Job Ref: 2657 Recruiter: Tom Doyle
Country: Ireland Location: Dublin
Job Category: Process, Pharma Life Science, Salary Range: €Negotiable

Job Description

Reliability Technician s – Mechanical Fitter s – Electrician s

kppm are looking to recruit: Trades people / Maintenance Technicians for the role of Reliability Technician for a Pharmaceutical Manufacturing client in South West Dublin to work with their process engineering team who are responsible for process improvements by minimising waste and variation in their processes in order to improve efficiency, reduce cost and maximise profitability  within the filling  and packaging business unit function.

Suitable candidates will be experienced craftsperson’s from either a Mechanical / Fitter or Electrical / Electrician  background and have a minimum of 4+ years experience on  filling packaging lines  or similar preferably in tube manufacturing and pharmaceutical industry.

You will also have:

strong communication skills and the proven ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions.

Proficiency in Microsoft tools including: excel, & word.

You will be an analytical thinker with good interpersonal skills and have the ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.

Experience in the use of equipment risk assessments.


Implement mechanical / electronic improvements on the filling and packaging lines.

Assist in process mapping and risk assessing of equipment and processes.

Improve equipment availability % by understanding failure modes of the equipment and putting strong corrective and preventative measures in place to ensure the failures are eliminated / minimised.

Assist in the technical writing of SOPs and Work Instructions to ensure the correct processes are in place and followed.

Assist with the creation of training packages on the use and maintenance of equipment.

To work closely with the equipment manufacturers to ensure the correct procedures are in place for the lifecycle of the equipment.

Assist with equipment purchasing through the use of equipment commissioning processes.

Partake in technical and feasibility studies.

To think both creatively and logically to resolve process problems using Lean Six Sigma methodologies.

To liaise with cross functional groups to improve processes, equipment usage in order to improve overall OEE

For further information or to apply:
Please contact: Tom Doyle at kppm in Dublin, Phone: 086 8205038 or Email

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