Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Kilkenny Limestone Quarries, Ireland



At Kilkenny Limestone we’re looking for an experienced Industrial Maintenance Electrician. Due to ongoing production expansion, Kilkenny Limestone is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Electrician primarily based at the Old Leighlin Quarry, but from time to time to work across our two other sites at Kellymount, Paulstown, Co. Kilkenny, and Holdensrath, Co. Kilkenny.


  • Install, carry out inspection, testing, repairs and installation works of electrical installations to current regulations and standards as required by the company. 

  • Perform both complex and routine diagnostics on a range of electrical issues, utilising wiring schematics, drawings, diagrams and technical manuals. 

  • To actively do routine maintenance and repairs on all equipment that is required. 

  • Work closely with maintenance team and provide any feedback and information that is required for the smooth running of the company. 

  • Follow the company’s Health & Safety regulations and to document any information that is required when performing risk assessments. 

  • Ensure that high quality product can be produced on a daily basis without any deviations affecting this. 

  • Participate in Safety and Environmental training programmes and initiatives. Adhere to safe working practices as set out by the Safety Statement and other company safety rules. 

  • Maintaining compliance with site procedures and policies.


  • Knowledge and experience of working within a manufacturing/maintenance industry. 

  • Strong fault finding / problem solving skills essential. 

  • Good reporting and communication skills essential. 

  • Understanding of electrical drawings. 

  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy. 

  • Responds positively to changing circumstances and priorities. 

  • Strong team player. 

  • High level of organisational and multi-tasking skills. 

We have 3 quarries at Kilkenny Limestone

  • Holdensrath Quarry, which is near Kilkenny City, just out from the Tullarone road, near the former airstrip.

  • Kellymount Quarry, which is just outside of Paulstown, Kilkenny, off J7 at the motorway

  • Old Leighlin Quarry, which is located less than 1km outside of Old Leighlin, Carlow.

Kilkenny Limestone Quarries Ltd is part of Brachot, which is a Belgium-owned leading specialist in the extraction and processing of natural stone world wide.

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