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Manufacturing Technician

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Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Larne Millbrook, GB

Company: Terumo BCT, Inc.

Manufacturing Technician  


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Terumo BCT Ltd - located in Larne - manufactures a range of sterile fluids for human and veterinary use.  A vacancy currently exists for a Manufacturing Technician





This role involves a technical and mechanical understanding of production machines/equipment on the manufacturing floor with an emphasis on productivity, quality control, planned preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance and operator mentoring

Duties will include:

  • Perform pre-run and post-run checks on machinery ensuring the machines are ready to run and set in the correct way.
  • Perform periodic quality checks and rectify issues as they arise in a precise and timely manner.
  • Keep the machines running to ensuring production is always the top priority.
  • Perform planned maintenance cycles on all machinery within the factory.
  • Liaise with machine operators, production management and engineering ensuring a constant flow of information.
  • Mentor and train machine operators ensuring our operators are trained to the best possible level.
  • Set and monitor the standards that our customers expect.
  • Improve morale through training and development.
  • Continually look for opportunities for efficiencies by driving a culture of cost-awareness & innovation.
  • Having the ability to read technical drawings and exploded diagrams.
  • Have a working knowledge of workshop equipment and safe use.
  • Be passionate about health and safety
  • Be flexible and understanding that the role will evolve as time passes.
  • Perform machine changeovers ensuring minimal downtime between product changes.
  • Be able to identify machine issues and rectify these in a precise and timely manner.

Applicants must possess:


Essential Criteria


  • Third Level Qualification in an Engineering or Manufacturing subject
  • Minimum of 5 years in a Manufacturing or Technical role
  • Excellent PC Skills
  • Experience of ensuring adherence to Health & Safety policies and procedures
  • Experience of ensuring adherence to Quality processes, policies and procedures
  • Extensive knowledge of procedures, tools, techniques, materials and/or equipment used in a manufacturing environment
  • Physically fit to carry out job and able to attend work on a regular basis


Desirable Criteria


  • Experience of leading a team in a manufacturing environment

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please apply via MySource before the closing date of 5pm on Friday 28th January 2022.



Terumo BCT Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community regardless of their gender, marital or family status, religious belief or political opinion, disability, race or ethnic origin, nationality, sexual orientation or age.


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