Toolmaker/Machine Builder

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Toolmaker/Machine Builder to join our growing business. You will be responsible for the building, debugging and testing automated machinery. You will also be installing and setting up this equipment on customer sites.

Key Responsibilities:

· Mechanically assemble, plumbing (pneumatic) and set up of automation equipment

· Delivery of projects of varying sizes

· Plan & execute project tasks, working to the overall project plan and schedule

· Organising project materials, workspace and sequence of work in the most efficient manner.

· Build equipment to meet the customers requirements

· Communicate all project risks to the project/team lead

· Participate in problem solving activities

· Comply with all relevant quality standards (Revision Control, Documentation, procedures etc.)

· Work closely with a cross functional project team

· Participate in Continuous Improvement activites

· Coaching junior members of the department

· Travel is required

· Other duties as assigned by the assembly lead


· Level 6 Craft Cert in Toolmaking or other similar craft

· 5+ years’ relevant industry experience

· Experience building and setting up automation equipment

· Experience interpreting and working to pneumatics and mechanical schematics

Key Skills & Attributes:

· Ability to work as part of a team

· Good time keeping

· Attention to details

· Good technical skills including proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint

· Customer focused

· Self-motivated

· Comfortable working to deadlines and with minimal supervision

· Trustworthy & efficient

· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

· Ability to make responsible & effective decisions

What we offer:

· Flexible working

· Working with latest technologies

· Opportunities for progression

· Diverse workforce

· A range of benefits

About Modular Automation

We are an Irish company that have devoted the past 35 years to delivering innovative custom automation, build to print and tooling solutions for the world’s most advanced manufacturers. Consecutively chosen as a Best Managed Company in Ireland by Deloitte for the past seven years, we are committed to always, always delivering the right solution.

We specialise in designing and building bespoke, reliable, complete solutions which automate highly complex production processes. Through deep client collaboration we support our customers on the automation journey as they transition to smart methods of manufacturing that ultimately drive productivity and business efficiencies.

Modular Automation is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Type: Full Time Permanent

Job Location: Shannon Co Clare

Reports to: Production Manager

Closing Date: 28th February 2023

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