Due to continued expansion, Colm Burns Commercials are looking to recruit a Service Advisor.

 

Responsibilities

  • Answer incoming calls and schedule service appointments
  • Meet and greet customers and liaise with them during repair
  • Document and invoice repairs
  • Ensuring job cards are properly completed
  • Balancing technicians’ daily hours and ensuring proper daily clocking
  • Liaising with stores staff in relation to all parts issues
  • Dealing with our warranty partners on a daily basis

Requirements

  • Friendly personality with strong interpersonal skills
  • Technical experience in the motor industry
  • Good organisational skills
  • Strong computer literacy skills
  • Good time management

JWR Employment Specialists are recruiting Process Assurance Operators to join a market leader in Industrial Precision Solutions and Advanced Technology, based in Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

Assemble, inspect, test and operate equipment to manufacture products which conform to customer’s requirements as specified in the client’s Medical quality system.

THE ROLE:

  • Set up and operate production equipment, inspection, test equipment  and manual operations as per relevant SOP’s to produce products, which meet the requirements of end users, customers, regulatory authorities and the company.
  • Inspect and test products and check statistical process control (SPC) outputs to ensure products are manufactured in conformance with the customer’s requirements and the Medical quality system.
  • Label and pack product to customer/ Medical specification.
  • Maintain a culture of continuous improvement within the department.
  • Maintain work areas, equipment and supplies in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Medical quality system, paying particular attention to the required standards of housekeeping, GMP and safety.
  • Maintain product, packaging, raw material and component accountability and traceability, labelling, product and workstation identification, counts and weights in a manner which conforms to the requirements of the Medical quality system.
  • Complete all production documentation as per Medical quality system.
  • Actively participate in work centre improvement groups, to improve quality, reduce costs, eliminate waste and improve working methods, conditions and communications.
  • Ensure work order packages are completed in a timely and accurate manner as specified in the Medical quality system.
  • Allocate and issue documentation to the work order package as per relevant Medical procedures.
  • Complete and review documentation and confirm material usage as per Medical quality system.
  • Adhere to safety as per Medical safety procedures and the safety statement.
  • Accurately completed timesheets.

YOUR PROFILE:

  • Operators should have attained pass Leaving Certificate standard.
  • Medical device/pharmaceutical and/or diagnostics manufacturing experience would be very beneficial.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of Medical production and quality system requirements.

JWR Employment Specialists are delighted to be recruiting a Finance Assistant. This role will be based in Sligo.

The role will entail dealing with all aspects of accounts from accounts payable/receivable invoicing to reporting to the parent group.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an existing Finance Assistant/Part-Qualified Accountant as the role offers excellent exposure across the business. Ideally you will be a qualified Accounting Technician or a Part-Qualified Accountant and have previously worked in a similar role.  Reporting directly to the Finance Manager, you will be given the necessary training and development opportunities to grow and develop your career within the business.

Hours of work: (Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00)

 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accounts Payable – processing invoices, preparation and posting of payments, reconciling supplier accounts and liaising with suppliers in relation to any queries
  • Accounts Receivable – preparing invoices, reconciling customer accounts, issuing statements and liaising with customers
  • Preparation of bank reconciliations
  • Analysis, Costing and Review of monthly stock counts
  • Preparation of VAT, Intrastat and VIES returns
  • Monthly accounts preparation and general ledger management
  • Assist with the annual budget
  • Assist with annual external audit and audit queries
  • Prepare and submit various reports to the parent company
  • Provide support and assistance to the finance manager as required
  • Any ad hoc reports and general admin duties

Person Specification:

  • Qualified Accounting Technician or a Part-Qualified Accountant
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working in a similar role
  • Strong IT skills and proficient across the MS Office suite particularly in Excel
  • Have an ability to multitask and prioritise workload with attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • A team player who will work closely with all departments in the company
  • Willing to take initiative and contribute to the efficiency of the department
  • Knowledge of Pegasus desirable but not essential

JWR Employment Specialists are delighted to be recruiting a Quality Engineer, to work with one of our client’s in Sligo. This permanent position will be located in Sligo.

Our client has been operating in Sligo since 2000. The company provides expertise in high volume production of high precision technical moulded products. Their success is based upon creating high value return for their customers, through the generation of innovative, technically advanced solutions. The continued strength of their business requires a 7-day week operation. New growth projects have created the opportunity to invite applications for this position to further strengthen their team.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position is to implement and maintain Quality system requirements, manage functions within the Quality Department and provide Quality Engineering support to ensure that product conform to requirements.  Responsible for day-to-day quality issues affecting the customer and internal metrics. This position plans and directs activities concerned with development, application, and maintenance of quality standards for both products and processes. Develops and maintains standards and methods for inspection, testing, and evaluation. Implement projects and related tasks to meet continuous improvement objectives.  Ensure that product data records conform to quality and business requirements.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Maintain relevant Quality accreditation (currently ISO 9001).
  • Ensure plant adherence to and improvement of Quality system requirements and procedures.
  • Conduct internal and external audits.
  • Liaise with supplier and customers on the day-to-day quality issues and provide timely claim responses.
  • Lead and participate in problem solving teams.
  • Assist in the completion of corrective action & risk assessment reports in conjunction with the senior management and other relevant personnel in a timely manner.
  • Lead and participate in the Continuous Improvement Programme with clear and measurable objectives. Support Lean Sigma role-out within the plant.
  • Measure and analyse processes, parts, trends, and performance to reduce potential issues and complete root cause analysis.
  • Prioritise the work involved to give the best return based on company targets.
  • Maintain the Calibration & Document Control systems.
  • Ensure quality requirements are established on New Product Introductions.
  • Manage the Quarantine Area with timely dispositions and ensure these dispositions are carried out.
  • Assist in the technical training of the personnel where appropriate.
  • Promoting a teamwork culture within the facility.
  • Ensure all relevant documentation is filled out as per company procedures.
  • Maintain and promote high standards in health and safety and housekeeping.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Engineering Degree /Diploma or Equivalent: Polymers or related discipline.
    Good working knowledge of Quality System Requirements within a high-volume manufacturing environment (preferably in a quality related role).
  • Knowledgeable in Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma and/or other statistical process improvement techniques.
  • Possess a good understanding and application of, quality PSW/PPAP/APQP, lean principles and problem-solving techniques.
  • Computer literate e.g., MS Project, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrate a track record of supporting improvement projects by providing creative approach to problem solving.
  • Knowledge of the injection moulding process.

The successful candidate should possess the following character traits:

  • Numerate and possessing excellent analytical abilities.
  • A highly confident team player.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with people and situations at all level.
  • Good communication, influencing and presentation skills.
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic, energetic individual with a goal focused attitude.
  • Strong planning / organisational skills.
  • Able to take responsibility and work on own initiative.
  • A proven ability to train and develop a teamwork culture.
  • An innovative approach to problem solving.

HOURS OF WORK:

Monday to Friday 07:45am to 16:45pm
Pay will be commensurate with industry standards for the role and experience of the successful candidate.  Additional benefits include performance and attendance bonus, pension, flexible holidays, subsidised Gym and Swimming Club Membership.

Due to continued expansion, Colm Burns Commercials are looking to recruit a Motor Technician to join our Service Department.

Responsibilities

  • Carrying out vehicle diagnosis, service and maintenance in line with manufacturers standards
  • To carry out road testing and quality control inspections as required
  • Performing work as outlined on the job card with efficiency and accuracy
  • Communicate with the parts department
  • Maintaining a clean and neat workspace and adhering to all company policies, procedures, and safety standards
  • Attend professional training when requested

Requirements

  • Qualified Motor Mechanic/Technician
  • Experience working with commercial vehicles is an advantage
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to use own initiative and display flexibility/adaptability
  • Desire to up skill

The Role

The Electrical Engineer will join a team of highly skilled equipment development engineers, in a collaborative and flexible environment. This is an exciting opportunity to advance your career in the electrical design of bespoke automated machinery. You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, vision systems, control systems, sensors etc. You will be assigned a mentor to guide you through the learning process of selection and integration of these technologies, together with full electrical design of machine control systems, using state of the art Electrical Design CAD software. We invest in your training and development and provide the support and experience you need to help you fulfil your potential. The role contributes significantly to the continued success of Ward Automation.

Responsibilities:

Design of mains & low voltage electrical schematics for custom automated equipment
Design of panel layout drawings and machine field wiring architecture
Design of machine safety circuits including Sistema calculations
Design of fieldbus networks
Selection of appropriate electrical components
Working with design team to develop optimised design solutions
Research and co-ordinate the introduction and implementation of new control technologies
Liaise and communicate with internal and external stakeholders
Assist engineering build team to debug electrical issues.
Responsible for ensuring project cost, quality and schedule objectives are achieved
Key Skills:

Design of electrical control systems using electrical CAD software.  Eplan experience is a distinct advantage.
Familiarity with automated machine components including PLC’s, drives, servo/AC/DC motors, industrial sensors and pneumatics.
Proficient in the use of software such as Eplan, Autocad and Microsoft office.
Design of pneumatic schematics.
Ability to understanding controls and functionality of each machine feature
Design of pneumatic schematics
Ability to prioritise tasks appropriately and manage time effectively
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

Qualified to Degree L7/L8 in an Electrical Discipline

1 to 4 years experience in electrical design, wiring and troubleshooting of automated equipment.

Strong technical aptitude and passion for working in technical design role

Apply by email to: careers@wardautomation.ie

 

The Role

The Robotics Engineer is a highly technical role that is crucial to the success of producing the company’s high-quality automation equipment for use in the Medical Device and Pharma industries. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Robotics Engineer to work as part of the engineering project team. You will have the opportunity of developing leading-edge robotics applications that integrate with our complex automation equipment and will have exposure to other technologies such as vision and controls systems. The role contributes significantly to the continued success of Ward Automation.

Responsibilities

Responsible for developing robotics applications including proof of principle through to the final solution
Liaising with the design team in specifying system requirements
Perform all robotic software programming activities
Research and coordinate the introduction and implementation of new robotics technologies
Manages the robotics portions of projects as part of the larger schedule ensuring that timelines and targets are achieved
Provide training to team members and customers
Give detailed input for all robotics related documentation (FDS,IQ,OQ)
Execute the robotics validation portions of protocols
Work with the engineering team during machine debug and troubleshooting
Communicate effectively with other project team members
Key Skills

Experience working on industrial robotics systems such as ABB, Fanuc, Epson, Kuka, Mitsubishi, Staubli etc.
Previous experience at performing joint calibration/mastering on industrial robots.
Proficient at writing homing sequences for 6-axes industrial robots.
Intricate knowledge of robot singularities, and prevention methods.
Experience working on robot simulation software and optimising cell layouts.
Has previously integrated robotic systems with PLC’s.
Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively
Ability to work as part of a team
Excellent communication skills
Preferred

Proficient at developing VAL 3 programs.
Previous experience configuring robot cell safety options (Staubli SafeCell, Fanuc DCS, etc.)
Proficient at implementing different methods for homing on both 6-axes and SCARA robots.
Understanding of program recovery methods after controller shut-down.
Experience with vision guided robotics applications.
Experience with palletising applications.
Experience with conveyor tracking systems.
Experience programming in high level languages (C++, C#, Java, Python, etc.)
Ability to debug robot related electrical and pneumatic issues.
Requirements

2/3 years minimum in industrial robotics programming
Qualification to level 8 in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, or Technology discipline
An attractive salary and remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidates.

Email covering letter with CV to careers@wardautomation.ie.

The Role

The Graduate Equipment Design Engineer will join a team of highly skilled design engineers. This is an exciting opportunity for a graduate engineer to develop innovative skills in all aspects of machine design.  You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, vision systems, drives, controls systems etc. You will be assigned a mentor to guide you through the learning process of such technologies. We invest in your training and development and provide the support and experience you need to help you fulfil your potential.

Responsibilities

Responsible for the mechanical design of complex automation equipment.
Presentations to customers and management of machine designs.
Research and co-ordinate the introduction and implementation of new technologies.
Provide support to the machine build team during build and debug of the machines.
Liaise and communicate with the different project team members.
Responsible for ensuring that timelines and targets are achieved.
Key Skills that will be learned

3D CAD modelling of machines in Solidworks.
Create innovative concept proposals to challenging tasks.
Design mechanisms including the integration of technologies that perform reliably.
Size mechanical systems to meet the demands of the equipment life cycle.
To have a clear understanding of CE and safety requirements.
Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively.
Excellent communication skills.
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

Qualification to level 7 or 8 in Mechanical Engineering, Tool Design or equivalent.
Passion and commitment for working with leading edge automation technologies.

The Role

Machine build is a highly technical craft role that is crucial to the success of producing the company’s high quality automation equipment for use in the Medical Device and Pharma industries. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced equipment technician to work as part of the engineering project team. You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, vision systems, drives, controls systems etc. It’s a hands on role that involves the mechanical and electrical assembly and debug of complex machines. The role contributes significantly to the continued success of Ward Automation.

Responsibilities

  • Working from the design drawings to perform the mechanical and electrical assembly of bespoke machines
  • Mechanical, electrical and pneumatic debug of machines
  • Liaise and communicate with the different project team members
  • Responsible for the quality of the build
  • Responsible for ensuring that machine build timelines and targets are achieved

Key Skills

  • Ability to interpret electrical, mechanical and pneumatic drawings
  • Capable of clearly understanding the functionality of the equipment being built
  • Ability to troubleshoot and develop creative solutions both mechanically and electrically
  • A high degree of craft skill with the ability to setup machines to fine tolerances to produce the desired results
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills in MS office, experience with mechanical and electrical CAD software is an advantage

Experience/Qualifications

  • Qualified Electrician or Fitter or Level 7 in a relevant engineering discipline
  • Three years’ experience in a similar role

Apply by email to: careers@wardautomation.ie

The Role

The Equipment Design Engineer is a highly technical role that is crucial to the success of producing the company’s high quality automation equipment for use in the Medical Device and Pharma industries. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Design Engineer to work as part of the engineering project team. You will have the opportunity of working with leading edge automation technologies such as robotics, vision systems, drives, controls systems etc. The role contributes significantly to the continued success of Ward Automation.

Responsibilities

Responsible for the mechanical design of complex automation equipment
Presentations to customers and management of machine designs
Research and co-ordinate the introduction and implementation of new technologies
Provide support to the machine build team during build and debug of the machines.
Liaise and communicate with the different project team member
Responsible for ensuring that timelines and targets are achieved
Key Skills

Strong experience in 3D CAD modelling (Solidworks preferred)
Capability to create innovative concept proposals to challenging tasks
Track record in designing mechanisms including the integration of technologies that perform reliably
Ability to size mechanical systems to meet the demands of the equipment life cycle
Have a clear understanding of CE and safety requirements
Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively
Excellent communication skills
Experience/Qualifications

Applicants should have at least 3 years design experience

Qualification to level 7 or 8 in Mechanical Engineering, Tool Design or equivalent

Apply by email to: careers@wardautomation.ie