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Employer ICDS Recruitment
Job Title Fitter


The role of a maintenance fitter involves plant and machinery installation, maintenance and repairs, replacement of broken or worn parts and servicing. Problem solving also makes up a large component of the role of a fitter.


  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the trade area post apprenticeship or relevant experience within a similar industry
  • FETAC Level 6 accreditation or equivalent including but not limited to Solas (formally FÁS) apprenticeship, City & Guilds apprenticeship or higher

  • Ability to read drawings, follow detailed work instructions and procedures

  • Interest in ensuring quality of work standards are high

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Problem solving skills

  • Written and verbal communication skills

  • Good numerical ability

  • It is desirable that applicants will have experience in these areas from Railway, Automotive or Aeronautics industry.

  • ICT skills


  • Concern for quality and safe working practices

  • Ability to communicate effectively with others

  • Ability to make effective decisions

  • Ability to analyze and solve problems

  • Motivated to follow written instructions / guidelines and undertake checks

  • The ability to work alone and with others without constant or close supervision

General Responsibilities

  • Carrying out of servicing / running maintenance of trains in accordance with vehicle maintenance instructions

  • Removal and replacement of components from trains

  • Overhauling of components

  • Carrying out modifications or inspections in accordance with specified instructions

  • Adheres to safe working practice at all times

  • Repair of components/ systems

  • Keeps his / her work environment clean and organised

  • Engaging in cross skilling duties where required

  • Fault-finding and defect rectification

  • Modifications and heavy maintenance across a range of systems, including but not limited to; traction engines and systems, bogies, pneumatics and braking systems, AC/ DC systems, door systems and electronics such as Passenger Information Systems and CCTV

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Location Dublin City Centre
Date Added 11 days ago
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