Assistant Multi Skilled Technician

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Rail and transport
Functional Expertise
Salary Type
€36,340.92 EUR
Job ID

Job Description

Assistant Multi Skilled Technicians – Dublin

‘People Moving People’


Transdev is an international public transportation company with operations in 17 countries. Located in three Dublin depots, Transdev is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Luas light rail system.

The position is an excellent opportunity to join a growing, inclusive company that offers excellent job security, working conditions, salary, and benefits. International candidates moving to Ireland will receive relocation and accommodation assistance.

The company will provide you with full training if you come from another sector where you have gained relevant skills. It is an exciting opportunity to work with a diverse team of culturally diverse team members and an experienced and supportive management team.


The Roles

In the Light Rail Vehicle department (fleet), the Assistant to Multi-Skilled Technician (AMST) is responsible for assisting the Multi-skilled Technicians (MST) perform maintenance tasks on the vehicles. 


  • Main duties will include but are not limited to; supporting MST’s and MTM in achieving production plans by shunting trams within depot limits, operating forklifts, gantry cranes, lifting equipment, travelling between depots to deliver / collect parts as required by MTM’s, workshop and stores upkeep, washing and preparation of parts such as bogies, and assisting Depot Manager in closing out Depot Safety / Quality tour actions
  • Maintain Depot Stores by collecting parts requested from other depots and storing them appropriately. Accept deliveries into the depot and storing and recording parts delivered as per company standards: delivery Notes, repair loop parts, goods in, goods out, etc. Assisting Stores Department with Stock level checks / investigating discrepancies. Assisting and recording allocation of parts as per MTM, MST, Depot manager requests. Assisting stores with refilling of Workshop Kanban’s. Process weekly delivery of repair / overhaul items to Repair Bay or other vendors
  • To provide maintenance related support activities to assist the MST’s meet production requirements in accordance with specified company Quality and Health & Safety Procedures
  • Follow all established company and safety procedures, good housekeeping practices and utilise safety / depot equipment as required
  • Participate fully in all training courses provided in an aim to become competent to the required level as to fulfil the duties of this position
  • Attend and participate in daily Start of Shift / End of Shift briefing sessions and assist experienced staff as part of your future development
  • Erecting Scaffold towers and working at height will be required for this role
  • Ensure that you comply and make yourself available for all training as offered by the company
  • To adopt the Ways of Working (WOW) Behaviours in your day to day working, as per Transdev Guidelines
  • To undertake any other duties as specified by the Fleet Lead Technician, Maintenance Team Manager or Depot Manager.


  • Leaving Certificate
  • Safety Awareness
  • Superb attention to detail and drive to deliver to the highest standards
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Working to strict deadlines
  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • Sense of urgency.  Approaches all tasks with a view to completing them in the most efficient and effective manner, while bearing in mind the target timeframe
  • Working as part of a team with 2 years’ experience
  • Proven ability to deliver set objectives on time
  • Adaptability and Flexibility is essential
  • Experience working in Motor trade / Warehouse background desirable


Working hours: Monday to Sunday (39hr Contract) – 07.00 – 18.10 on a 4 day on / 4 day off shift rotation. Weekend Work applies.

Work location: The main location will be Broombridge. But you could be assigned to one of the 3 LUAS depots. Travel between the depots is to be expected

 Job Type: 12 month fixed term contract 

Location: Dublin

Salary Scale: €36.340,92 per year (including shift allowances)

Benefits: Excellent benefits befitting of an international company include health insurance, pension, sick pay, 22 days holiday, annual salary increments, free parking, flexible shift patterns, overtime rate (double pay), company events.

Due to the urgency of these roles, priority will be given to candidates within the EU/Common travel area.