Job title: Mechanical Fitter
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Portadown Co.Armagh
Job published: 24-05-2023
Job ID: 44188
Contact name: Shane Barrett
Phone number: +447458160121
Contact email:

Job Description


Day shift Plant Fitter

Our Client in the Portadown area have a requirement for a Heavy Plant Fitter to join their team on a permanent basis. Call Conor O’Hagan for more details.

Excellent Salary and Overtime rates available

Monday Friday Day shift

The Role:

Reporting to the Plant Supervisor and indirectly to the Plant Manager and part of a small maintenance team, you will have responsibility for all reactive and preventative maintenance on site.

Duties include:

  • Mechanical and Basic electrical fault finding on all machinery.
  • Ensure all plant and equipment is operationally safe and complies with the relevant legislation.
  • Vehicle fleet inspections
  • Servicing of LGV and Heavy plant machinery
  • Maintenance and repairs including replacement of parts
  • Ensure all health and safety policies and procedures are complied with in accordance with the company requirements.
  • Assists with the organisation, inventory and housekeeping of maintenance stores and workshop.
  • All other engineering duties as and when required.

The Person:

It is anticipated that the successful candidate will come from a similar background and will be looking for the next challenge in their career. Self-starting and motivated, applicants will also need to satisfy the following:

  • Strong Mechanical knowledge
  • Previous plant maintenance experience
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Mechanical qualification (Desirable)

The Package:

  • £32,000 - £34,000 + overtime (depending on experience)
  • Strong holidays and benefits package
  • Opportunity to expand on and develop your Electrical / Automation qualifications


For further information, and to apply for this plant fitter position or other engineering opportunities, please contact Conor OHagan or visit our Website.

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