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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 19.02.2019

Electronics Repair Technician - Egeplast Ireland, Waterford

Updated 15th February 2019

Egeplast Ireland is a small family run and innovative business which has been in business since 2004 and is part of the Egeplast GmbH family of pipe mills based in Germany.

The Role / Responsibilities
A friendly, exciting and clean working environment
Ideal for an outgoing person
Ideal for a person looking for a change in careers
Permanent Position
Set hours: 8 – 4:30 Mon-Fri
No weekend Work
International Travel may be required during training phase.
Position Available Immediately

Experience working in a Mechanical / Electronic Technician role (Preferred)
Certificate / Diploma / Degree in Electronic Engineering or Auto Mechanic Qualification (preferred)

For full details and to apply see:

Grade III Clerical Officer Panel – WIT, Waterford

Updated 15th February 2019

3 to 12 Month Fixed term contracts (covering leave of absence)

The appointee may be assigned to any of a very wide range of areas or activities carried out in W.I.T. in any of its campuses.

The duties may be of a clerical nature such as the preparation, certification and processing of salaries and wages, the processing and payment of accounts, the processing and examination of various claims and applications for services, the preparation and input of material on computers, the keeping of records and returns, the processing of examination results, student admission and registration. The appointee would be expected to make decisions within limits and clearly defined guidelines and would normally carry out these duties under a reasonable level of supervision.

Job Context:
Word Processing/Keyboard Skills
Knowledge of Computer Packages
Administrative experience gained in complex environment
Broad educational experience/interest/commitment to organisational skills
Experience of working under a senior officer, provision and familiarity of dealing with services of a confidential nature

Closing date of advert: 16.00 on Friday 1st March 2019

For full details and to apply see:

CNC Press brake operator - Advantage engineering Ltd, Tramore, Co Waterford

Updated 12th February 2019

Advantage Engineering Waterford have a full time job opportunity for an experienced CNC press brake operator,
you must be hardworking, and punctual with good attention to detail.

They work a five day 39 hour week,
They take pride in their friendly working environment with an emphasis on teamwork and high quality stainless steel fabrication,
Advantage Engineering Waterford is an equal opportunity employer.

For full details and to apply see:

Retail Assistants – Penny’s, Waterford

Updated 12th February 2019

Part-time, Contract

NOW HIRING RETAIL ASSISTANTS Adored by fashion fans and value seekers alike Primark is widely established as the destination store for keeping up with the latest looks without breaking the bank. If you are an enthusiastic and driven individual who is looking to join a fast paced environment selling amazing fashion at amazing prices then this is the role for you.

As a retail assistant you are the core of the business and play a vital role in Penny’s success. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of the team and support their stores by driving sales, increasing profitability and most importantly delivering excellent customer service.

They have various shift patterns and will train you on product knowledge, visual merchandising, stock replenishment and most importantly customer service. They also offer great opportunities to develop your career with us with an extensive management training program. Go on…Apply now!

Closing Date: 25-Feb-2019

For full details and to apply see:

Cashier - Atlantic Arcade Ltd, Tramore, Co Waterford

Updated 12th February 2019

Atlantic Arcade is part of a dynamic and growing gaming & casino company offering superior customer service with a focus on innovation. With seven locations throughout Ireland, they are dedicated to delivering a welcoming, convenient and friendly atmosphere.

They are looking for motivated and energetic professionals to join their team, helping them take their customer service to the next level of excellence.

The Person:
The perfect candidate for this role will be outgoing, friendly and able to work in a busy, fast-paced environment. You should have a natural flair for customer service, and a great ‘can do’ attitude. You should have an aptitude for numbers and an ability to handle cash quickly and accurately. You should have excellent communication and listening skills. You should have the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

For full details and to apply see:

Rigid Truck Driver, Waterford

Updated 12th February 2019

Manufacturing company based in Waterford City is seeking a full time experienced Rigid Truck Driver.

Job Specifications:
Drivers will be working 5 days a week.
Multiple drops nationwide, but predominantly delivering to the Dublin region.
Drivers will be expected to be at the destination for 7am, so an early start is required, often leaving Waterford City on or before 5am.

Fluent English is essential.
Driver must be well presented.
Must also be physically fit as there will be lifting involved.
Clean C Class driver’s license is essential.
Immediate start.

For full details and to apply see:

Customer Service/Patient Scheduling Representative- Out of Hours - RelateCare – Waterford

Updated 11th February 2019

Relate Care currently have a vacancy for an Out of Hours Patient Scheduling Representative.
Full time, Part time and Mondays Only roles available

Night shift hours are between 10 pm and 10 am and weekend is 24 hours cover. This position will require you to work from home Monday to Sunday for night/weekend cover, with the potential of covering day shifts if required.

Principal Responsibilities:
Track pertinent key performance indicators and perform quality assurance reviews of patient accounts as directed by your Team Lead.
Perform non-clinical screening to ensure the patient is seen by the right physician at the right time.
Ensure all required information for pre-registering patients is captured and entered accurately and efficiently – ETC

For full details and to apply see:

General operatives - Dangan Group – Waterford

Updated 11th February 2019

Recycling Centre, based in Waterford city is currently recruiting for General operatives.

This is an exciting role working in a fast-paced environment as part of a team for a household named waste management client.

The role includes:
Refuse Collection Crew – This role involves working as part of a team on refuse collection trucks collecting of household domestic and commercial waste.
Yard Worker – Working on a picking line, wrapping machine operating.

**** This role requires early starts and manual Handling is essential ****

For full details and to apply see:

Various Roles - Waterford City & County Council

Updated 6th February 2019

Panels for: Clerical Officer – Library Assistant – General Operative

Waterford City & County Council are inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates who wish to be considered for the above panels.

The closing date for applications is 4pm Friday 8th March 2019

Full details of each position and application forms are available from

General Operative - Woodstown Bay Shellfish LTD, Dunmore East, Co Waterford

Updated 4th February 2019

Woodstown Bay Shellfish Ltd are growing their team and have an opening for 5 x General Operative positions.
Position is labour intensive and involves lifting of oyster bags and baskets.
No experience is required as full onsite induction training is provided by management. However experience driving forklifts and tractors with trailers would be an advantage.

Location: Dunmore East, Nymphhall, County Waterford, Ireland
Job Title: General Operative
Hours: 40 h / week
Rate: Competitive
Email Contact:

Closing Date: 04/03/2019

To Apply: Applicants are to email their application to or call 051 385405 for more info.

Contract Car Valetor – Boland’s, Waterford

Updated 1st February 2019

Are you looking for a job that allows you to be flexible and also give you an instant return? Passionate about cars? Have you got great attention to detail? If so, Boland’s looking for a Contract Valetor to join their team in Boland’s Waterford.

Boland’s Waterford currently retails brands such as BMW/MINI, Citroen and Hyundai.
-You will be responsible for all aspects of vehicle cleaning/valeting for BMW, MINI, Hyundai and Citroen.
-You will need to deliver the very best quality and standards for both new and used vehicles
-Communicate with Sales Executives and meet deadlines
-Ensure that all work undertaken complies with Boland’s and brand health & Safety standards
-Full clean driving license
-Own transport
-Good communication skills

To Apply: Please call Mark on 0876615448 for more information

Chefs of all Grades - Viking Hotel Waterford

Updated 30th January 2019

Viking Hotel Waterford are currently recruiting for Chefs of all Grades to join their team

The Role
They are looking for chefs of all grades who are hardworking, reliable and interested in becoming part of a team committed to preparing, cooking and presenting food to a high standard.

Duties will include:
To cook food to the required specifications
To ensure the smooth running of food service with Kitchen and Restaurant personnel
To ensure all special requests are met
To work in an organised, hygienic manner at all times ensuring the HACCP regulations are adhered to
To receive goods from suppliers, when required, and to ensure products conform with HACCP specifications

You will be professional, enthusiastic, will display a positive attitude and have the ability to work in a team environment. Experience essential. Good Knowledge of English is required for this role.

If you would like to apply for this role, please forward your CV by email to Áine in strictest confidence at

For full details and to apply see:

General Operative – Dawn Meats, Carroll's Cross, Waterford

Updated 30th January 2019

Dawn Meats have opportunities for General Operatives to join their production team in Carroll’s Cross. They are seeking reliable and hardworking General Operatives to join an industry leader that provides opportunities for training and progression to the right candidates.

The successful candidate will:
Work as part of a team in the factory, packing meat cuts and trims to customer specification on a paced production line to fulfil production targets on a daily and weekly basis.
Assist in the production area & provide support to the production team
Work in all areas of the factory
Keep good housekeeping standards in all areas
Keep up to date knowledge of all products
Keep up to date with all training to ensure you are trained to complete your day to day role
Follow work instructions in all areas – ETC

Close Date :28-Feb-2019

For full details and to apply see:

Facilities/ Maintenance Technician – Manguard Plus, Waterford

Updated 26th January 2019

Facilities/ Maintenance Technician required for a growing maintenance division.

Contract: Full Time

Salary: €30,000 – €35,000

Additions: Company Van, Laptop and Phone

You will be based out of the Waterford & Newbridge offices servicing the East coast.
Ideally you will have at least 4 years’ experience in a maintenance, construction background or similar background.

In this busy role, no two days will be the same. You will be someone who works well on your own initiative. You will report to the Facilities Manager and be a key member of the Facilities Management team ensuring quality day to day maintenance and service delivery in line with their service standards and Client expectations.

For full details and to apply see:

Fully and Part Qualified Mechanics– Bolands, Waterford

Updated 24th January, 2019

Citroen & Hyundai have openings for Fully Qualified and Part Qualified Mechanics

The ideal candidates must have the following:
-Must be a qualified or part qualified mechanic/technician
-Ability to work to high standards
-Personal drive to do well and be part of a successful team
-Organised & diligent with a flexible approach to work
-Problem solving skills combined with an excellent attention to detail
-An awareness of customer needs
-Candidates must have a full driver’s license
-Flexible approach to work and training as required

An excellent remuneration and benefits package is provided for this role as well as a good work environment being part of a successful Aftersales Team.

Please contact Jess on 051 872122 and send your CV to

Healthcare Assistants (Hospital Roles) – Clannad Care, Waterford

Updated 22nd January 2019

Clannad Care are seeking applications for the role of Healthcare Assistants for hospital work in Waterford.
Responsibilities of a Healthcare Assistant include:
• Assist the customer with activities of living i.e. bathing, showering, continence care etc. as outlined in the customer care plan
• Pay due care and attention to all aspects of care duties carried out on behalf of the customer
• Carry out personal care with respect and dignity at all times, demonstrating sensitivity and empathy with the customer
• Provide a high standard of care in line with the requirements outlined in the customer care plan

For full details and to apply see:

Qualified Scaffolders – GABE Ireland Ltd, Waterford Project

Updated 10th January 2019

Immediate vacancies for qualified Scaffolders experienced with tube and fitting, and hanging scaffold to work on a Construction Project close to Waterford City. This role will involve a combination of overtime and shift work.
Initially a 3-4 month project but this open to extension.
The right candidates may also have the opportunity to be brought onto future projects as a full time employee.

Valid Scaffolding tickets, Safe Pass and Manual Handling Certificates are required.

To Apply: Send your CV to

Car Valetor – Boland’s BMW, Waterford

Updated 7th January 2019

Boland’s Waterford are looking for a full-time car Valetor to join their team.

The ideal candidate will have:
-Ability to work on own initiative
-Be energetic, enthusiastic and able to work well under pressure
-Excellent communication skills
-A full clean driving licence is a desirable

To Apply: Please send your cover letter and CV to Jess at

Customer Solutions Specialist (Full and Part Time) – Emerald Contact Centre, Portlaw, Co Waterford

Updated 3rd January 2019

Emerald Contact Centre (ECC) employs people who are incredibly driven and passionate about providing outstanding service to the customer. Their Customer Solutions Specialists 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.

For full details and to apply see: