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About The Role


Coffey require a Water Operation and Maintenance Technician to oversee a Water treatment plan in the Sligo region with  travel within the locality and to our Athenry head office as required. The role will require a diligent candidate with a strong work ethic, capable of working on their own initiative with strong problem-solving skills. The candidate will be required to represent the company engaging stakeholders and colleagues in a professional manner at all times.

Responsibilities:
  • Process and equipment operation to ensure optimum plant performance and compliance with contractual requirements.
  • Manual plant operational duties as required, including assisting with bulk deliveries to, and removals from the plant.
  • Calibration and testing of plant equipment, alarms, and instrumentation in accordance with CMMS, Vendor recommendations, and/or contractual requirements.
  • Completion of all Planned Maintenance required in accordance with CMMS and recording completion of same with CMMS.
  • Problem solving and trouble-shooting mechanical, process and electrical problems and application of good working principles.
  • Timely response to plant/equipment failures with plant repair or replacement as appropriate and recording completion of same with CMMS.
  • Use of remote monitoring tools as appropriate to verify plant condition. Availability for response to plant failures outside normal operation hours in accordance with roster for same, and general availability to assist in remote trouble shooting where appropriate.
  • Upkeep of treatment facility buildings including cleaning.
  • Suggestions to improve plant reliability, operational efficiency in conjunction with line managers.
  • Responsibility for ensuring that all work is carried out accurately and with due diligence.
  • Ensure Health & Safety, Ethical and Quality requirements, both legislative and company specific, are fully respected and adhered to.
  • Working with operations management team to implement contract and company driven goals.

About You

Desirable Experience and Qualifications:
  • FETAC qualified or equivalent Water treatment plant operator.
  • Previous experience (2-5 years) in  water process operations would be a distinct advantage.
  • This position requires that you are flexible and available outside of the normal working week to provide/organise immediate attendance to site as required.
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work in a team and/or on own initiative.
  • Strong technical capability with attention to detail.
  • Strong Problem solving and trouble-shooting skills.
  • Good understanding of PMS and CMMS systems an advantage.
  • Effective time management and Communication skills.
  • Familiarity with standard water laboratory procedures an advantage
  • Excellent oral and written reporting skills.
  • Good understanding of quality, environmental and safety management systems.
  • Attention to detail, computer skills (Word & Excel/MS Office Suite).
  • Awareness and understanding of the regulatory aspects within the wastewater industry.
  • Must possess a full clean driver’s licence.
  • Fluent Engineer excellent written & spoken English 

About Us

Coffey is a family-owned water infrastructure and civil engineering specialist established in 1974. We are passionate about safety and have been delivering critical infrastructure projects on time and within budget for nearly 50 years. The hallmarks of our contracts are innovative solutions, engineering ingenuity, professional construction management and adherence to the highest safety and quality standards.
 

At Coffey, we value the importance of maintaining efficient recruitment process.  As part of our commitment to this, we do not accept unsolicited CVS from Recruitment Agencies.  Recruitment agencies are kindly requested not to submit CVs without prior engagement and written agreement. Any CVs received in violated of this policy will be considered the property of Coffey.

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