Galway Bay Golf Resort in Rinville, Oranmore, Co. Galway and a long established construction firm, Greenway Properties are seeking to attract an experienced and qualified Plant Fitter/Mechanic.

The Plant Fitter/Mechanic will repair and maintain a range of construction plant and Golf Resort equipment. Minimum experience after qualification is one year. This role reports to the Equipment Manager in the Mechanic Department.

Key Deliverable & Responsibility

  • This role involves carrying out effective services, inspection, maintenance, and repair work on equipment at any of our locations.
  • Fault finding and repair of petrol/diesel engine construction equipment.
  • The ability to identify parts needed for repair and maintenance of equipment and liaise with the appropriate suppliers for ordering.
  • Diagnose specific fault issues and action appropriately.
  • Support the roles of others ensuring administration, paperwork and timesheets are completed effectively and on time as and when required.
  • Responsible for adherence to the Company Health & Safety policy.
  • Competence in the use of schematic drawings and identifying electronic faults in equipment.
  • Maintain an effective and detailed record of works on plant and equipment.

Repair and Maintenance of:

  • Tracked Vehicles
  • Small two-Stroke Engines
  • Mobile hydraulic Systems
  • Single Cylinder diesel engines
  • Mobile air compressors
  • Torque- Converters
  • Power-Shift transmissions
  • Golf Course Equipment and Plant
  • Mobile Air Conditioning (Mac) Systems (Discuss and demonstrate best practice for handling of F gases storage cylinders, the safe recovery and disposal of F gas. Perform full servicing of an air conditioning system of an automotive vehicle to include leak detection, recovery, vacuum, and refill. (Regulation No. 842/2006 of the European Parliament and the council of 17 of May 2006 in relation to the air conditioning systems of automotive vehicles (MACs)

Servicing, repair, and overhaul of:

  • Electrical Systems, Brake systems
  • Transmissions
  • Suspension Systems
  • Diesel Fuel Systems
  • Petrol Fuel System
  • Steering
  • Engines
  • Safety Procedures


  • Must be a Qualified Construction Plant Fitter 
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience working as a Plant fitter or mechanic.
  • Interpretation And application of data
  • Computers Skills
  • Report writing
  • Team Player
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written. Good Communication Skills
  • Full, clean driving licence (Essential)
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.
  • Proven ability to work without supervision, using your own initiative, or within a team.

COVID-19 precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided.
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection, or cleaning procedures in place