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Maintenance Technician


Leixlip, County Kildare,



  • Competitive salary and shift allowance
  • Overtime
  • Parking
  • Canteen
  • Paid Holidays
  • Reward and recognition programme
  • Employee Events

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Maintenance Technician


Westerwood Global is currently recruiting Maintenance Technicians based on our clients site in the Leixlip area.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years hands on maintenance experience in a Semiconductor manufacturing or similar high volume manufacturing environment. Fault finding and diagnosis principles are key with the ability to work alone or as part of a team.

Westerwood Global (WG) a leading provider of manufacturing and technical support services exclusive to the semiconductor industry. At Westerwood Global, we work with our customers to provide “Whole Fab” support.

Westerwood Global is a dynamic and growing company. We pride ourselves on offering industry leading, project & permanent, employment opportunities. Our employees are at the core of our service offering and their professional development is a vital aspect of the WG culture.



  • Scheduled preventative and un-scheduled corrective maintenance of Semiconductor manufacturing equipment.
  • Ability to work on electrical and mechanical sub-assemblies and systems.
  • Accurate reporting of failure mechanisms of equipment and systems whilst following detailed work based instructions and procedures.
  • Working in a cleanroom environment and must be comfortable wearing PPE.


  • A technical qualification (NFQ Level 6 or higher) or equivalent, plus a minimum of 2 years as an equipment maintenance technician performing scheduled PMs and repairs.
  • Ability to perform highly diversified duties to maintain production machines and equipment.
  • Ability to use a variety of hand tools, power tools, electric meters in performing duties.
  • Experience in mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair highly desirable.
  • 100% compliance with all safety and protocol specs and regulations.
  • 100% adherence to maintenance specifications and best practices.
  • All client tracking systems to be maintained accurately at all times.
  • Must be able to read and interpret technical manuals and documents.
  • Knowledge of root cause analysis methodology and continuous improvement programs highly desirable.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office.
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills.


  • Electrical and mechanically minded.
  • Manual dexterity ability.
  • Demonstrated communication and organisational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to get on well in a team environment.
  • Customer friendly, presentable and personable as a Company Representative.

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