Maintenance Electrician, Slane, Co. Meath and Rathdowney, Co. Laois

We are currently seeking a Maintenance Electrician to work across two of our sites - Slane, Co. Meath and Rathdowney, Co.Laois. 


  • To manage the full electrical works & trouble shooting of the site and equipment.
  • Lead the site preventative electrical programme & manage scheduling.
  • Carry out work orders in a timely and safe manner while maintaining adherence & full compliance with company procedures
  • Responsibility to upload all job details onto a hand held mobile field technology device on completion.
  • The ability to test, inspect and certificate your own installations.
  • Responsibility for explaining system procedures to site management
  • Develop in-depth working knowledge of all site electrical equipment
  • Complete all work order form & paperwork in full
  • Follow all Health and Safety Rules and Regulations in the Site.
  • To complete training and review of SOPs on compliance


  • A high level of competency in electrical work / electrical engineering, with a minimum of 3 years post apprenticeship experience.
  • Experience of machines & process equipment, controls & automation.
  • Experience in electrical & mechanical installations & maintenance.
  • Can demonstrate good communication, both written & oral skills which meet the requirements of the job in full.
  • Good mental ability to logically follow a line of thought for problem solving
  • Holds a full driving licence.
  • Ability to work on their own initiative, with minimum supervision, as well as part of a team.
  • Has a flexible approach to working hours (shift work, overtime and on call).

(We reserve the right to expand on the above criteria to facilitate shortlisting)


•Supervisory or Apprentice development experience


All candidates must be flexible and prepared to work additional hours when required to meet customer demand.

Closing date for application is 5pm 29th June 2018

To apply please send your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Or for confidential enquiries contact Pamela Walsh, Talent Acquisition Manager, 087-3370101

Dawn Meats are an equal opportunity employer