Product Builder in Cork, Ireland at Hach

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Job ID: HAC006076

About Us

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.


Danaher`s Water Quality Business is a global leader in water quality analysis and treatment, providing instrumentation and disinfection systems to help analyze and manage the quality of ultra-pure water, portable water, wastewater, groundwater and ocean water in residential, commercial, industrial, and natural resource applications. Our water quality business provides products under a variety of brands, including HACH, ChemTreat, and Trojan Technologies.


The Product Builder is responsible to mechanically and electrically assemble and test TOC analysers and their sub components according to written specifications and drawings.   

  • Mechanically and electrically assemble analyzers and their sub components in accordance with specifications and procedures.
  • Adhering to the defined work instructions and quality requirements.
  • Meet productivity standards. 
  • 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.
  • Accurately perform required computer data entry and work order transactions.
  • Report complicated equipment malfunctions to production supervisor as per specified process.
  • Gather materials as per picking list.
  • Participate in team meetings.
  • Perform cycle counting and other inventory tasks, including material handling.
  • May be required to cross-train on other equipment or other areas as needed.
  • Work with manager to suggest and initiate changes to process, machines, or procedures that improve safety, quality, delivery, or productivity

Other Non-Essential Functions
  • Interface with other departments as needed.                                               
  • Perform other duties throughout the facility as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a production environment.
  • Technical Qualification an advantage.


  • Possess manual dexterity and good coordination. 
  • Possess proven mechanical ability or aptitude.
  • Soldering skills would be advantage.
  • Ability to read basic electrical drawings. 
  • Possess ability to resolve minor problems, recognize normal and unusual situations.
  • Some areas will require the ability to work with manual and/or power equipment. 
  • Must have good oral and written communication skills.


  • Possess working knowledge of manufacturing processes helpful.
  • Possess working knowledge of mechanic systems and troubleshooting mechanical problems.
  • Possess working knowledge of electrical systems and troubleshooting mechanical problems.

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.


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