Production Mechanical Technician

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Republic of Ireland, Dublin, Dublin West
Up to €50000 per annum + pension, healthcare, overtime
01 Sep 2021
29 Sep 2021
JN -082021-198871
Maria Franco
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Location: City West, Dublin
Contract Term: Permanent

Adecco are currently looking for a talented and motivated Mechanical Production Technician who is interested in joining a leading printing company based in City West, Dublin.

This is a permanent opportunity with the company, salary offered is €50K with an interesting benefits package.

The Production technician - mechanical will work as part of the maintenance team, reporting to the Production and Maintenance Team Leaders, on a 24/7 rolling roster shift system, to carry out mechanical and where competent electrical preventative, corrective, and breakdown maintenance on all plant and equipment. In addition, the production technician will also help clean, prepare, maintain, and operate all products and associated equipment under the direction of the duty Production Team Leader and as demanded by the production schedule to achieve optimum product and service quality as demanded by Webprint and its customers.

Specific tasks assigned to Production technician - mechanical will include execution of the daily, weekly, monthly, etc. preventative maintenance tasks, updating the preventative maintenance system (PEMAC), initiating effective repairs to restore plant function in the event of a breakdown, and liaising with other shifts, technicians, team leaders, and managers to ensure smooth operation over the continuous system. When working as part of the production team duties may include operation of the CtP (Computer to Plate) lines, preparation and loading of newsprint reels, operation of the programmed newspaper despatch lines, and operation of the mailroom lines.

Main Responsibilities:

§Adhere to all Health and Safety Policies of the Company,

§Adhere to all HR Policies and Procedures of the Company,

§ Carryout preventative & corrective maintenance tasks, either mechanical or

electrical (where qualified), and record these tasks in the preventative

maintenance system or shift e-log system.

§Prepare equipment for production e.g. Ferag, KBA (EAE), N-dev (Waste) and CTP

systems. Set up to include mechanical adjustment and control systems,

§Operate fork trucks, clamp trucks, electric pallet trucks and hand pallet


§Operate relevant computer and management reporting systems as required. Ensure

all relevant details are fully reported in as much detail as possible.

§Ensure continuity of production by effective maintenance and pre-flight checks,

§Assist in press preparation and sheeting up process,

§Ensure that work areas are kept clean and tidy e.g. wipe up any spillages and keep up to date with the daily, weekly and monthly maintenance schedules for

the equipment,

§ Work with and help design Standard Operating Procedures to ensure consistency of

quality and delivery within the manufacturing process.

§ Carryout all Mail Room preparation tasks and associated checks and be fully involved

in equipment operation using designated standard operating procedures,

Qualifications and Skills:

* Essential: Mechanical Senior trades, equivalent City &

Guilds qualification, certificate or diploma in mechanical engineering, or

other equivalent qualification. Likely to have further training and

qualifications in machining, pneumatics, hydraulics, etc.

* PC literate in the mainstream application packages, ECDL an


* Fork truck license an advantage

* Understanding of key Health and Safety responsibilities and

how these are applied to the workplace,

* Good written and verbal communication skills to deal with

customers in a professional manner.

Knowledge and Experience:

* Several years' industrial experience in the maintenance

department of a high-speed, automated production facility.

* Previous shift working experience in a high-speed manufacturing


§Demonstrated mechanical, electrical/control and pc aptitude

§ Used to work under pressure

Sounds interesting? We look forward to discussing your next career move. Apply online and a Specialist Recruiter will be making contact shortly.

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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