Mechanical Engineer

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Company Name

Shortt Stainless Steel

Job Hours

Full Time

Target Discipline


Company Address


Company Email

[email protected]

Operating Sector

Engineering, Manufacturing and Production

Qualification Level

Honours Degree

Job Description

Company Profile

Shortt Stainless Steel is Ireland’s largest integrated Stainless Steel Service Centre providing a complete range of raw materials as well as additional value added processing services to a broad spectrum of industries including Dairy, Food Processing, Pharmaceutical, Environmental – Water treatment, Brewing & Architectural.

Established in 1976, we currently employ 110 employees across three locations; Limerick, Dublin & Lisburn.  Our manufacturing and warehouse distribution centre based in Limerick,  provides high quality stainless steel Fabrication and Precision Profiling services using the latest laser cutting technologies, such as Flatbed Fiber Laser, Water jet & Tubular Laser.  

Due to on-going demand for our products and services, we are recruiting Mechanical Engineers to join our growing Engineering team. 



Mechanical Engineers contribute significantly to the Precision Profile and General Fabrication functions through the provision of practical engineering services and supports aligned to the company’s business development goals.


Key Responsibilities:

* Interfacing with customers delivering real value for money technical engineering solutions

* Customer relationship management inclusive of key account performance management 

* Price estimation and co-ordination of Precision Profile / Mechanical Fabrication projects

* Project scheduling and resource planning aligned to meet customer requirements


Skills / Experience:

* Be technically minded with a proven ability to problem solve in a mechanical engineering environment

* Proven ability to use 2D, 3D modelling software applications

* Be flexible, dynamic with excellent interpersonal skills

* Excellent verbal and strong written communication skills

* Strong time management skills with the ability to deliver projects on time within budget

* Degree qualification in Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Technology 


Personal Attributes:

* Possess a strong work ethic with a “can do” attitude

* Be highly motivated with the ability to work well as part of a team

* Ability to work on own initiative

* Ability over time to manage multiple projects of varying complexity

* Passionate and enthusiastic about driving mechanical engineering solutions

We promote a culture of learning, training and equal opportunity for all employees within a safe working environment.  


How to apply; Please forward CV by email to [email protected] referencing Mechanical Engineering in the subject title.  

How To Apply

CV and covering letter by email