Maintenance Electrician/Technician - Co Monaghan

Ref: 306 Date Posted: Wednesday 20 Oct 2021
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Job Title:              Maintenance Electrician/Technician


Role Overview

Maintenance Electrician/Technician required for the maintenance of all Packhouse equipment including line support maintenance within a high volume production environment, with main duties as follows:


  • Maintain health, safety and hygiene standards as a number one priority in accordance with company rules and regulations
  • Electrical and mechanical trouble-shooting and repairs to high-speed, PLC-controlled plant, including slicing, filling, packaging equipment, pneumatic and hydraulic control systems
  • Monitor line and machine performance. Work off your own initiative when a fault is detected and decide on action, based on your best judgment on whether to effect immediate repair or not
  • Ensure that all equipment preventative maintenance is carried out both efficiently and safely
  • Maintain accurate, up-to-date maintenance documentation, following good documentation practices and keep maintenance management updated on maintenance progress on site
  • To keep clean any areas in which you are working, including any transit areas to and from the workshop, including the workshop and stores
  • Update the maintenance management system (CMMS), records of all changes, stores transactions made and work carried out
  • Support the production team in achieving targets
  • To oversee and assist if required, with any third party contractors in carrying out their duties on our site as and when required
  • Being part of a callout service at weekends, if required, and form part of a rotating shift pattern
  • Co-operate and participate fully in training and development in cross-skilling and other job related competencies

Competencies to perform the role

  • Excellent knowledge of electrical and electro-mechanical systems
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a team
  • Good communication skills verbal and written with particular emphasis towards English
  • A high level of technical ability
  • Computer literacy including knowledge of basic Microsoft packages
  • Works well in a fast paced environment
  • Flexibility in relation to working hours


Education / Work Experience:

  • Trades Qualified Electrical with strong mechanical knowledge
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience within a maintenance environment, ideally food
  • Working knowledge of packaging machines
  • Full driving licence

If you are interested in the above role, please upload your CV to web page quoting reference KR/387 or send your CV to

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