Apprentice Electrical Technician


About Chanelle Pharma:

Chanelle Pharma is Ireland’s largest indigenous generic pharmaceutical manufacturer of both medical and veterinary products.

Serving customers in 96 countries worldwide, Chanelle Pharma is a partner of choice in the development and manufacturing of pharmaceutical products to the world’s leading human generic and animal health multinationals and distributors. We are passionate about understanding and addressing the challenges facing our medical and veterinary customers and bringing them innovative and effective products and solutions. 

The Opportunity:

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within the Engineering and Maintenance function. We
are looking for individuals who will support and drive Chanelle Pharma’s vision to be the most valued global
provider of high quality, competitively priced pharmaceutical products and to provide excellent services and
support to our customers.
Reporting to the Technical Support Manager the key responsibility of this role is to ensure that as part of the
engineering/maintenance team that machines and facilities are maintained at a level to ensure their
function is in accordance with cGMP and Health & Safety Standards.

• Carry out preventative maintenance of machines/ make recommendations for improvement of
preventative maintenance.
• Carry out maintenance of buildings/utilities.
• Ensure machines/equipment are maintained correctly.
• Assist in machine installations.
• Assist or carry out training as required.
• Adherence to health and safety procedures.
• Ensure compliance to documented procedures and cGMP requirements.
• Maintain and update inventory and maintenance records of all equipment on-site.
• Trouble shooting and problem solving within the production area in relation to both equipment and
• Maintain an adaptable approach while achieving output, response rate and quality standards.

• Organisational skills, personal efficiency, time management skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands, are key communication skills.
• Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem-solving skills,
and ability to handle multiple tasks.
• Ability to build relationships and collaborate with others is vital.
• Demonstrate and lead on the values, initiatives, and culture of an organization. Professional

• The above is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties
and skills required.

• Electrical Senior Trades.
• Additional Engineering Qualification and advantage.
• Minimum four years’ experience in an Engineering Technician role preferably within the
pharmaceutical industry.
• Experience with Thermoform/Packing Machinery an advantage.
• Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem-solving skills and ability to
handle multiple tasks.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Health & Safety requirements (eg. Manual Handling Training)    

Manual Handling

WORK ENVIRONMENT: (eg. Office, Production)
Workshop/ Production/ Full Site

Apprentice Electrical Technician