Fitter/Driver - Limerick

Location Ireland
Discipline: Sales,Retail & Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €42000
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email: brian.doyle@elitetalenthub.ie
Job ref: 32748
Published: 28 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is Ireland's leading builders' merchant, providing a wide range of building materials, plumbing supplies, and DIY products. With a nationwide network of branches, they serve both professional tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts. Known for exceptional customer service and expert advice, they offer high-quality products and are a trusted partner for construction and home improvement projects across the country.

 

Hire Fitter/Driver - Ballysimon, Co. Limerick

 

Primary Objective

Collaborate with the Hire Department Manager at our clients Ballysimon branch to deliver excellent customer service and maintain high work standards.

 

Knowledge & Experience

  • Extensive product knowledge and experience in the hire industry
  • Fitter skills
  • Rigid driving experience with Category C license
  • CPC License

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain and service large plant items like mini excavators, mini dumpers, road compressors, and vibrating rollers
  • Maintain and service small plant items like cement mixers, concrete power floats, plate compactors, and poker vibrators
  • Maintain and service electrical tools such as angle grinders, circular saws, hammer drills, breakers, and sanders
  • Maintain and service engine types, including Honda 4-stroke petrol, small diesel engines, and Makita/Husqvarna 2-stroke petrol

 

Additional Responsibilities

  • Support daily operations of the hire department
  • Conduct on-site repairs and manage breakdowns
  • Adhere to safety standards and practices
  • Test and run small fleet items (PAT testing)
  • Perform maintenance and minor repairs on small tools
  • Protect company assets
  • Implement company policies effectively
  • Ensure the safety of staff and customers
  • Maintain the hire workshop
  • Assist with customer sales and service
  • Manage vehicle health and safety
  • Oversee taco graph management
  • Deliver and collect stock for customers
  • Provide thorough demonstrations on safe equipment use

 

Contract Type

Permanent, Full-Time (39 hours per week)

Monday to Friday, with possible Saturday shifts

Location: Ballysimon, Co. Limerick

 

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus opportunities
  • Private healthcare
  • Sick pay scheme
  • Paid maternity and parental leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Colleague savings scheme
  • Profit share scheme
  • Colleague discount
  • Educational assistance
  • Wellness initiatives