Maintenance Technician

Company Overview

At Jones Engineering, we have over 130 years’ experience as a world class engineering contractor. Our core divisions include Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Sprinkler and Fire Protection. Some of the other services we provide include Waste to Energy (BioEnergy), Specialist Lift, Off Site Fabrication, Technical Support Services, Maintenance, Asset Management, BIM (Building Information Modelling) and Geo-Surveying. We offer competitive salaries, financial support for further training, Continuous Professional Development (CPD) leading to chartered status, performance incentives and the ability to progress your career with a world class engineering contractor.

Role and Responsibilities

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Plant and asset installation, maintenance, calibration, repair, replacement of faulty items, adjustment, and servicing
  • Integration of computer, electronic and programmable control systems with mechanical/ hydraulic, pneumatic systems e.g., PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers), CNC (Computer Numerical Control), Robots and CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing)
  • Interpreting technical drawings and diagrams
  • Condition monitoring using modern maintenance techniques
  • Promote quality work and alleviate snags arising or return visits to correct defects
  • Management of the documentation and filing of detailed information, test certificates and report writing of completed repairs
  • Act as an integral link in the communication process between our Client and the Company
  • Compliance with regulatory requirements and adhering to quality management systems
  • An awareness of health and safety and good housekeeping is essential as well as attention to detail

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

Key Competencies Required:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Highly motivated
  • Demonstrate good analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to plan and organise
  • Effective communication skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Show a positive attitude
  • Recognise the need for good customer relations
  • Demonstrate good work practices including time keeping, tidiness, responsibility, quality awareness and safety awareness

Qualifications & Experience Required:

  • Minimum (Degree in Applied Physics & Instrumentation) or Solas advanced Craft Certification to QQI Level 6, or equivalent. (Mechanical/Electrical/Instrument)
  • Demonstrable levels of technical knowledge with practical application
  • A high degree of computer literacy and familiarity with CMMS systems