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Mechanical Fitter

Job Location:Cork City


Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them. 

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role: Mechanical Fitter fault finding and problem solving on Shift Work

Main Responsibilities:

Machine Fault finding, repair and problem solving

Hydraulics and pneumatic maintenance

Continuous improvement throughout the plant

Welding/Fabrication maintenance

Performs repairs of all buildings and equipment.

Performs preventive maintenance procedures on building and equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects checks and replaces e.g. bearings, seals, etc.

Inspects boiler; treats water with proper chemicals.

Calibrates and repairs pneumatic systems.

Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures by recording data which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems.

Installation of new equipment; new services, during projects; replaces and repairs existing equipment as needed.

Skill in reading and following blueprints and assembly instructions.

Who we are looking for:

Good communication skills/team work.

Technical Aptitude.



Positive Attitude.

Problem Solving Skills

Mechanical Fitter apprenticeship qualifications (MAMF) – Necessity (Machine shop experience)


Technician Automation and Control

 CMM, Computerised Maintenance Systems (SAP) is an advantage

Computer literacy. 

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world. 

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