General Operative - Portlaoise Co.Laois

Job Overview

*** In partnership with the HSE ***

I'm currently recruiting for a General Operative to join a busy team in Portlaoise, Co. Laois

This is a Temporary full time role, with immediate start.


  • Reasonable working knowledge of all building trade, including carpentry, block laying, painting, plastering and basic knowledge of electrical, plumbing and heating trades.
  • Ability to carry out emergency repairs and report all breakdowns to line manager.
  • Ability to use power tools to complete works such as replacement of tiles, wall units and shelving.
  • Carrying out minor plumbing repairs, sewer lines and blockages in sewer systems
  • Up-keeping of all the grounds and building of all HSE property.
  • Attend to minor electrical repairs like bulb replacements.
  • Carryout regular fire alarms and fire extinguishers checks and keep record of all.
  • Keep records of electric and water meters.
  • Provide emergency cover when necessary, outside normal working hours.
  • Ability to use Tractor and Teleporter
  • General concrete work

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience in similar role (preferred)
  • Clean/Valid Driving Licence Category B
  • Hold Valid Safe Pass and Manual Handling
  • Good team working skills
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Capable of working in a busy environment
  • Highly motivated and confident
  • Immediately available
  • Valid Teleporter ticket an advantage
  • Must be available to work weekends

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