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Job Title:                     Mechanics


Based:                          Ballymount and Naas


Reporting to: Engineering Manager


Purpose:  The role of the Mechanic is to support the preventative maintenance and vehicle examination team, ensuring the availability and reliability of a roadworthy fleet of vehicles to achieve operational requirements


Key Responsibilities and tasks


  • Performing regular inspection of vehicles including diagnosing faults
  • Rectifying faults and avoiding reoccurrence
  • Maintaining vehicles to the required legal and company standards
  • Ensuring all relevant documentation and established maintenance regimes are adhered to
  • Working as an integral member of the preventative maintenance team and display self-initiative and team work.
  • Working to complete all tasks required to achieve Peak Vehicle Requirement (PVR)
  • Liaising effectively with Operational staff and other Engineering colleagues


Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Quality repair and preventative maintenance skills 
  • Ability to understand and execute training and instruction 
  • Ability to operate safely in a workshop environment 
  • Relevant engineering qualification
  • Min 1 year of working experience in the related field
  • Clean and valid PSV driving licence 
  • Ability to work autonomously 
  • Decision maker 
  • Good communicator  
  • Clear and concise written skills 
  • Organised and efficient 
  • Positive attitude to safety



This job description is a guide only. Any omission from this job description does not in any way imply that it is not part of the required duties. Employees are expected to comply with the instructions of any Company Official. Go-Ahead Ireland is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce