Apprentice Construction Plant Fitters

We are currently seeking suitable candidates who wish to serve a full four year Solas Construction Plant Fitting Apprenticeship. Opportunities are available at our locations in Co. Kildare and Co. Meath.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Maintenance and repair of engines, transmissions, hydraulic systems and small plant.
  • Maintenance and repair of the washing plant, screeners & crushers.
  • Duties will include, fault finding and diagnosing, inspecting and repairing, servicing and maintaining.
  • Duties will also include maintenance and repair of tracked vehicles, mobile hydraulic systems and single cylinder diesel engines.
  • Servicing repair and overhaul of brake systems, diesel fuel systems and steering.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum of 5 passes in Junior Cert Certificate.

Skills & Abilities

  • Strong diagnostic abilities.
  • Computer literate.
  • Effective written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong report writing skills.
  • Strong planning & organisation skills.
  • Previous experience in welding / fabrication an advantage.
  • Strong planning & organisational skills.

Character & Personal Qualities

  • Reliable.
  • A team player with flexibility.
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
  • Excellent time keeping skills.
  • Have a keen interest in Plant maintenance.

Must have own transport as our sites are not accessible by public transport. On-site parking available.

All applications to

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