Mechanical Fitter

Job Overview

Are you a skilled problem solver coming from a strong mechanical fitter background?

Are you a flexible team player with excellent communication skills looking to further your career with one of Cork 's top multi-national manufacturing companies?

Do you have a strong technical aptitude and the ability/ track record of taking the initiative in your previous jobs along with a positive attitude with the flexibility to work on a flexible shift rotation basis?

If so, this is the mechanical fitter job that you have been waiting for!

The Company/Opportunity:

I am delighted to be assisting this very well-regarded manufacturing multi-national who have been in Cork for over 30 years and have a brilliant reputation because they really know how to look after their people & retain their employees.

Having met with this company numerous times over past few years they really come across as a great company to work for with a very friendly atmosphere i.e. a multinational manufacturer with a lovely SME feel & roles honestly do not come up here very often!

This job offers an excellent hourly rate and benefits package including:

Free company doctor for you and your family, death in service cover, pension, subsidized canteen, 23 days holidays and a generous shift allowance.

The Fit:

To hit the ground running in the mechanical fitter role you will have a relevant mechanical/engineering qualification & background in production as well as being computer literate.

Previous exposure to CMM, Computerised Maintenance Systems (SAP) would be advantageous for the Mechanical Fitter job

The Job:

In the Mechanical Fitter role some of the key elements of the job include:

* Machine Fault finding, repair and problem solving
* Hydraulics and pneumatic maintenance
* Continuous improvement throughout the plant
* Welding/Fabrication maintenance
* Performing repairs of all buildings and equipment.
* Performing preventive maintenance procedures on building and equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects checks and replaces e.g. bearings, seals, etc.
* Inspects boiler; treats water with proper chemicals.
* Calibrates and repairs pneumatic systems.
* Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures by recording data which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems.
* Installation of new equipment; new services, during projects; replaces and repairs existing equipment as needed.
* Reading and following blueprints and assembly instructions.
* Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
* Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required. The contract is based on a flexible shift rotation basis)

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