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Senior Maintenance & Reliability Engineer

Location: Dublin South
Experience:4-5 Years
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Not Disclosed
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May be suitable for: EHS Engineer, Maintenance Engineer


Senior Maintenance & Reliability Engineer

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the Shift technical team across the Assembly Process, managing and prioritizing daily technical performance.
  • Collaborate with the Operations Engineering team to own and resolve EHS, Quality and Technical issues.
  • Manage execution of, and compliance to, a comprehensive preventative and corrective maintenance program, ensuring that documents are audit ready.
  • Work closely with the Senior Process Engineer to improve the preventative maintenance program to reduce breakdowns and improve efficiency by analysing breakdown and reliability trends across the Safety Pen Needle Process.
  • Work closely with the Senior Process Engineer and the Operations and Maintenance teams to identify and drive improvements to existing equipment and processes.
  • Manage quality CAPA and improvement projects as required.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives as appropriate – Kaizen, Lean, LDMS, Blitzes.
  • Work with direct reports to carry out risk assessments, behavioural based audits, close out near miss action items on a regular basis.
  • Work with immediate manager to review machine spares and ensure that necessary spares and stock levels are set up in stores.
  • Identify development and training needs of the Shift Technician team and coordinate with the Shift and Process Engineers to prepare and execute a comprehensive plan.
  • Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time.

Educational Requirements / Relevant Experience:
  • Degree in Engineering, ideally Electrical, Mechanical or Production Engineering.
  • Preferences will be given to candidates with Six Sigma Green or Black Belt qualifications.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role, with at least two years direct people management experience.
  • Must be able to work and communicate in a cross functional environment.
  • Experience in applying a scientific approach to problem solving, blending analytical and experimental skills to maximize productivity and yields.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Familiarity working in a regulated environment.
  • Previous experience in the use of Six Sigma statistical techniques would be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of PLCs, Vision Systems, High Speed Assembly and Packaging operation would be advantageous.

Any applicant must have a stamp 4 work permit or EU passport and fluent English to apply.

Please reach out to Niamh Hlubek on 087-1146347 or email for more information.


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