Mechanical Engineer

Location Leitrim, Republic of Ireland
Job Type Temporary
Salary €32 - €33 per annum
Published 7 months ago
Contact Una Brennan
Job Ref EN 000768_1539853065

Job Description

We are delighted to be recruiting for a local Public Sector organisation who have a vacancy for a temporary Mechanical Engineer based in Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim

The Role:

As the Mechanical Engineer your role will involve:

  • The maintenance and reviewing of mechanical plant, marine vessels and equipment used by the company in civil engineering land and water-based operations and the fixed plant used to operate the navigation.
  • Assisting in the design, installation and maintenance of electric and hydraulic power and control systems primarily for the operation of navigation locks, moving bridges and sluices.
  • Application and development of electrical, instrumentation and PLC circuit drawings and documentation to improve fixed plant control systems.
  • Working and liaising with the Civil and Structural Design sections of the Technical Services section/department on various construction and design projects.
  • Working, liaising and supporting operations staff on various construction and maintenance projects.

Experience necessary:

  • Possess a degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Possess access to a form of transport which will permit travel throughout Ireland.
  • Have knowledge and site experience on the maintenance of construction plant and upkeep of statutory compliance obligations for on and off road vehicles.
  • Have a working knowledge and understanding of electrical and hydraulic power systems and associated control instrumentation for large moving structures.
  • Have knowledge and experience of working with Health, Safety and Welfare, practice and legislation in a work environment.
  • Have up to date knowledge and experience in the use of relevant I.T. based engineering design and circuit development tools such as AutoCAD.
  • Have good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate, clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Possess good project management skills.

Hours of work:

  • 37 hours weekly
  • Mon - Fri

In Return:

  • Salary 32-33 Euro

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For further information please contact Una on 028 6632 3300 and apply with your up to date CV by clicking the button.


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