Shift Maintenance Electrician

Ref: Ashel
Location: Ashbourne, Co. Meath, Ireland
Job Type: Permanent
Posted on: 2019-06-21 14:26:08
Consultant: Gary Gorman

Job Desciption

Shift Maintenance Electrician required with experience of complex Production Line Equipment.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for the position of a Shift Maintenance Electrician  – at our client's Ashbourne Plant.  

Job specification

We are seeking a Shift Maintenance Electrician w/ Mechanical abilities who has worked through and has an understanding of Electrical Maintenance Procedures on complex Production Line Equipment.

Ideally, candidates should have 4-5 years maintenance electrician experience together with a proven ability to work multi-skilled with maintenance & operations teams.



Benefits include a  very competitive rate of pay, together with pension and sick pay scheme.


Applicants should have a minimum qualification of the ECDL standard on computer operation and also have had exposure to identifying, ordering spare parts and working with a modern CMMS system.

The ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines is essential.

An exposure to Energy Conservation methods & energy measuring equipment though not essential would be valuable.

The successful candidate will be required to work a rotating shift pattern and elements, working 5 on and overtime is as and when required.

Ideal Candidate

Suitable candidates must have a minimum qualification to Fetac level, City & Guilds or equivalent. They must have a proven knowledge & ability of programming & fault-finding on PLC’s, an ability to read & modify electrical drawings, an ability to carry out minor electronic repairs together with a knowledge of the current safety regulations & practices.