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Maintenance Technician (12 months) – Tipperary South

Maintenance Technician (12 months initially)

Optimize Recruitment are proud to be engaging with a global pharmaceutical client in Tipperary to recruit a Maintenance Technician on an initial contract basis. This role joins a team of technicians and will work days and evenings, alternating every week.

€45-48K + Shift on offer for the right candidate with a competitive benefits package.


  • Proactively maintain process, utility and facility equipment in accordance with cGMP regulations, applicable safety considerations, Standard Operating Procedures, best maintenance practices and the reliability agenda.
  • Interact with all process partners to continuously improve operations by recognising and correcting the causes of less-than-optimal equipment, facility and team performance.
  • Manage external vendor support to complete required services in a GMP compliant manner.
  • Perform problem solving including root cause analysis as required.
  • Ensure Electrical, Process and Utility Systems are maintained in a controlled state thus ensuring compliance with all procedures and regulations and reliability initiatives.
  • Maintain a safe working environment by continuously promoting safety awareness, recognising, and rectifying unsafe conditions and performing thorough investigations when accidents occur.
  • Record all maintenance work performed on the site CMMS system.
  • Maintain documentation and management and control systems in compliance with cGMP regulations and training instructions.
  • Where required complete and record calibrations activities completed on site and report any defects detected.
  • Use of permit to work system or other safety systems to control engineering activities.


  • A relevant third level qualification in Engineering or time-served apprenticeship with 3+ years’ experience in a GMP environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Preventative and corrective maintenance experience within GMP

For more information and to discuss similar opportunities, please contact Keelin in the strictest of confidence on 083 373 9075 / keelin@optimizerecruitment.ie
Please note your CV will never be released without your expressed permission.
JOB REF: KB-22303

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