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Trainee Service Engineer (Gas Detection Systems)

Trainee Service Engineer (Gas Detection Systems)

Shorcontrol Safety operates in the area of personal safety for company employees across a wide range of business sectors. Our business involves the sale and service of both portable & fixed gas detection systems.

We are currently looking to recruit a Trainee Service Engineer to carry out the calibration of portable instruments both in our workshop in Naas, Co Kildare and on occasion at our clients’ premises throughout Ireland.  The trainee will also assist in commissioning and calibration of fixed gas systems on the client’s site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Calibration and repair of portable gas instruments.
  • Service of Working at Heights and Access equipment
  • Assist in commissioning, installation, servicing and repairing our range of fixed gas detection systems
  • Service of Breathing Apparatus


  • Trained mechanical or electrical engineer/electrician
  • IT literate.
  • Strong technical, diagnostic and repair skills​

Personal Attributes:

  • Well organised, with good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Self motivated.
  • Positive attitude.

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