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Production Operators - Athlone

Westmeath, Athlone
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13 Jun 2023

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Production Operators - Athlone

Careers that change lives! Immediate starts available!!

Manpower has an exciting opportunity for anyone interested in working with a global leader in medical technology, who develop and manufacture devices and therapies that improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. Don't miss out on the chance to joing this excellent company as a Production Operator.

Our awarding winning client Medtronic have many accolades as an employer including:

  • Great Place to Work Awards 2021
  • Best Workplaces for Innovators 2021
  • Americas Best Employers for new Graduates 2021.

Job Description
As a Production Operator at Medtronic, you will be responsible for manufacturing of medical devices that improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a state-of-the-art manufacturing environment in Athlone.

These positions are for all shifts.

Our client Medtronic are a well-known and highly regarded employer in the Athlone region. Positions at this employer are highly sought after with excellent conditions, career prospects, potential permanency post contract and flexible working conditions in place wherever possible.

This role suits candidates from a wide variety of working backgrounds and will suit candidates seeking either well-paying shift work or full-time contract hours. Whatever your career goals, shorter or long term, our client can help you advance your career development by having a well-known and well-respected employer on your cv.

Your Responsibilities

  • Assembles medical products on an assembly operation, performing a variety of tasks on a rotating basis Maximise output by operating efficiently and minimising waste Ensure product assembled meets quality standards
  • Willing to be flexible and open to learning, and training in new processes Depending on experience, assist in training new Production Operator

Key Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification. High level of dexterity and attention to detail is essential
  • Ability to work in a technical and changing environment Strong technical aptitude and an ability to learn new processes Good interpersonal and communication skills.

Apply today if this role is what you are looking for. We are seeking suitable candidates for all types of work arrangements and should be able to accommodate your individual circumstances.


As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the lives and health of millions of people each year.

With roots in Ireland since 1981, the company now employs more than 4,000 people across five sites in Galway, Dublin and Athlone.

The Parkmore Business Park West facility features a Centre of Excellence for Operations and R&D to support Global Cardiac & Vascular Businesses, as well as a Customer Innovation Centre.  The Mervue operations focus on the development of Respiratory & Monitoring Solutions.  Medtronic Athlone manufactures airways products and also features an R&D Center of Excellence.  

Medtronic’s headquarters and principal executive offices are on Hatch Street, Dublin 2 with the Customer Contact Centre in City West housing customer services, sales and marketing functions.


Medtronic in Galway Ireland

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