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Industrial Electrician

Impulse Recruitment
Limerick, Country: Ireland
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Job Description

Impulse Recruitment are recruiting for an experienced Electrician with industrial troubleshooting experience for a large company based in Ratkeale Co Limerick

The candidate will provide technical support in electrical disciplines in the correction, prevention and elimination of technical problems across the site.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager you are to assist in the smooth running of the factory ensuring that the business needs and targets are met at all times.

The candidate will provide effective electrical/ mechanical engineering support and carry out Planned Preventative Maintenance.

The candidate would be electrical biased, have served an electrical apprenticeship or similar and have the ability to electrically fault find.

Knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics with any experience in the food industry would be an advantage.

Essential Functions:

  • To carry out all physical and visual checks on site machinery as required
  • Carry out PM issued by the Engineering manager
  • Attend to machine breakdowns and solve/ diagnose any electrical or mechanical failures
  • Carry out repairs and upgrades throughout the factory
  • Keep downtime to a minimum
  • To carry out system checks as required
  • To update spares list and monitor stock levels
  • Undertake all duties safely and in accordance with the Company Health & Safety policy and Hygiene policy
  • Provide accurate information and regular progress updates as required by management
  • Undertake any training as required and ensure working knowledge is kept current
  • Keep accurate records of all testing, checks, observations as required
  • Provide Engineering cover to suit the demands of the business
  • Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures.
  • Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.
  • Perform installation and maintenance work as part of a team of skilled trade workers.
  • Self-starter yet able to take orders as directed.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Completion of an Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Completion of a 4 year approved technical training program in electrical repair and maintenance and 2 years electrical experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
  • Leaving Cert, School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Ability to electrically fault find
  • PLC and panel building would be advantageous.
  • Experience with pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to take direction
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Ability to challenge others in a professional and constructive manner
  • Knowledge and experience in a food manufacturing environment an advantage, but not essential
  • Understanding of Environmental requirements and responsibilities


  • On-site parking

Reference ID: Impulse Industrial Electrician

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €20.00-€23.00 per hour


Electrician, Plant experience, Electircial

Reference ID: Impulse Industrial

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Up to €23.00 per hour

Reference ID: Impulse Electrician

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Up to €23.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • On-site parking


  • Industrial Electrician: 3 years (Preferred)
Job Settings
Number of jobs: 1 hires
Information about the advertiser
Company: Impulse Recruitment
Company size: 1-49
Contact: NA