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Opportunities Bulletin

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Healthcare Cleaning Supervisors - Momentum Support, Waterford

Updated 10th December 2019

The purpose of this position is to assist the Momentum Support team to provide a high-quality Cleaning service to University Hospital Waterford. The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic and hardworking team that drives a positive working environment whilst achieving results.

Desirable Criteria:
School leaving standard qualifications in Maths and English; or an appropriate standard to meet the needs of the role.
Experience within the relevant industry, or a similar environment.
Experience of leading a team. -Experience working within a results-oriented environment.
Time spent in a customer service environment.

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Team Lead – Aramark, Waterford Regional Hospital Cafe, Dunmore Road

Updated 10th December 2019

Aramark Food Services is currently recruiting for a Team Lead to join their team in the Café, at Waterford Regional Hospital. If you have a passion for food and service and thrive on working in a team then this might be the ideal job for you.

**This is a full time and permanent job based on 35 hours/ week

Supervising and assisting in the training and development of the catering team
Delivering excellence in Customer service to all clients and customers
Ensuring Front of house areas are merchandised as per unit SOP’s
Ensuring that the catering facility runs smoothly on a day to day basis
Handling customer requests, feedback and complaints
Complete weekly bookwork as required – ETC

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Twm Waste Operative – Sanofi, Waterford

Updated 10th December 2019

As TWM Waste Operative (WO), you’ll be a member of Indaver’s Total Waste Management Team.

You will have responsibility for the operational waste management at the customer site to ensure that movement of waste takes place correctly and as contractually established between Indaver and the customer. Ensuring collection and transport of waste onsite and from the customer site to the end destination is conducted in an efficient manner and compliant manner.

Experience and qualifications:
Leaving cert or equivalent
1-2 years’ experience in waste management or relevant waste experience in Pharma/Production Petro-Chemical environments.
Forklift licence required -Be able to work well on your own or as part of a team -Attention to detail
Good communication skills
Safe Pass (desirable but not essential as training will be provided)
Chemical awareness and advantage

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Customer Assistant – Boot’s, Georges Court, Waterford

Updated 9th December 2019

Shift pattern: Full-time Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week

Make Boot’s customers feel really good – it’s more than just answering their questions, it’s about giving customers a really great experience. Even if it’s just offering them a basket when you notice their hands are full. You’ll let them know you’re here to help – it’s the little things that make a real difference.

Get to know in-store promotions and schemes, and promote them – the more info you can give customers the better.

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Assistant Manager - Screwfix Direct Ltd, Waterford

Updated 9th December 2019

Supporting the Branch Manager, you’ll be a hands-on, lead-by-example, inspirational force to be reckoned with. Brilliant with both your customers and your team, you’ll roll your sleeves up and do what’s needed to make a success of your store. Yes, it’s about making the store run smoothly – from front of house to the warehouse.

Experienced in management and wanting to take your career to the next level
Instinctive in knowing what our customers want, you go all out to deliver
Extremely driven, leading you to hit targets and inspire those around you
Inquisitive, ever-questioning and ever-improving
Passionate about the business -Friendly, flexible, reliable, honest and like to work hard!

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Skilled Laborer - Terry Williams Projects ltd - Waterford

Updated 9th December 2019

Looking for skilled Labourers to assist in the installation of cleanrooms. Must have an in date Safepass, manual handling cert. MEWP ticket would be an advantage. Own transportation. All tools supplied. A knowledge of power tools would also be an advantage. Various job location so would need to be willing to travel Waterford/Newbridge. Hourly rate dependent on experience.

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Apprentice Technician -AutoBoland Group, Waterford

Updated 9th December 2019

Apprentice Technician ~ With a view to join Solas Apprenticeship Programme

Autoboland Group wish to recruit an Apprentice Technician for their busy workshops in Kilkenny and Waterford. You will be trained to undertake all levels of maintenance, repairs as well as completing standard servicing and diagnostics.

Candidates must have the following attributes:
A full, valid driving licence
Previous experience in the motor industry is desirable but not essential
Mechanical knowledge is preferential
You must have the ability to work in a busy environment
You should display a high level of enthusiasm and self-motivation
And have an excellent time and attendance record
Leaving Cert Math’s is a requirement -Further education is desirable but not essential

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Part time bar staff - Sands Hotel Tramore - Tramore, County Waterford

Updated 8th December 2019

Part Time Bar staff required for late night venue. 1 year previous experience required. Must be willing to work late nights and weekends.

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Warehouse Operative – Waterford

Updated 5th December 2019

Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm, some work outside of these hours may be required but only occasionally.
37.5hrs per week – Full Time, Permanent Position
Salary: DOE
Start Date: January 2020

This is a unique opportunity to join the warehouse team within an expanding retail store in Waterford City. There will be opportunity for further training in needed areas. Their service includes general retail to individual customers but they also serve larger B2B orders either through their store or via online.

The Ideal candidate will be:
Minimum of 2 years warehouse stock control experience
Forklift license desirable
Must be proficient an have experience in stock systems – ETC

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Updated 2nd December 2019

Reporting to the department lead, this role is responsible for the production of product that meet or exceed pre-determined specifications. Responsible for manufacture, inspection, packaging, labelling and completion of documentation necessary to provide quality, production and traceability records in accordance with Quality Systems and Environmental Management Systems.

Key Responsibilities
· Manage production flow and output, by carrying out a range of functions including tracking product at each stage of the process, proper labelling and inventory management using Kanbans and automated MES and Plc based systems, to ensure optimum equipment uptime and target outputs.
· Equipment will include, yet is not limited to, washers, autoclaves, dryers, vision, packing, mixers, calendar, rotocure and slitter machines.
· Adhere to standard operating instructions for proper PPE and gowning for entry to production, quality, labs and clean room areas. – ETC

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Customer Solutions Specialist – Waterford Business Park, Cork Rd, Waterford

Updated 1st December 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.
Hours of work for full time roles will be across 5 days ranging from 1pm start to 12am finish. Part time roles are available and can be across 3-4 days per week.

To Apply: Please send CV’s to

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Tradesmen/General Operatives – ENCON, Waterford

Updated 1st December 2019

Due to continued expansion within the South East Region of Ireland. ENCON are currently looking for sub-contractors and direct employees in the following areas:

External Insulation Installers
General Operatives

Qualified tradesmen with a minimum two years in relevant occupation required.

To Apply: No phone calls or direct messages. Please email CV or register interest via

Customer Agent, (Full Time) – Eishtec, Waterford

Updated 1st December 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.

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Care Assistant – Home Instead Senior Care Waterford

Updated 1st December 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:

Cook/Kitchen Hand - Moes cafe – Tramore, Waterford

Updated 29th November 2019

Moes Café are Looking for a cook to join their team. Training will be provided.

Experience in some form of cooking required.

Must be punctual – Outgoing – And work well in a team.

For full details see:

Chef – The Pier Café, Tramore, Waterford

Updated 21st November 2019

The Pier Café are looking for an experienced Cook to join the team!

To Apply: Drop your C.V into them at the cafe OR email it to