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Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 18985

We are working in partnership with a leading manufacturer in Dublin 10. We currently have a new opening for Mechanical Maintenance Engineer based in their new manufacturing site in Dublin.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, you will provide hands-on engineering support working on breakdowns and carrying out preventative maintenance on various machines, you will work as part of a team to develop and implement planned and preventative maintenance strategies along with the installation of all-new machinery. You will also work closely with Production, Quality & H&S to ensure that plant priorities are met.


  • Work to a maintenance schedule
  • To be hands-on and work to resolve machine breakdowns
  • Provide feedback on issues through the electronic management system.
  • Adopting a proactive approach to reducing the impact and frequency of faults on process machinery.
  • Liaising with manufacturing colleagues to identify windows of opportunity for carrying out the project and engineering-related work
  • Ensure that systems are in place to resolve any engineering product or system issues in a manner that will limit the impact on production, quality, environment, and health & safety performance.
  • Conduct ongoing evaluations of engineering products and systems to ensure that all performances are optimised.
  • Ensure system and product quality through the design of test methods; testing finished product and system capabilities; and confirming fabrication, assembly, and installation processes.
  • Identify areas of best practice within and external to our organisation and apply to own area of responsibility.
  • Attend meetings on behalf of Engineering and take a proactive role in the meetings from an engineering perspective.
  • Generate meaningful KPIs that demonstrate the improvements realised in your own area of responsibility and that of the technician team.
  • Support site management in ensuring that site systems and procedures are operated across the site fully in accordance with company health & safety policy, quality, and environmental requirements.


  • Previous hands-on engineering experience with the ability to diagnose mechanical engineering related problems.
  • Experience working in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Good organisational, planning and time management skills with a can-do attitude.
  • Ability to work effectively in an autonomous manner.
  • Ability to use clear judgment and make methodical decisions in ambiguous and pressure situations.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Good knowledge of site manufacturing equipment

If you would like more information on this role you can contact Paul Dunican

(090) 641 7022