Heavy Vehicle Mechanics

Published on Friday, July 10, 2020

Get your hands dirty with Dublin Bus

We are looking for qualified heavy vehicle mechanics to join our engineering team. 

With a fleet of over 1000 buses to maintain, our mechanics are at the core of our organisation. They are experienced and passionate, and we want you to join them.

We offer an attractive payment package, with great earning opportunities and excellent employee benefits.

Applicants must meet minimum requirements for the role and shortlisting will apply.

Applicants must have

  • National Craft Certificate for the trade of Heavy/light Vehicle Mechanic awarded by SOLAS/Department of Education following the successful completion of a recognised SOLAS apprenticeship
  • Advanced Certificate – Craft awarded by FETAC following the successful completion of a recognised SOLAS apprenticeship 
  • A clean driving licence (category C minimum, category D desirable)
  • Be over 21 years (to comply with D licence regulation) 
  • Fluent spoken and written English


  • 8 point salary scale from €692.78 to €823.73 per week. Enhanced earning opportunities available for mechanics on shift relief (up to 40% of basic pay).


  • Company pension scheme or a PRSA pension scheme 
  • Subsidised medical scheme 
  • Free bus travel  
  • Concessionary rail travel

To Apply Online follow the below 3 steps

  1. Right click on this Application form and save the form to your desktop.
  2. Ensure you have the latest version of Adobe Reader to fill out the form.
  3. Submit your completed application form using the submit button at the end of the form or email it to jobs@dublinbus.ie  and please put Heavy Vehicle Mechanic in the subject line.

The online form must be completed in full or it will not be processed.

Closing date Friday 31 December, 2021. 

Dublin Bus is an equal opportunities employer.

*Data retention and your legal rights
Applicant CVs will be kept for one year in the event of new vacancies arising. To exercise your rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), including the right to be forgotten, please email dataprotection@dublinbus.ie

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