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Industrial Maintenance Electrician

At Kilkenny Limestone we’re looking for an experienced Industrial Maintenance Electrician.

  • Due to ongoing production expansion, Kilkenny Limestone is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Electrician primarily based at the Old Leighlin Quarry, but from time to time to work across our two other sites at Kellymount, Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny, and Holdensrath, Co. Kilkenny 

    • Responsibilities: 

      • Install, carry out inspection, testing, repairs and installation works of electrical installations to current regulations and standards as required by the company. 
      • Perform both complex and routine diagnostics on a range of electrical issues, utilising wiring schematics, drawings, diagrams and technical manuals. 
      • To actively do routine maintenance and repairs on all equipment that is required. 
      • Work closely with maintenance team and provide any feedback and information that is required for the smooth running of the company. 
      • Follow the company’s Health & Safety regulations and to document any information that is required when performing risk assessments. 
      • Ensure that high quality product can be produced on a daily basis without any deviations affecting this. 
      • Participate in Safety and Environmental training programmes and initiatives. Adhere to safe working practices as set out by the Safety Statement and other company safety rules. 
      • Maintaining compliance with site procedures and policies.

      • Knowledge and experience of working within a manufacturing/maintenance industry. 
      • Strong fault finding / problem solving skills essential. 
      • Good reporting and communication skills essential. 
      • Understanding of electrical drawings. 
      • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy. 
      • Responds positively to changing circumstances and priorities. 
      • Strong team player. 
      • High level of organisational and multi-tasking skills.  

We have 3 quarries at Kilkenny Limestone

  • Holdensrath Quarry, which is near Kilkenny City, just out from the Tullarone road, near the former airstrip.
  • Kellymount Quarry, which is just outside of Paulstown, Kilkenny, off J7 at the motorway
  • Old Leighlin Quarry, which is located less than 1km outside of Old Leighlin, Carlow.

Kilkenny Limestone Quarries Ltd is part of Brachot, which is a Belgium-owned leading specialist in the extraction and processing of natural stone world wide.