Maintenance Fitter

Posted 26 September 2023
LocationCounty Carlow
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePatricia Deane

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment are seeking to recruit a Maintenance Fitter for our client, based in the Carlow area.

This is a permanent day’s role, performing routine maintenance and repairs on equipment & facilities. Reporting directly into the Engineering & Maintenance Manager.


Your new job

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Complete breakdown repairs, PM activities on high precision CNC machines & automation cells.

  • Ensures equipment is operational and available to meet production requirements.

  • Identify and maintain a stock of critical spares, to minimise machine downtime.

  • Conduct machine inspections/PM activities and reporting any faults.

  • Providing emergency breakdown repairs.

  • New installations of equipment.

  • Continuous improvement and modifications to existing systems.

  • Equipment monitoring.

  • Liaise with OEM to trouble shoot and resolve issues in a timely manner.


What are we looking for?

  • Mechanical Fitter/Trade qualification.

  • Multiskilled- Mechanical/Electrical.

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a maintenance fitter within manufacturing.

  • CNC maintenance experience.

  • Knowledge of PLC ‘s operations, pneumatics & hydraulics.

  • Good IT skills- MS Word & Excel.

  • Self-motivated, results driven, problem solve effectively and efficiently.

  • Prioritise, plan and organise workload.



  • Counterbalance forklift licence

Apply for this job now by emailing your WORD formatted CV to Patricia.

Full detailed job spec available on request.

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