At Cardinal Health, we aim to be a trusted partner, offering a broad range of innovative solutions that help our customers provide cost-efficient, more effective healthcare. Join our team of 50,000 humble partners striving each day to make healthcare more efficient, providers more effective, and patients as healthy as possible.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and confident Electrician to join our team in Tullamore Co. Offaly on the evening shift (4.00 pm to 12.00 am). Working with the technical team, the Electrician will provide necessary manufacturing support, both day to day and project related.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Maintaining a wide range of equipment including form fill & seal packaging, on-line printers, semi-automated assembly equipment, high frequency welding, sterilisation, extrusion and injection moulding
Liaise with engineering department on special projects, such as energy saving projects, maintenance excellence, automation and new equipment introduction
Conducting and documenting preventative, corrective, predictive and emergency maintenance tasks through Maximo (CMMS)
Provide problem-solving skills to equipment troubleshooting and process improvements
Basic understanding of process validation, key process parameters and impact to patient safety and product quality
Adhering to company health and safety guidelines
Qualifications & Experience
The successful candidate will ideally be a qualified Electrician (although candidates with other technical qualifications and relevant work experience may also qualify)
Preferred five years relevant work experience in a manufacturing environment, engineering experience in a production or manufacturing role
Strong technical ability and excellent electrical competency
Technical knowledge of automated systems (Pneumatic, Electro-pneumatic, Robotic)
Strong competency in programming and troubleshooting computerised control systems (e.g. PLCs)
Strong working knowledge of servo / stepper motors and drives / instrumentation & controls
Inherent ability to comprehend electrical circuit diagrams and drawings
Very competent understanding of computers and associated software, e.g. MS Office
Ability to work to tight schedules and achieve targets
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.