Production Maintenance - Supervisor, Medical Devices - Galway

  • Job Reference: NET -174583
  • Date Posted: 26 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: €1.00
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Medical Devices Company in Galway City, Ireland is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified for the following post:


Main Duties/Responsibilities:

Supervises department personnel by interviewing, hiring, training, evaluating job performance, disciplining, scheduling work and other work-related responsibilities.
Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of the repair and maintenance of production equipment.
Performs assignments and may assist in planning assignments of a non-routine nature for which operational precedents are not fully applicable.
Trains technicians on using up to date techniques to problem solve repeat equipment breakdown issues and implement solutions to prevent further issues. Develops and maintains KPI's and metrics for the department.
Ensures adequate inventory of critical spare parts for all production equipment. Responsibilities may also include maintaining spares for certain facilities equipment.
Writes reports, extracts engineering or other data from various reports and processes and presents the data.
Solicits and receives technical advice from engineers for assistance in solving complex problems.
Performs other related duties and tasks as required.


Three or more years of production equipment maintenance experience.

Demonstrated leadership competencies.

Knowledge of maintenance techniques such as Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM),

Predictive and Preventive Maintenance as well as TPM and other Lean initiatives.

Knowledge of and ability to apply principles of supervision.

Excellent analytical skills and the ability to solve moderately complex technical problems.

Demonstrated interpersonal skills and the ability to delegate work

Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database, AutoCAD, Solidworks and other applicable software programs.

Ability to work well as a team member.

Knowledge of various tooling and testing equipment.

REMUNERATION: Attractive Salary/Benefits is on offer/negotiable.

APPLICATION: Please forward CV immediately to:

For informal enquiries, please phone Christy on 087-9473404 and if outside Ireland 00353 87 9473404.