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Amgen Senior Maintenance Technician - Inspection (Fixed Term Contract) in Dublin, Ireland

Role: Senior Maintenance Technician – Inspection - (Fixed Term Contract)

Primary Responsibilities:

Equipment Maintenance

  • Independently execute advanced maintenance activities on mechanical equipment in accordance with established guidelines and operating procedures.

  • Perform advanced maintenance and troubleshooting in support of Amgen production facilities while assuring minimal impact to all facility and plant operations while in compliance with good maintenance practices, SOP’s and GMP requirements.

  • Work independently and as part of a team and ability to take responsibility and self-motivated for personal training metrics, work completion and handover.

  • Demonstrated ability to participate in cross-functional teams to investigate non-conformances, deviations, and troubleshoot issues to establish root causes and corrective actions.

Projects and Continuous Improvement

  • Support project start-up of new inspection equipment.

  • Support process/system Root Cause Analysis investigations.

  • Assist with the development, execution, and support of CQV process.

  • Identify and implement improvement ideas to enhance equipment operation, reliability and efficiency of maintenance programs.

GMP and Compliance

  • Perform various housekeeping duties, clean work areas and equipment post work and follow clean as you go methodology in all works undertaken.

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain training status in compliance with key metrics.

  • Ensure work is undertaken in a safe, compliant manner in accordance with legislative, site and corporate procedures.


  • Ensure that maintenance documentation is completed accurately and in accordance with applicable procedures.

  • Develop, revise & review related technical documents (Maintenance SOP’s, Job Plans, HECP’s etc.).

  • Familiarity with CMMS system, Electronic Batch Records and electronic logs.

Primary Knowledge and Education

  • Recognised apprenticeship in an electrical / mechanical craft

  • Leaving Certificate (minimum five passes including English and Maths.)

  • Ability to read and understand mechanical drawings and P&ID’s

Preferred Qualifications

  • Combined education, training and experience in mechanical / electrical maintenance, experience in a regulated manufacturing environment is an advantage.

  • Any relevant experience in an automated inspection and packaging environment would also be an advantage.

  • Knowledge of pneumatic, mechanical, hydraulic systems and ability to effectively perform associated maintenance activities.

  • Knowledge and experience of working with electrical panels.

  • Experience executing and documenting maintenance work in a computerised maintenance management system.

  • Ability to interpret P&ID's and identify hazards for LOTO purposes.

  • Ability to work with minimum direction, identify issues and communicate status of tasks in a timely manner.