Mechanical Maintenance Fitter

Excellent role in a leading FMCG company based in South Tipperary for a Maintenance Fitter. The overall PURPOSE of this role requires the Maintenance Fitter to ensure the smooth running of the operations throughout the shift. Reporting to the Head of Maintenance, Responsibilities will include:-
  • Problem solving mechanical / electrical issues on the Manufacturing plant.
  • Accountable with the team for Maintenance downtime root cause analysis and problem solving on plant.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the parts system.
  • Management of PO system for the Maintenance department to include creation, approval and matching of PO’s to delivery dockets.
  • Involved in Project Management of capital & continuous improvement projects for the company in partnership with the Engineering Manager.
  • Prepare regular reports on maintenance and machine downtime.
  • Involvement in Supplier meetings
  • Plan and issue all preventive maintenance requests for the company and liaise with the Engineering Manager on the resourcing of personnel for on - going preventive maintenance duties.
  • Review weekly preventive maintenance to ensure compliance to company plan.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum 5 Years experience operating in a regulated industry/environment –qualified mechanical fitter.
  • Excellent PC Skills & ability to develop and deliver presentations at both external and internal levels
  • Demonstrated previous project management skills are essential
  • PLC knowledge an advantage

ATTRIBUTES
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Should have good verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates a logical approach to problem solving
  • Has a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Ability to mix hands on and Hands off tasks.