Job Overview

Currently recruiting for a Fitter/Toolmaker for my client based in Westmeath

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Machine building and mechanical assembly
  • Interpreting technical assembly drawings and equipment manuals Dismantling, repair/rework, and fitting of new parts when performing maintenance
  • Condition monitoring using modern maintenance techniques
  • Commissioning machines/equipment on our customers site nationally & internationally
  • Knowledge of Pneumatic cylinders and associated control valves
  • Assembly of aluminium extrusion frames
  • Levelling and alignment of machine components


  • Mechanical trade qualification with 5 years' experience industrial setting
  • Excellent fault-finding and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge and skills in assembly and repairs of mechanical systems such as bearings, gears, belts & pulleys etc.
  • Welding experience and advantage
  • To be fully competent with a variety workshop machines such as lathes, manual milling machine, surface grinders, etc.
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • A passion/strong interest in engineering is essential
  • Comfortable to work individually or as part of a team
  • Great communication skills: Working closely with the assembly supervisor and the project team

Apply today, by sending your cv and I will contact you for a discussion.

Contact Eimar Galvin on 086 185 2313 or email [email protected] for a confidential chat

Please note: due to current time constraints and travel restrictions, only candidates located in Ireland with full rights to work will be considered for this position.

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