Job Description

Help us provide an unrivalled service to our customers and build on our position as market leader in our industry. Are you a qualified mechanical fitter or mechanic? Consider joining our maintenance team in Dublin!


Who We Are

We are the largest independent shipping company in Ireland offering integrated shipping, logistics and maritime services through our offices in all the major ports in Ireland. With over 130 years operating in the shipping industry, we offer an unrivalled level of experience and expertise to our customers.


The Role

The Mechanical Fitter will join our maintenance team based in Dublin Port to maintain, repair and service equipment used by Doyle Shipping Group.

On a daily basis, the Mechanical Fitter will work with our equipment, which includes Tugmasters, RTGs, LHM cranes, forklifts and various other heavy plant, troubleshooting faults with mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems in a wide variety of situations and also proactively servicing equipment.


Job Type / Category


The Mechanical Fitter will work a four-day 12-hour rotating shift.


Required Education, Skills and Qualifications


Who We’re Looking For

The successful candidate will be a qualified mechanical fitter or mechanic and possess a minimum of 3 years’ experience working as a mechanical fitter or mechanic. The successful candidate will also possess the following:

  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written
  • Good literacy and numerical skills
  • Full, clean Category B driving license or an equivalent driving license from another country which is valid in Ireland
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Proven ability to work within a team


Pay & Benefits

The successful candidate will be eligible to receive:

  • Company Pension Scheme (with company contributions)
  • Death In Service Benefit
  • Dental Care Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Vision/Eye Care


Salary

The salary for this position will be €45k inclusive of shift allowance.

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What is your level of spoken English?
What is you level of written English?
Do you hold a valid qualification as a Mechanical Fitter or Mechanic?
Do you currently hold a Full, clean Category B driving license or an equivalent driving license from another country which is valid in Ireland?
Do you have a forktruck licence?
If you were successful in your application, how much notice do you need to give to your current employer before commencing work with DSG?
Are you or have you ever been an employee of DSG?
What is your level of spoken English?
Do you hold a valid full, clean Category B driving licence or an equivalent driving licence from another country which is valid in Ireland?
Do you currently have a forklft licence?
Are you willing to work hours based on a twenty-four hour roster( e.g. early mornings, Late evenings and weekends)?
Do you have previous experience working in stevedoring, warehouse operations or cargo handling?
Do you have any experience of driving a ship to shore (STS) or a Rubber Tyre Gantry (RTG) cranes Liebherr, Kalmar ZPMC, Koni or simuliar??