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Qualified Electrician





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Job Description:

Kepak - voted one of the "Best Places to Work in Ireland, 2021"

Kepak Kilbeggan are currently recruiting for an experienced trade qualified Electrician to join the maintenance team in a busy beef abattoir plant.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the successful candidate will work as part of a team responsible for all aspects of machine and equipment maintenance, specialising in the repair of industrial equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

Repair of industrial production equipment such as high speed machines, conveyors, packaging machines, gearboxes, bearings and hydraulics.

Assist the Lead Maintenance Technician with the implementation of preventative maintenance programmes for all machines in assigned area.

Assist with the continuous monitoring of all machinery and equipment within the plant.

Ensure real time repair of machines and equipment to get them back up & running within optimum time frame.

Document all aspects of maintenance work carried out and keep management informed of potential issues.

Adhere to company safety policies at all times.

Key Competencies/ Experience:

Ideally must have experience working as a maintenance engineer within a manufacturing/industrial business, preferably within the food or packaging industries.

IT literate and experienced in automation

Good communication skills - in written and spoken English

Enthusiastic, hardworking and energetic

Note: as with all positions, due to the nature of the business, key responsibilities will evolve and change over time.



Subsidised canteen

Leading rate of pay

Access to Pension Scheme and Private Healthcare

Free staff car parking

Onsite health and wellness services

Bike to work scheme

Formal recognition initiatives and team awards in place

A dedicated learning & development team


Permanent / Full-time

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