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Opportunities Bulletin

Download our Opportunities Bulletin with information on all current Waterford jobs, Education, Training and Scheme opportunities here: Jobs and Opportunities 20.08.19

Chef - The Spinnaker Bar & Restaurant, Dunmore, Waterford

Updated 20th August 2019

The Spinnaker Bar and Restaurant in Dunmore East are looking to employ two Chefs, one being a Sous Chef. Both positions are full time and are immediate starts.
The rate of pay is negotiable depending experience.

To Apply: Please send your CV to Niall at

Retail Supervisor – Screwfix, Waterford

Updated 19th August 2019

Screwfix Trade Counter Waterford
Up to – 22,000 Euro (EUR)
Closing date: 01/Sep/19

Screwfix are coming to Waterford and they are looking for people to join their team
As a Trade Supervisor you’ll show your team how it’s done as you take your first step on the Screwfix management ladder. It’ll be fast. It’ll be challenging. But it’ll also be rewarding.

• Experienced in retail and confident in managing a small team, looking to take your career to the next level
• Always thinking about people, you put your customers and your team first
• Passionate about customer service and how this translates into sales, you love delivering memorable service to keep your customers happy
• Friendly, flexible and hard-working (yet you still know how to make work fun!)

For full details see:

Retail Assistant – Screwfix, Waterford

Updated 19th August 2019

Screwfix Trade Counter Waterford
Up to – 17,000 Euro (EUR)
Closing date: 06/Sep/19

Screwfix are coming to Waterford and are looking for great people to join the team.
As a Service Assistant you’ll give Screwfix customers first-class service.

• Passionate about retail, looking to work in a company with scope to progress. It’ll be fast, it’ll be challenging, but it will also be rewarding
• A great communicator who loves to help
• Amazing at delivering winning customer service, Screwfix always put customers first
• Really positive with a can-do attitude and no-nonsense approach. Their training will help you with the rest

For full details see:

Ground workers - Tony Kirwan Civil Engineering, Waterford

Updated 17th August 2019

Groundworkers required for ongoing projects in Waterford City and surrounding areas.

Experience in pipelaying, paths and kerbing desirable.

Similar positions available in Tipperary

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Sales Advisor – Waterford

Updated 16th August 2019

Key duties & responsibilities include:
Working within a busy, fast-paced environment handling Sales and Retention inbound and outbound calls for New & Existing Customers.
Demonstrate a strong customer focus by maintaining a high level of engagement with customers and ensuring all customer service standards are met.
Multi-task by managing calls while also recording all on-going customer contacts and sales activity.
Meeting and exceeding individual targets and ensuring all service levels are met.
Keep informed of relevant products and services, industry trends and competitor activities
Developing and maintaining effective working relationships within the team and with all internal departments.

What are we looking for?
Excellent communication skills & attention to detail.
Excellent computer skills & proven administration skills.
Ideally a Third Level Qualification or 1 to 2 years’ experience in a Customer Service / Sales role.
Ability to work in a target driven environment and results focused.
An individual with a strong customer focus.
Enthusiastic, can-do attitude. Team player.
Highly motivated & committed to the delivery of first-class customer service.
Must be an Accredited Product Advisor (APA / CIP or Dip PMI) or willing to undertake same.

Location: Southeast

Shift rotation – Working Hours 8am – 10pm – One Saturday every four weeks
Salary – 23,000 – 25,000 + Commission + Private healthcare

For full details:

Catering Assistant - Corporate Catering, Waterford City

Updated 16th August 2019

CCSL Team is growing. They are taking applications now for fulltime, part time and relief Catering Assistants in Waterford city area

The roles are mainly Monday – Friday with some requirement for weekend work.
Immediate start. Daytime hours with early evening finish. Own transport for some of these roles is required due to location.

Assist with Food Preparation & Front of house presentation
Previous experience is an advantage
You should be flexible in your hours of work and working in different premises
Working Knowledge of busy sandwich bar an advantage
Till experience required

For full details see:

Full Time Truck Driver – McCarthy’s Homevalue, Tramore, Waterford

Updated 15th August 2019

Applicants must have:
Full Clean C Rigid Truck Licence
Up to date CPC’s & Driver Card
Experience using Truck mounted Crane is an advantage
Good knowledge of local areas
Good communication skills
Work as part of a Team

This job will include multi-drop deliveries, manual handling and coal deliveries

To Apply: Please email CV & Cover Letter to

Clerical Staff – Bell Transport & Logistics Ltd, Waterford

Updated 15th August 2019

Full time positions available, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Office experience is desirable but not necessary as full training will be given.
The roles may suit recently graduated Business or Accounting students.
Salary negotiable depending on experience.

To apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to

Customer Agent, (Full Time) – Eishtec, Waterford

Updated 15th August 2019

Would you like to further develop your customer service skills within a supportive and successful organisation? Eishtec are currently accepting applications for highly motivated customer agents. This could be the right opportunity for you to acquire high quality experience that will take your career to the next level.

Your New Role:
Deal with customer queries promptly and efficiently, and in accordance with company procedures.
Process all incoming contact from customers and manage all requests.
Interact with a diverse customer base.
Inputting and accessing data within multiple systems.
Perform all duties in an efficient, professional and courteous manner at all times.
Maintain an up-to-date level of product and procedure knowledge by being attentive to and acting upon information advised.
Ensure that all inbound and outbound documentation is processed correctly and in a timely manner.
Adhere to data protection laws.
Advise customers of the products and services and match the best options to suit their individual needs.
Working closely with your team to achieve targets and goals and supporting each other in all aspects of the job.
Ad hoc administrative duties such as data tracking, data mining, back office duties

What you’ll need to succeed:
Previous customer service experience is an advantage, but not essential as full training will be provided.
Listening skills.
Strong customer service orientation.
Excellent problem-solving abilities and strong communication skills.
Empathetic with the ability to communicate in a caring and friendly manner.
Attention to detail.
Flexibility & ability to use one’s initiative.
Comfortable working with computers.
Strong team spirit with passion and drive to help users and deliver the best in customer service.
Fluency in written and spoken English.

For full details see:

Tutor - Adult Educator - DSI Waterford/ South Kilkenny

Updated 14th August 2019

Part time, term time only for Works Skills Programme

What can you do for DSI?
You can use your enthusiasm, experience and expertise to teach adults with Down syndrome who want to continue into further education and employment.

Job Description:
To deliver and monitor DSI adult education programmes, including administering assessments and maintaining student records.
To differentiate materials and topics ensuring that everyone can learn at their own level.
To ensure a respectful adult environment is maintained. To supervise teacher assistants.

Person Specification:
Must have a qualification in Education & Experience in Teaching Adults

Registered with teaching council of Ireland
Knowledge and understanding of issues associated with Down syndrome.
Experience in working with people with disabilities and their families.

How to Apply: Applications by e mail only with CV & Cover letter to by the 30th of August. Start Date mid-September 2019

Store Person - Tom Geraghty Tyre Service Ltd, Waterford

Updated 8th August 2019

Geraghty’s are looking for suitable applicants to fill the following permanent position.

Store Person

Applicants must be willing to work in a fast placed environment.
Good communication skills required and be willing to work as part of team.

For full details see:

Qualified Tyre Fitter & Trainee Tyre Fitter - Tom Geraghty Tyre Service Ltd, Waterford

Updated 8th August 2019

Geraghty’s are looking for suitable applicants to fill the following permanent positions.

Qualified Tyre Fitter
Must be over 25 years of age with full clean Drivers Licence.

Trainee Tyre Fitter
No experience required as full training will be provided.

For full details see:

Senior & Junior Sales Executives and Car Valetors - PM Tyre & Auto Centre, Cork Road, Waterford

Updated 8th August 2019

PM Tyre & Auto Centre Cork Road Waterford is recruiting for both a Senior and Junior Sales executives to join its local family run team, with full discretion assured.

PM Tyre & Auto Centre is also recruiting for car Valetors.

To Apply: For all positions email

General Operative - Waterford Insulation

Updated 25th July 2019

Waterford Insulation has openings for a number of General Operative positions working on Energy Efficiency Projects. You will be working as part of team installing energy efficiency upgrades in residential homes. Driving Licence essential – rates of pay in accordance with CIF.

Attributes Required:
• Capacity to learn
• Willing to work overtime
• Team player
• Ideally requires clean full driving licence
• Punctual.

Experience while preferred is not essential and training will be provided. A Valid Safe Pass Card and Manual Handling Certificate are required for this position and full clean driving licence.

For full details see:

Work from Home Customer Support – eBay, Nationwide

Updated 28th July 2019

Job Summary
Working at home, you will interact and provide customer support to eBay’s UK and Irish sellers and buyers. You’ll be their customer’s first point of contact, solving their problems, in the quickest, simplest, easiest way possible and make them feel great about eBay along the way. You will be representing eBay in such a way that customers are blown away by the service you provide. They are looking for dynamic, passionate, creative, autonomous and technically savvy people. If you love to listen to customers and enjoy problem-solving, then this may be the job for you. Your journey with eBay will begin with a comprehensive training program on eBay’s products, technology and performance targets. After your initial training, you will be required to reach proficiency in your targets. Going forward you will participate in the ongoing training and upskilling, to set you up for a long-term career with eBay.

• Be a customer advocate making customers feel great about eBay
• Answer a high volume of calls from eBay customers and take ownership of resolving their queries (ask your Recruiter about the types of calls)
• Provide up-selling, cross-selling and account retention services as needed
• Excel at learning through virtual training programs and self-learning to keep growing your eBay knowledge – ETC

For full details and to apply see:

Care Assistant – Home Instead Senior Care Waterford

Updated 25th July 2019

Home Instead Senior Care are currently recruiting for Care Assistant’s (CareGivers) across Waterford City and County. Previous experience as a carer is desirable, but not essential. The role is very hands-on and would include areas such as providing companionship, preparing/cooking meals, right through to personal care to include assisting with showering etc.

The roles are part-time so would especially suit anyone looking for something flexible, and the hours available will largely depend on your own availability.
A full driving licence and access to your own transport is required, as is a QQI Level 5 in Healthcare (or working towards this), however, Home Instead can also provide access to QQI training programmes if you so wish.

For full details and to apply see:

General Operator – Integer, New Ross

Updated 20th July 2019

Integer – New Ross (formally Lake Region Medical) are hiring for a number of general operatives.

Leaving Cert or equivalent is required. Applicants must be 18 years of age or over. Previous manufacturing experience would be an advantage but not essential. Fluent English is also required, both written and spoken

For all Integer vacancies see:

Qualified Motor Mechanic – AF Auto Services, Waterford

Updated 20th July 2019

Due to continued expansion, AF Auto Services in Waterford are looking to hire a fully qualified Motor Mechanic. Experience with electrics and diagnostics is essential.

The position is full time and permanent. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday only, open from 8.30am to 5.30 pm daily.

Excellent remuneration package for the right candidate. Great working conditions in this busy, non-franchise motor garage.

To Apply: Please send CV to

Manufacturing Team Member/Operator – Nypro, Waterford, Ireland

Updated 20th July 2019

Jabil (Nypro) are looking to recruit manufacturing team members

Perform Direct Fulfillment manufacturing processes to ensure on time shipments of a quality product. To work in an efficient manner and maximize output.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
· Manually assemble a system using torque drivers and hardware, to a predetermined volume.
· Functionally test a completed system according to work processes.
· Pull necessary material from flow racks and bin locations.
· Perform back flush operations on the computer operating systems.
· Conduct physical inventory in the designated area.
· Maintaining 5S order and cleanliness at all times.
· New Product Development – Review all assembly documentation. – ETC

High school diploma or equivalent required; and six months related experience and/or training. Must be able to obtain and maintain all required job related certifications.

For full details and to apply see:

Customer Solutions Specialist – Emerald Contact Centre, Portlaw, Co Waterford

Updated 20th July 2019

Emerald Contact Centre (ECC) are recruiting Customer Solutions Specialists who are responsible for providing quality customer sales and service via phone by utilizing exceptional communication skills.

Job Responsibilities:
•Uses existing procedures to solve routine or standard customer inquiries; receives instruction, guidance and direction from others as needed;
•Navigate through appropriate customer service systems and tools in a timely manner while servicing the customer (CRM application is the primary tool);
•Maintain quality scores and call centre metrics;
•Inform customers of promotions and new or upgraded products;
•Explain product options and related charges clearly and concisely;
•Maintain a high level of first call resolution and quality assurance.

Requirements & Competencies:
•1-2 year’s prior customer service experience – essential
•Leaving Certificate (or equivalent)
•Strong verbal communications skills including diction, grammar and tone – essential
•Ability effectively and clearly communicate with customers under circumstances requiring tact and diplomacy
•Self-motivated, upbeat, consultative demeanour, combined with a high energy level
•Ability to handle confidential information
•Ability to navigate multiple applications / systems in several environments.

They have PART TIME & FULL TIME positions open and offer a competitive salary to the right candidate.

To Apply: Please send CV’s to

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