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Mechanical Fitter

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 21131

As a Mechanical Fitter, you will support operations to ensure appropriate standards are maintained to a high degree. The successful Mechnical Fitter will be involved in providing technical leadership & direction on all maintenance and equipment issues with a leading food production company based in Ballincollig, Cork.

Role Responsibilities: 

  • Be highly proficient in the technical fault finding & problem solving of all production machines and automated systems i.e. mechanical, pneumatic, electrical and control systems.  
  • Support the planning & execution of all equipment maintenance routines on identified equipment within the value streams. 
  • Minimise downtime on Equipment, through fast response and priority setting. 
  • Liaise with Production / Engineering department to understand equipment down priorities and eliminate recurring issues. 
  • Coordinate with other dept. managers to schedule work they require to be carried, and to ensure breakdowns are attended to as a matter of urgency 
  • Generate / Edit Maintenance procedures. 
  • Support the relevant preventative maintenance systems on-site as an SME for same 
  • Supports the maintenance function on internal & external quality systems audits. 

Role Requirements: 

  • Degree or Senior Trade’s Certificate in Mechanical, Mechatronics or equivalent engineering discipline. 
  • Minimum 1 - 2 years’ experience in an Engineering role. 

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Kevin Griffin.

(021) 2427108