EMT I (Grade 5)

How would you like to join one of the world’s largest commercial security printers, and work with an established team of professionals?

De La Rue is the world’s market leader in currency printing and has successfully printed currency in Malta for over 40 years.

Our new investment in Malta continues to strengthen the production of currency for our global customers whilst expanding our operation to deliver citizen identity and product authentication solutions for our customers making our Centre of Excellence in Malta a unique one stop shop for governments towards a secure global economy.

At our company, we are committed to attracting, retaining and deploying the very best people. If you are looking to work for an international company, with fantastic career opportunities, then we can provide you with a unique and exciting challenge.


The Purpose of this role is to provide support to business units by maintaining equipment in top condition. This shall be achieved by implementing engineering maintenance routines such as break-down maintenance repairs, total productive maintenance methodology and other structured engineering support tools.

Key Activities:

  • Ensure that repairs and maintenance is carried out to highest quality, within the shortest time frame and right first time

  • Before and after machine intervention, updates the machine status using OFX system and informs team leaders of status
  • Work involves handling of 20kg loads and working at heights
  • Need to be trained and able to manoeuvre using equipment such as fork lifters, stackers and motorised/in-motorised elevated platforms
  • Needs to ensure all necessary permits to work are in place before and after working in a particular area
  • Needs to be able to read and interpret schematic and general arrangement diagrams as per specialisation field
  • Takes part in the installation of equipment and infrastructural systems
  • Ensures a safe and healthy workplace, including the promotion of the environmental, health and safety standards, integrated management systems and any other relevant initiatives
  • Completes work dockets and associated systems for ease of breakdown reporting and logging of faults
  • Embraces the principles of Lean Manufacturing, Total Productive Maintenance and the need for Continuous Improvement
  • To always act and behave in a way that is compliant with all De La Rue company guidelines, policies and values especially those relating to Environmental Health and Safety, ethics and codes of conduct
  • The above list is not exhaustive. You will be required to undertake other duties within your capabilities, consistent with this role, to support the needs of the business

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • MQF 4 level in mechanical/electrical or any other engineering field or higher
  • Experience in repair and maintenance
  • Language proficiency: English C1 or higher
  • Well versed in the use of well-known office applications, e.g. Microsoft Office suite
  • Proven fault finding capabilities, in all fields of mechatronics, i.e. electrical, electronics, IT and mechanics  

To apply:

Email your CV and cover letter to Malta.Recruitment@mt.delarue.com