Fitter - Kilkenny - Hartley People

Fitter – Kilkenny

Co. Kilkenny
  • Negotiable
  • Full Time
  • Co. Kilkenny

Hartley People are recruiting a Fitter for a well-known, growing company in Co. Kilkenny

 Main Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide mechanical maintenance support to the operation of the manufacturing process and utility systems
  • To maintain a high standard of cleanliness, hygiene and GMP during maintenance work, including maintaining the workshops and engineering storage areas in an organized and tidy condition at all times and ensures the correct storage of tools and parts
  • Carry out scheduled service on plant equipment
  • Carry out mechanical service and mechanical installation and projects
  • Responsible for adhering to Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions
  • Responsible for the installation of plant equipment and machinery on site and carrying out diagnostics and repair of malfunctioning equipment following schematic drawings and procedures in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure that equipment is maintained to produce at optimum efficiency
  • Carry out all planned and unplanned maintenance in a timely manner reducing impact on production levels
  • Carry out changeover activities at the performance level expected to ensure smooth transition between different product types
  • Engage with the maintenance team and production management to identify performance /OEE issues and resolve according to priority list set by the Maintenance Manager and Production Management
  • Ensure all required paperwork and checks are completed correctly and on time
  • Work with the wider maintenance team (fitters and other electrical and technical staff) to ensure a culture of manufacturing excellence is fostered on site.

Qualifications/Experience:

Trades qualification.
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a related field.
PLC troubleshooting experience is an essential requirement.
Experience of automation is essential.
Pneumatic Troubleshooting experience is essential
Animal feed production equipment experience would also be an advantage

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For immediate consideration please email your CV in word format to lauren@hartleypeople.com in response to this job posting.

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