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Mobile Service Engineer (Harbour Cranes)

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Ireland (Field Based)

Hours: 8 hour days -40 hours per week standard(1.5x rate for next 4 hours then double rate) First 4 hours on Saturdays @ 1.5 then X2. Door to door pay.

Salary: €40,000 – €50,000 per annum depending on experience + Van & Benefits

Company/ Position

Due to continued growth, my client is currently recruiting for a Multi Skilled Mobile Service Engineer with knowledge in both electrical and mechanical, to join their business on a permanent basis.

My client is a world leading company in the manufacture and serving of material handling equipment working on some of the largest harbour cranes in Ireland.

Example of Responsibilities

  • Carry out servicing, inspection, and repair of harbour mobile cranes.
  • Diagnose and repair hydraulic, electrical and diesel engine faults (24Vdc and 220-240Vac)
  • Work to reasonable deadlines, managing own time accordingly.
  • Follow manufacturer guidelines and recommendations.
  • Maintain a healthy and safe working environment.
  • Ensure all paperwork is in order.
  • Build and maintain a professional relationship with customers.
  • Follow company quality assurance guidelines.
  • Promote company business through a professional image.
  • Proactively seek new opportunities to develop personal skills.

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Relevant experience with heavy plant machinery is essential
  • NFQ Level 6/NVQ Level 3 equivalent is desirable
  • Ability to work at heights.
  • Knowledge of harbour mobile crane systems would be beneficial
  • Excellent technical, problem solving and diagnostic skills.
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality.
  • A valid driving license and access to a vehicle
  • Ability to travel.


This is an excellent opportunity to join an ever-growing business, with great career prospects. Please apply today to be considered for this role.

Keywords: Service Engineer, Mobile Engineer, Crane Engineer, Harbour Cranes, Electrical Engineer, CANBUS, Plant Engineer, Hydraulic, Heavy Plant Fitter, Plant Fitter


    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Waterford
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £40000 - £50000