Overview

Hire Fitter / Technician – Hire Department
Job Ref : HKUMM3110/AA-KC
Finisklin, Co. Sligo
Are you an engaged maintenance professional with a background gained in the hire industry? Could you turn your hand to a wide variety of repair and maintenance work as a Maintenance Technician? If so, read on.
The Company 
With operational areas across Europe and primary bases in Ireland, the UK, Belgium and Poland, The Chadwicks Group has a strong portfolio of businesses and brands. In Ireland, the Group is the No.1 builder’s merchants and DIY retailer.
The Chadwicks Group has developed strong regional and national market positions in builders merchanting, DIY retailing and mortar manufacturing in Ireland. The Group’s portfolio of businesses incorporates a number of market leading brands in each business activity. They are now looking For a Hire Fitter / Technician to join their Hire Department.
Your Rewards 
– Salary of €30,000 – €33,000 per annum DOE
– The chance to take on a specialist role
– 5% contributory company pension
– 21 days’ annual leave (increasing with service)
– Healthcare discount
– Access to staff and group scheme discounts
– Access to the share scheme after two years’ service
– Continuous training and development, including a two day induction at Head Office
– Join a leading Irish company
The Chadwicks Group believes in investing in their people and foster a welcoming, open work environment, as well as great development prospects, to enable employees to fulfil their potential.
Your Role 
As a Hire Fitter / Technician, you will maintain and service large and small plant, engines and electrical tools within a busy Hire Department.
Supporting the general day-to-day running of the department, you’ll complete on-site repairs and breakdowns, PAT test small fleet items and maintain and repair small tools.
In this varied and engaging role, you will work with the following machinery:
– Large plant such as mini excavators and dumpers, road compressors and vibrating rollers
– Small plant such as cement mixers, concrete power floats, plate compactors and poker vibrators
– Electrical tools including angle grinders, circular saws, hammer drills, breakers and sanders
– Engine types such as Honda four stroke petrol, Lister or Yammer four stroke diesel, Partner, Makita or Husqvarna petrol two stroke
About You 
To be considered as a Hire Fitter / Technician, you will need:
– Comprehensive product knowledge with experience in the hire industry
– Proven experience in a busy hire department including maintaining and servicing equipment
– A good level of IT literacy and the ability to handle analytical data
Other organisations may call this role Hire Technician, Plant Maintenance Technician, Repair & Maintenance Technician, Plant Mechanic, Plant Fitter, Equipment Maintenance Technician, Engineer, Plant Mechanic, or Machinery Maintenance Technician.
Webrecruit Ireland and The Chadwicks Group are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
So, if you are ready for an exciting challenge as a Hire Fitter / Technician, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.