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Maintenance Technician

07/12/22 Kildare Neg

Permanent full-time

We have a number of excellent opportunities for Maintenance Technicians to join a leading food manufacturer based in Kildare. 

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Technicians are responsible for responding to machine breakdowns, performing preventative maintenance on assets and maintaining the factory in good working order. 

  • Full time, permanent role
  • Shift work days, evenings & nights 12.5hr shifts
  • Attractive hourly rate, shift premium & paid overtime



  • Responsible for delivering a high-quality maintenance service to production.

  • Carry out the execution of the Preventive Maintenance and Condition Based program.

  • Provide maintenance support, entering data into CMMS system, updating equipment records,  and participating in continuous improvement follow up.

  • Having a cost control consciousness.

  • Electrical and Mechanical trouble-shooting.

  • Electro-mechanical repairs to high-speed PLC-controlled plant, handling and packaging equipment, pneumatic and hydraulic components and control systems.

  • As part of the technical Maintenance team, work with equipment suppliers on new equipment and installations and modifications.

  • Ensure all parts are ordered by the end of shift.

  • Assist with ensuring apprentices receive appropriate training relative to their trade.

  • Recording of all damage to equipment and reporting to the department.



  • Possess relevant trade qualification.

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role in a regulated manufacturing environment (Outside of apprenticeship).

  • Possess mechanical and electrical maintenance experience and/or qualifications.

  • Excellent awareness and experience in relation to Quality, Health and Safety.

  • Be familiar with planned preventative maintenance. 

  • Experienced in fault finding and problem solving.

  • Comprehensive Knowledge of high-speed mechanical systems, electrical systems, automation and PLC control systems.

  • Knowledge and experience in maintenance organisation and systems.

  • Good PC Skills required to input data onto CMMS (computerised maintenance management system). 


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Please apply by sending your CV to Lilyanna McCaul at or call 01 8788240 for more information.

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