Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1404506

 Job Description

Responsible for planned and breakdown maintenance on production plant and equipment.

Mechatricians (Mech/19/1)


The successful candidates will be responsible for planned and breakdown maintenance on production plant and equipment.


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Have served either:

– a Mechatronic or Electrical apprenticeship in a manufacturing / production setting OR

– a Mechatronic or Electrical apprenticeship in any setting plus at least 3 years’ post-apprenticeship experience in a manufacturing / production environment.

  • Be prepared to work and train in both mechanical and electrical disciplines.


While not essential it would be advantageous that applicants:

  • Have a minimum of an NVQ 3 in engineering (or equivalent qualification)
  • Can demonstrate experience and proven ability of maintaining plant and equipment in a high volume production environment
  • Have working experience of PLCs, controls, robotics, hydraulics & pneumatics.



These positions will be on a dayshift pattern but applicants must be prepared to be flexible should the business needs require it e.g. prepared to work shifts.


The Dunmurry plant employs around 580 people, with over 60% of our workforce having over 10 years’ service and 68% of the current management team having been recruited internally.  We offer:

  • ·         a competitive salary and benefits package starting at £28,502 p.a. and increasing according to skill level to £30,847 p.a. (both of these figures are inclusive of 3.5 hours of guaranteed overtime weekly)
  • ·         the opportunity to develop skills and advance with a well-established and progressive company. 


Applicants can access an application pack using one of the following methods:

  • via the application link or
  • by requesting an application form at the following email address: recruit@, quoting reference number Mech/19/1.


Completed application forms must be returned no later than 5.00pm on Monday 29th April 2019. 


Applications will only be accepted via completed application Forms.

Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted




Linamar Light Metals is an Equal Opportunity Employer.