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Industrial Automation Maintenance Technician – Leitrim - 4281

Location: Leitrim
Salary: €36,000 - €44,000 DOE + shift premium
Position: Full Time

Are you interested in working for a global company leading the way in controlled motion actuators? From early sketches to global mass production, our client designs and manufactures next-level actuators for controlled motion. They are now looking for a Maintenance Technician with a background in electrical engineering, mechatronics, automation maintenance or electrical/mechanical engineering.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this process-focused role requires the Maintenance Technician to support automated production in a fast-paced environment.

The position is based in the scenic county Leitrim, just minutes from Donegal and Sligo with excellent schools and colleges nearby.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Build upon and improve existing process design to optimize process
  • Drive yield improvement through effective planned maintenance and fast response to repair issue
  • Provide input on equipment installation, total preventative maintenance, electrical maintenance
  • Calibration of Equipment
  • Using PLC programme to diagnose technical faults and problem resolution

Skills and Experience

Role-based competencies

  • Diploma in Industrial Automation, Mechanical/Electronic Engineering, or equivalent trade qualification an advantage
  • Should have at least 2 years high volume manufacturing experience, with a working knowledge of special purpose equipment and pick and place systems
  • Working knowledge of PLCs, pneumatic systems and actuators, AC & DC motors and controllers
  • Must be available to work shift

Personal competencies

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team, work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Demonstrate a logical approach to problem solving
  • Must be computer literate


  • Sponsorship available to the right candiate
  • 4-Cycle role
  • Salary €36,000 – €44,000 DOE plus shift premium
  • 27 days holidays
  • Pension and Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan

If you are interested or you would like to hear more information on this role, email Marc [email protected], or phone 083 089 3989 or apply through our link.

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