Shift Lead Engineer

Employer
Location
Cork, Tipperary, Waterford, Ireland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 18, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Ref
8163414
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Developer
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contact lens production facility. The engineering/ maintenance roles are concerned with getting high output from our automation- intensive production lines. Engineers working on four-cycle shift will lead teams of technicians to this objective in our new state-of the-art factory. The purpose if this role is to improve equipment performance and reliablity through technical knowledge and people leadership. This role will include the planning & execution of preventive and reactive maintenance programmes and the leadership of a group of technicians on shift. Technical knowledge, employee supervision, and development are key aspects of the job. Principle Responsibilities: Ensure all work is executed in line with health and safety and quality system requirements Monitor & drive improvements in the effectiveness of all maintenance activities Develop training plans for technicians. Own, monitor, report and implement improvements in equipment OEE. Set goals for the shift technician group Propose & action projects designed to improve all relevant maintenance KPI's.. Implement preventative maintenance programmes Participate in the recruitment of staff as required Work with Procurement and Logistics groups on the control of equipment spares Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or other relevant technicl equivilant. Experience:  5+ year's experience of engineering/ maintenance roles in high-volume industries with a significant technology content. 3+ year's supervisory experience. Extensive hands-on experience of preventive/ reactive maintenance, technician supervision/ interaction and high-speed automation. Knowledge of   medical device and/or pharmaceutical production preferred (cGMP / FDA regulated environment). Knowledge of automatic measurement and reporting of OEE and related production data would be advantageous. Self-directed with excellent communication skills on technical subjects.