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Automation Technician

Req ID: J2343093-IL

  • Location
    Waterford, Waterford, Ireland
  • Category Manufacturing
  • Posted Monday, November 14, 2022
  • Type Full time
  • Job Type Permanent Employee

At Jabil we strive to make ANYTHING POSSIBLE and EVERYTHING BETTER. With over 260,000 diverse, talented and dedicated employees across 100 locations in 30 countries, our vision is to be the most technologically advanced and trusted manufacturing solutions provider. We combine an unmatched breadth and depth of end-market experience, technical and design capabilities, manufacturing know-how, supply chain insights and global product management expertise to enable success for the world’s leading brands. We are driven by a common purpose to make a positive impact for each other, our communities, and the environment.

Job Description

Working Back end days shift Thursday,Friday, Saturday and every second Sunday.

Key Responsibilities and End Results:

· To maintain automation equipment in excellent condition ensuring consistent quality, output and yield.

· Follow systematic root cause problem solving and troubleshooting to resolve issues.

· Carry out preventative and corrective maintenance, completing all associated paperwork and records.

· Lead and implement process improvements to achieve more efficient operations, while adhering to

change management and cGMP requirements.

· Assist with the commissioning of new equipment / projects.

· Order and maintain appropriate stock of spare parts.

· Cross Train technicians as required.

· Flexible to travel to support new equipment buy-offs / training.

· Support all company safety and quality programs and initiatives.

· Ensure ongoing compliance with GMP in all practices, recording of events and processes.

· Ensure compliance with all learnings from all GMP training events.

· Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the

company and the requirements of the department/position.


· Systematic & structured troubleshooting / problem solving skills.

· Ability to provide innovative solutions to complex technical problems.

· Adherence to change management procedures and cGMP requirements.

· Good written and oral communication skills.

· Ability to work well in a team environment.

· High level of safe working practices and awareness.

· Computer literate with MS Office skills.

Jabil, including its subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

BE AWARE OF FRAUD: When applying for a job at Jabil you will be contacted via correspondence through our official job portal with a e-mail address; direct phone call from a member of the Jabil team; or direct e-mail with a e-mail address. Jabil does not request payments for interviews or at any other point during the hiring process. Jabil will not ask for your personal identifying information such as a social security number, birth certificate, financial institution, driver’s license number or passport information over the phone or via e-mail. If you believe you are a victim of identity theft, contact your local police department. Any scam job listings should be reported to whatever website it was posted in.

Accessibility Accommodation

If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access site as a result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to with the nature of your request and contact information. Please do not direct any other general employment related questions to this e-mail. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.

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