Mechanical Fabricator / Fitter - Meath

Location: Ireland

EUR 45,000 - 55,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2210-31363

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Mechanical Fabricator / Fitter with 2+ years experience working in a similar role in a fast-paced manufacture and repair workshop and have had exposure to the mechanical installation of equipment, systems and pipework is an advantage (including Stainless Steel, PVC, PE, and Ductile Iron)?

If interested, please send your CV to or call Colm on +353-1-7978720.

Mechanical Fabricator / Fitter - Meath

Job Description

Our client are industry leaders in the design, build, operation and maintenance capabilities for the water and wastewater industries.

Reporting to the Workshop Manager this role involves building and repair of new and ‘in service’ wastewater plants and equipment. 

The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of working in a workshop environment and possess good all-round skills in the areas of fitting (gearboxes, pumps), basic milling/turning and TIG welding. 

The ability to read drawings and interpret site sketches is a prerequisite and knowledge of stainless steel fabrication/pipework and/or CNC equipment would be a

definite advantage.

Work as part of a team in the delivery of one or more projects at any one time, embracing the ethos of “one team” culture.

Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental standards, policies and procedures are always adhered.

Review of design stage mechanical drawings and P&ID in order to validate designs, familiarise with project and spot issues before they arise. 

Provide input and feedback on design in order to contribute to DfMA efficiencies.

Work well on own initiate with a good work ethos to achieve a high production output.

Complete machine and skid assemblies as required at our workshop in Navan, Co. Meath.

Disassembly and repair/maintenance of equipment returning from site; requires flexible approach to working hours

Complete system testing in the form of pipework pressure tests on completion of build or repair.

Troubleshoot equipment and instrumentation, strip-down and repair equipment as necessary to ensure good working order including periodic inspections and preventative maintenance on system installations

Complete all test documentation and inspection and test plans (ITPs) as required 

Ensure positive experience for the customer and their representatives instilling an ethos of professionalism, collaboration and co-operation.

Actively participate in product and process improvement by providing lessons learned feedback and innovative solutions for adoption on future projects.

Keep appraised of latest standards and technology through continuous professional development (CPD).

Other duties as required from time to time.


Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a similar role in a fast-paced manufacture and repair workshop

Experienced in the mechanical installation of equipment, systems and pipework is an advantage (including Stainless Steel, PVC, PE, and Ductile Iron).

Ability to liaise on a technical level with site personnel to support site activities

Relevant Mechanical Fitting or Fabrication/Welding qualification

Good working knowledge of pump, compressor, blower and valve systems including strip- down and repair.

Ability to work as part of a team with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Ability to weld mild steel and ability to weld stainless steel.

Ability to manage time when given a work list, including continuous feedback to line manager on work close-out.

Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise.

Full Driving License.


€45k to €55k Salary negotiable based on experience.

Excellent benefits package


Colm Ashmore is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Mechanical Fabricator / Fitter interested in roles based in Ireland, you can contact James by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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