project work spanning semiconductor, automotive, MedTech and Data Centre -  just some of the focus areas we work in.

Join Our team

We have a dedicated team of highly skilled technicians and engineers with a wealth of experience and a proven track record of delivering results for our ever-growing client base.

Currently, we are looking for like-minded Automation Equipment Technicians to join our maintenance team to partner with our high-profile medical device client in Co. Westmeath

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Repairing and troubleshooting electro/mechanical equipment failures.
  • Schedule and perform preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date maintenance documentation.
  • Work proactively to ensure performance targets are met.
  • Ensure that Good Manufacturing Practices & Good Documentation Practices are followed.
  • Support Engineering projects and lead actions assigned to maintenance group.



  • You have authority to stop the job if you feel there is an unsafe work practice which could result in a risk of injury, have an environmental impact or risk to equipment and other personnel.


  • Cert./Diploma/Senior Trades in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering.
  • 3- 5years experience in a similar technical role within the medical device or similar industry with an established track record.
  • Mechanical experience within an automated manufacturing environment.
  • Working knowledge of PLCs, motor drives, pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrate a high level of technical ability.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong Teamwork abilities.

At Atlantach we offer a highly competitive benefits package, including: 

  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlements. 
  • Flexible hours and remote working options; role dependant. 
  • Healthcare Insurance cover. 
  • Further education financial assistance. 
  • Access to a personal financial advisor. 
  • Bike to work scheme. 
  • Employee engagement and company-wide events. 

Atlantach Technical Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer

KEY Competencies

Electro-Mechanical, Equipment, Troubleshooting, Repairing, Maintenance