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Trainee Systems Technician

Date: Jan 6, 2023

Location: Galway, G, IE

Company: Celestica International Inc.

Req ID: 102277 
Region: Europe 
Country: Ireland 
State/Province: Galway 
City:  Galway 

Position Details:

Internal Job Title: Trainee Systems Technician

Functional Area: Engineering

Job Level: 05

Direct/Indirect: Direct


Position Summary:

The trainee systems technician will be trained to assist with factory systems support in a highly automated production environment.

They are responsible for assisting the implementation of continuous improvement solutions to maximize equipment efficiency and robustness.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Sustain machine PLC programs
  • Assist with Troubleshooting and replacement of faulty electrical components
  • Assist with the calibration and maintenance of robots
  • Assist with the Installation, configuration maintenance of bar code scanning equipment
  • Ensure full product tracking data captured at various process points
  • Contribute to efficiency improvement projects through code upgrades
  • Provide technical support to multiple lines and record issue resolutions in central database
  • Work proactively to ensure performance targets are met


Core Knowledge/Skills/Competencies:

  • Competent PLC programmer is desirable 
  • Competent with devices utilizing multiple forms of communication including Ethernet and serial based communication
  • Competent user of equipment controls such as HMI, PLC’s and Remote I/O Networks is desirable 
  • Competent with robots and associated programming is desirable 
  • Knowledge of electrical systems to include Power, AC/DC circuits, Electrical Diagrams is desirable 
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC 5, SLC500 and Control Logix platforms is desirable 
  • Knowledge of AC/DC power systems and associated troubleshooting skills is desirable 
  • Knowledge of servo control systems is desirable 
  • Demonstrate advanced thinking and logical approach to problem solving is essential 
  • Knowledge of Vision/Camera systems and related setup and troubleshooting is desirable 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills is essential 
  • Knowledge of PC and LAN topology                                



Typical Experience/Education

  • Level 6 Qualification with at least 1-2 years’ industry experience as an Automation Technician or equivalent experience is desirable 

Celestica is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on any protected status (including race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran or disability status or other characteristics protected by law).

At Celestica we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. Special arrangements can be made for candidates who need it throughout the hiring process. Please indicate your needs and we will work with you to meet them.



Celestica (NYSE, TSX: CLS) enables the world’s best brands. Through our recognized customer-centric approach, we partner with leading companies in Aerospace and Defense, Communications, Enterprise, HealthTech, Industrial, Capital Equipment and Energy to deliver solutions for their most complex challenges. As a leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions, Celestica brings global expertise and insight at every stage of product development – from drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services for products from advanced medical devices, to highly engineered aviation systems, to next-generation hardware platform solutions for the Cloud.

Headquartered in Toronto, with talented teams spanning 40+ locations in 13 countries across the Americas, Europe and Asia, we imagine, develop and deliver a better future with our customers.

Celestica would like to thank all applicants, however, only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Celestica does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

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