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Job Vacancy - Mechanic / Fitter


About Us:
McElmeel Mobility Services are a Market Leader in adaptation, conversion and supply of vehicles for disabled drivers and passengers. Based three miles outside the City of Armagh, we supply converted and adapted vehicles across Ireland and the UK.  Established in 1950 and the oldest converter in our industry, McElmeel Mobility is a third generation Family run business, built upon our core values of innovation and excellent customer service.

The Role:

The Mechanic/Fitter will be responsible for the servicing and maintenance of the company hire fleet, conducting repairs on customer vehicles and fitting adaptations for disabled drivers and passengers.

  • be accountable for H&S requirements in your work area, ensuring you work in a safe work environment through maintaining H&S procedure and ensuring staff work in a safe manner,
  • be responsible for the correct use of personal protective equipment  as per the company PPE policy, 
  • be responsible for the correct operation of all power tools and ensure all tools are looked after and maintained,
  • be responsible for the servicing and maintenance of the Company hire fleet, 
  • diagnose vehicles based on observational and mechanical testing as well as information provided by the customer, 
  • repair customer vehicles based on the diagnosed issues,
  • be responsible for fitting vehicle adaptations, including hand controls, left foot accelerators, steering aids, pedal guards, boot hoists and roof top boxes.
  • conduct repairs aiming for maximum reliability,
  • take responsibility for all work you carry out, ensuring that it is complete to the required standard,
  • ensure all job cards are completed with the required information and are signed off before being passed to the office, 
  • complete any call out repairs at the request of the workshop manager, ensuring parts are available to complete a full repair when onsite,   
  • test drive vehicles after repairs are complete to ensure mechanical soundness and determine whether any other problems exist, 
  • liaise with customers who arrive onsite, ensuring repairs are completed to a high standard, provide customer with a detailed overview on their repair, and ensure they are happy before leaving.
  • ensure your workstation is clean and tidy at all times, that all toolboxes/trolleys are stored away in designated area at the end of each shift,
  • carry out any other duties within the department as requested by the workshop manager.

The Ideal Candidate

  • 3+years relevant experience,
  • Full driving licence,
  • Mechanical fitting experience,
  • Highly organised, 
  • Confident, collaborative and possess a "can-do" approach,
  • Excellent time management.

Please contact McElmeel Mobility Services Ltd for an application form on 02837525333 ext. 215 or email your CV to

Closing Date is Friday 5th August 2022 at 4.30pm

McElmeel Mobility Services Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

*Offer of employment is subject to successful completion of 6 months probationary period*

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