Shift Technician - Westmeath

  • Force Recruitment & Outsourcing
  • Westmeath, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 02/05/2024
Permanent Electrician Fitter Manufacturing

Job Description

Shift Technician (Electrical, Mechanical or Automation) Westmeath - Permanent


Providing technical support to ensure efficient running of production on a 24/7 shift.


·        Providing technical assistance to ensure smooth production under the supervision of the supervisor during shifts.

·        Troubleshooting electrical, mechanical, and material handling systems for machines.

·        Repairing auxiliary equipment like grinders, conveyors, and finishing cells when necessary.

·        Conducting preventative maintenance on manufacturing equipment and making adjustments to process to optimize production.

·        Recording and reporting downtime and quality issues.

·        Assisting in product, process, and equipment analysis and improvement projects.

·        Collaborating within a team to address ongoing issues and spearhead enhancements in design, layout, and operational efficiency.

·        Reduction in machine downtime percentage resulting from troubleshooting and preventative maintenance efforts.

·        Successful implementation of process improvement projects leading to heightened efficiency and decreased downtime.



·        Level 6 trade in Electrical, Automation or mechanical / maintenance fitter ideally

·        Experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment is an advantage

·        Full training provided

KEY Competencies

Electrical / mechanical / maintenance fitter /automation