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Danaher Corporation Calibration Technician (m/w/d) in Cork, Ireland


Calibration of various types of Analyzers according defined work instructions to meet quality standards and product specification. General duties may include preparation of calibration solutions, calibration of analyzers, documentation of results. Analyzer set-up and equipment operation will be required.

Please note this will be a Fixed term 12 month contract. Working days will be Monday to Friday.

Summary of main Responsibilities if provided.


  • Responsible for calibration various types of Analyzers

  • Gathering materials and preparation calibration solutions

  • Results documentation

  • Participation in the creation of laboratory-relevant SOPs

  • Maintain quality of products produced according to department standards

  • Meet productivity standards.

  • Record and maintain quality or traceability information.

  • Comply with company safety policies including safe operation of equipment, PPE usage, hand tool safety, lock-out-tag-out, and proper storage of tools, etc. Comply with good housekeeping policies.

  • Maintain equipment according to work instructions or preventive maintenance tasks; some trouble-shooting of equipment.

  • Suggest improvements and support kaizen and DBS activities.

  • Accurately perform required computer data entry and work order transactions.

  • Report complicated equipment malfunctions to supervisor.

  • Participate in team meetings, which includes planning daily work and resource utilization, problem solving, project work, etc.

  • Perform cycle counting and other inventory tasks, including material handling.

  • Maintain visual management of part and raw material storage; clean and organized work area.

  • Work with Planner and Manager to prioritize workload and equipment schedule to meet both internal and external demand.

  • Assist in design, implementation and problem solving of new equipment and products.

  • May be required to cross-train on other equipment or other areas as needed


  • 12 months production / testing experience preferred.

  • Previous laboratory experiences an advantage.

  • Chemistry degree

  • Accurate and proficient with Microsoft Office Excel

Why you want this Job:

  • You will be helping ensure water quality for people around the world!

  • You get to be a part of our parent company, Danaher Corporation, a global Fortune 500 organization with unlimited opportunities for growth, experiences and training.

  • As part of Danaher, you can grow your career across four high-impact industries, six continents and more than 20 global operating companies.

  • Excellent and comprehensive benefits that start on day one like:

  • C hoice of Days or Shift

  • 24 days hollydays

  • Paid Health Insurance for you and your family,

  • Pension

  • Paid Sports and Social

  • Bike to work scheme

  • Cakes on a Friday and a great team looking forward to working with you!

Hach is a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of analytical instruments, test kits and reagents for testing the quality of water, aqueous solutions and air. Our products are designed specifically for quality, accuracy, and simplicity. Strengthened by our sister companies in the environmental industry worldwide, our goal for the future is to continue to provide customers with reliable instrumentation, accurately prepared reagents, proven methods, simplified procedures and outstanding technical support. We offer an environment that is team-centered, customer-driven, quality-focused, and growth-oriented. Working at Hach will provide you the opportunity for robust career development.

OUR MISSION: Ensure water quality for people around the world.

OUR VISION: We make water analysis better – faster, simpler, greener and more informative – via unsurpassed customer partnerships, the most knowledgeable experts, and reliable, easy-to-use products.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.