Calibration Technician Graduate Trainee

As a Calibration Technician Trainee working with the CalX team, you will join us as part of the Field Service Team / Residency Team. You will get experience across a range of industries including:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Food & dairy
  • Medical Device
  • Manufacturing


Initially, you will be shadowing a qualified / experienced person until you feel comfortable and competent to complete the tasks yourself.

About CalX
• 2021 Winners of the Apprenticeship Employer of the Year Awards
• SFA Finalists 2022
• Irelands fastest growing calibration provider
• Vibrant diverse growing team
• Equal Opportunities Employer

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Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Setup, calibration & troubleshooting of instrumentation associated with process equipment & utility systems as per calibration policy.
  • Maintain all documentation in an organised and controlled manner in compliance with GMP and FDA.
  • Work with operation teams as required facilitating calibration activities.
  • Carry out calibrations in a safe and timely manner.
  • Carry out corrective/reactive maintenance on Instrumentation as requested.
  • Support continuous improvement and promote quality and customer service.
  • Report work carried out in compliance with site-based reporting tools.
  • To be available and to undertake any site required training.
  • Update “PM” schedule as required.
  • Update site system database as required.
  • Manage and prioritize workload to ensure that assigned activities are completed effectively and on time.


  • City & Guilds 225 Parts 1, 2 & 3, or National Craft Cert qualified in the trade of Instrumentation, or Diploma in Industrial Automation & Controls or Applied Physics and Instrumentation, Mechatronics background.
  • A good knowledge of Calibration Systems and Automation/Controls system
  • Literacy in Computer Operating Systems and applications such as Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint etc.
  • Possess excellent Communication / Documentation and Interpersonal skills


  • Market leading salary
  • Flexitime
  • Company Vehicle (optional)
  • Daily Subsistence
  • Company Pension Contribution
  • Income Protection
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Training & Educational Assistance
  • Work life Balance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 21 Days Annual Leave
  • Strong Corporate Social Policy in place that we value.
  • Strong company Values – Excellence, Respect, Integrity, Innovation.

Interested or want to know more?
Just fill in your details and we'll be in touch.

… or call 0818 250 250

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