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Electricians

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We are currently looking for Electricians for Kildare.

Company Overview:

Suir Engineering is a leading provider of electrical and mechanical services, delivering tailored cutting-edge solutions for projects throughout Ireland, the UK, Europe and other locations across the globe.

With over 30 years of experience in fulfilling the needs of clients across a diverse range of sectors, including commercial, medical and health, manufacturing and industrial, science, technology and utilities, we are well equipped to address the engineering problems of modern industry.

Suir engineering works with data centres, power stations, pharmaceutical, renewable energy industry and food and beverage facilities.

The keystone of our business is our people. We strive to develop a business in which individual team members are valued, encouraged to embrace personal responsibility and grow to meet the demands of both our business and that of our customers. We believe that dedicated and invested staff produce better results – every time.

Benefits working with Suir:

  • CIF agreed pay rates
  • Pensions and Health Insurance covered by Construction Workers Pension Scheme (CWPS)
  • 21 days of annual leave
  • VHI Employee Assistance Program from start date for you and your family.

Key Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Maintain current electrician’s license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.
  • Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of wiring and equipment
  • Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps.
  • Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.
  • Work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs
  • Place conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.
  • Construct and fabricate parts, using hand tools and specifications.
  • Perform physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay conduit and moving and lifting heavy objects.
  • Provide preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services.
  • Provide assistance during emergencies by operating floodlights and generators, placing flares, and driving needed vehicles.
  • Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Electrical trade qualification and previous relevant work experience is an advantage
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Well organised.
  • Ability to multi task.
  • Good time management.
  • Safety focused.
  • Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training complete and in-date is essential.
  • Wiliness to travel at home or abroad.

E&I Technician

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We are currently hiring an E&I Technician that will initially be based on our job in Rathdrum.

Key Responsibilities/Duties

  • Fault finding and rectification for instrumentation systems.
  • Diagnose process faults and failures
  • Carry out maintenance, repair and inspection of Instrumentation, electrical and control, equipment across all departments.
  • Provide technical support to the operations team.
  • Carrying out unplanned maintenance as instructed.
  • Carrying out receipt verifications on new instruments.
  • Carrying out bench test calibrations.
  • Loop checking and testing instrument and verifying cabling.
  • Maintaining accurate inspection and test records to comply with current legislation and plant safety and quality requirements.
  • Assisting operations in diagnosing process problems and failures.
  • Responsibility to maintain the compliance of ATEX certified equipment used in hazardous areas.
  • Suggest continuous improvement suggestions for processes and calibration activities
  • Maintain all documentation in an organised and controlled manner in compliance with GAMP and FDA.
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals and engineering documentation
  • Capable of successfully working within a team while having the initiative to self-resolve issues.
  • Literacy in Computer Operating Systems and applications such as Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint Auto CAD etc.
  • Ability to work to tight schedules and achieve targets.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Electrical Instrumentation trade qualification.
  • Interest in Electrical/electronic’s/control systems.
  • Previous relevant work experience is an advantage.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Well organised.
  • Ability to multi task.
  • Good time management.
  • Safety focused.
  • Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training complete and in-date is essential.
  • Willingness to travel at home or abroad.

Electricians

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We are currently seeking qualified Electricians with experience in the construction industry for Nationwide based projects.

You will be responsible for installing, servicing and repairs wiring, conduits, fixtures and other electrical devices and systems in an industrial or commercial setting primarily either in maintenance or construction.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Electrical trade qualification
  • Good attention to detail
  • Well organised
  • Ability to multi task
  • Good time management
  • Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training complete and in-date is essential.

Civil Engineers

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We are currently looking for Civil Engineers for West Cork Region. 

Company Overview:

Suir Engineering is a leading provider of electrical and mechanical services, delivering tailored cutting-edge solutions for projects throughout Ireland, the UK, Europe and other locations across the globe.

With over 30 years of experience in fulfilling the needs of clients across a diverse range of sectors, including Commercial, Medical and Health, Manufacturing and Industrial, Science, Technology and Utilities, we are well equipped to address the engineering problems of modern industry.

Suir Engineering works with Data Centres, Power Stations, Pharmaceutical, Renewable Energy Industry, Food and Beverage Facilities.

The keystone of our business is our people. We strive to develop a business in which individual team members are valued, encouraged to embrace personal responsibility and grow to meet the demands of both our business and that of our customers. We believe that dedicated and invested staff produce better results – every time.

Key Responsibilities/Duties

  • Support Engineering Manager or Senior Civil Engineer in the delivery of professional Civil Engineering Services to Business Units to meet their specified requirements, ensuring that assigned projects are delivered on time, within budget, in accordance with specifications and meeting regulatory and Health & Safety standards.
  • Take ownership and management role in assigned projects from project brief. Liaise with relevant stakeholders in project implementation to achieve project goals including – Operations Management, Health & Safety Department, Mechanical, Electrical and Environmental Engineers and external civil engineering service providers.
  • Prepare Civil Engineering Designs for site specific requirements. Develop and manage project budgets and schedules. Prepare preliminary health & safety plans, tender and contract documentation including specifications, bills of quantities and drawings. Complete tender assessments; participate in contract negotiations and in contractor selection. Propose and evaluate value engineering proposals.
  • Supervise project sites and manage contractors. Ensure that works are carried out in accordance with contract documents. Record work in progress. Ensure compliance with Health & Safety and Construction Regulations and Construction Quality Assurance. Assess interim and final accounts.
  • Assist clients with planning applications.
  • Prepare reports including monthly progress reports, minutes, cost reports, specified engineering works, construction quality assurance reports, validation reports, drainage and flooding reports.
  • Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to ensure delivery of own and the wider teams, objectives.

Qualifications/Skills

  • BE (Honours) in Civil Engineering (Level 8) or similar.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project.
  • Team player with ability to work on their own initiative.
  • Be flexible and prepared to work in any required areas.
  • A “can do” work ethic with excellent problem solving skills.
  • Be meticulous in attention to professional standards and details.
  • Work well under pressure and time constraints.
  • Have excellent organisational, co-ordination and communication skills.

Electrical Apprentices (1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th years)

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We are currently looking for 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th year Electrical Apprentices for Nationwide.

It’s a fantastic opportunity to get experience in a large dynamic company mentored by experts in their areas.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assemble, install, test and maintain electrical wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Adhere to all safety regulations.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Minimum O5 result in the Leaving Certificate Maths.
  • Up-to-date Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training.
  • Interest in Electrical work/systems.
  • Enthusiastic.
  • Good work ethic.
  • Safety focused.
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance record.

Electrical Apprentices – Waterford

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We are currently looking for 2nd, 3rd, 4th year Electrical Apprentices for our site in Waterford.

It’s a fantastic opportunity for young students to get experience in a large dynamic company mentored by experts in their areas.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Assemble, install, test and maintain electrical wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Adhere to all safety regulations.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Minimum O5 result in the Leaving Certificate Maths.
  • Up-to-date Safe Pass and Manual Handling Training.
  • Interest in Electrical work/systems.
  • Enthusiastic.
  • Good work ethic.
  • Safety focused.
  • Excellent time keeping and attendance record.

 

General Operatives

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We are currently seeking General Operatives for our sites located in South East and Dublin Region for an immediate start.

You will be assisting Electricians and other Crafts experts in the completion of their duties on site, ensuring the swift and smooth running of operations.

Responsibilities

  • Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Assisting the Electrical and Mechanical crafts people.
  • Working as part of the team to optimise the workloads.
  • Adhering to all company and site specific welfare and safety requirements and regulations.
  • Housekeeping duties on site.
  • Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.

Qualifications / Skills

  • Must have in date Manual Handling and Safe Pass training.
  • Previous experience in the construction industry would be an advantage.
  • Flexibility within role.
  • Excellent time keeping.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Proven safety record.

 

Site Administrator – Dublin

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We are currently looking for Site Administrator for the Dublin region.

Company Overview:

Suir Engineering is a leading provider of Electrical and Mechanical services, delivering tailored cutting-edge solutions for projects throughout Ireland, the UK, Europe and other locations across the globe.

With over 30 years of experience in fulfilling the needs of clients across a diverse range of sectors, including commercial, medical and health, manufacturing and industrial, science, technology and utilities, we are well equipped to address the engineering problems of modern industry.

Suir engineering works with Data Centres, Power Stations, Pharmaceutical, Renewable Energy Industry and Food and Beverage facilities.

The keystone of our business is our people. We strive to develop a business in which individual team members are valued, encouraged to embrace personal responsibility and grow to meet the demands of both our business and that of our customers. We believe that dedicated and invested staff produce better results – every time.

Overall Role Objective

The Site Administrator is responsible for all administrative tasks associated with a particular project as assigned by the Project Manager. They must ensure all tasks are performed accurately and on-time, to enable the smooth running of the project.

Key Responsibilities/Duties

  • Documentation Control – printing, logging and filing of plans.
  • Prepare weekly time sheets for all labour on site for Payroll.
  • Organise site inductions for all new hires.
  • Prepare purchase orders for site materials.
  • Organise courier deliveries.
  • Organise all site paperwork.
  • General administration and office based duties.

Qualifications/Skills

  • Minimum 2 years administration experience.
  • Experience in a similar role would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Attention to detail essential.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Ability to take instruction.
  • Time management skills.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • IT Skills required – Excel, Word, Email, Internet, Eida, and Adobe Acrobat Pro DC.

Start date January 2019.

Mechanical Foreman – Dublin

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We are currently seeking a Mechanical Foreman for our site in Ringsend, Dublin 4, for a start in November/December 2018.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Monitor, measure and record day to day performance.
  • Ensure quality of installation adheres to the plan and achieves the desired profit.
  • Ensure the desired Manager receives copies of all documents/drawings, catalogues and handbooks relating to the project.
  • Ensure the standard specifications for all jobs are continuously followed.
  • Assist Supervision in the development of the Project Programme.
  • Maintain stock control on site.
  • Assign packages of work to Charge-Hands in accordance with the project plan.
  • Review the performance of all staff under your control, keep accurate logs of all performance.
  • Liaise with the Planning Department on hours spent per activity.
  • Obtain client approval for all additional work prior to executing.
  • Maintain Client expectations at all times.
  • Maintain standards of safety and ensure all team members comply with Company’s Health, Safety & Environment procedures.
  • Follow and maintain Company standards of Quality in accordance with Company Quality System requirement.
  • Liaise with the HR department on any team based personnel issues

Qualifications / Skills

  • 1 years’ experience at Foreman level
  • experience in large diameter stainless pipe and plastic insulation
  • Proven track record of delivering construction projects to the end user to the highest quality with emphasis on safe and efficient construction at all times.
  • Proven experience of managing a team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills