Maintenance Technician

  • Cork
  • Boston Scientific
Location: Cork Req Number: 581427  Contract type: Permanent At Boston Scientific, we draw the strength from the unique talents and abilities inherent in a diverse workforce and we believe that the best and most innovative products come from an inclusive workplace where varied viewpoints are welcomed and encouraged. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Talent Acquisition team for a confidential discussion. Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions. Purpose Statement Reporting to the Associate Maintenance Engineering Manager, the role of Maintenance Technician is to provide electrical and mechanical maintenance support to ensuring that equipment asset performance is maximised. A high maintenance standard is a must as is adherence to quality standards and safety. Key Responsibilities Maintain Planned Preventative Maintenance through CMMS System (BMRAM) Carry out the maintenance of production process equipment, to include planned preventative and unplanned maintenance tasks. Carry out detailed root cause analysis on breakdowns to implement corrective repairs. Review planned preventative maintenance procedures (PM’s) to improve their quality and effectiveness and manage amendments to same though the Senior Maintenance Engineer and/or CMMS admin where appropriate. Provide support to the Line support team and systems to maximise equipment uptime for the Value Streams in accordance with the requirements of the business. Assist the department in achievement of world class equipment uptime (M.T.T.R. and M.T.B.F. metrics) through the utilisation of downtime and OEE (Overall Equipment effectiveness) data. Work with Senior Maintenance Engineer and Value Streams to identify & implement projects for permanent solutions of known recurring equipment downtime issues. Promote an environment of continuous improvement and innovation in line with lean thinking and Operational Equipment Excellence. Participate and support the 5s + Safety program within the Value Streams & Equipment Management areas as appropriate. Promote and participate in the Maintenance departments Continuous Improvement Program. Reporting of work status on a timely basis to the Senior Maintenance Engineer and Value Stream team leaders as appropriate. Maintain log of activities carried out on equipment i.e. actual hours works, spare parts used, equipment downtime etc using the site Computerised Maintenance Management System (BMRAM). Ensure compliance to all aspects of the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental procedures. Ensure all activities are carried out in accordance with the GMP requirements. Qualifications & Experience A 3rd Level Qualification in Automation Systems or Mechatronics Relevant working knowledge of an FDA regulated industry and GMP requirements. Experience working in a Cleanroom environment Previous experience working with a CMMS (preferably BMRAM) in a maintenance role Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a regulated manufacturing environment. Knowledge & Experience in OEE systems/software applications Strong electrical and electronic repair and diagnostic skills Strong mechanical systems problem solving & repair skills Experience in pneumatic fault finding and repair Experience with high-speed automated manufacturing equipment Experience with maintenance of Vision inspection systems Experience in the operation & programming of Programmable Logic Controllers, Drives, HMI’s etc. Demonstrate levels of theoretical knowledge with practical application. Good teamworking & communication skills Good computer skills. About us Purpose and Passion – Comprehensive Benefits – Life-Work Integration – Career Growth At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose – improving lives through your life’s work. As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen. Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran