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Latest Waterford Jobs:

Cleaning Operatives - Waterford

Updated 17th September 2018

Murphy Facility Solutions based in Carlow are currently recruiting Cleaning Operatives for a local food production site in Waterford.

Monday – Friday (40 hours per week).

Hours: 7.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Team Worker
  • Excellent Communications
  • Attention to detail
  • Capable of working on their own initiative

Please send your CV and cover letter to

Beauty Therapist – Therapie, Waterford

Updated 12th September 2018

Therapie Clinic is an award winning established aesthetic clinic based across Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and now England. They are currently recruiting for a full time Beauty Therapist based in the Clinic in Waterford.

What they are looking for:
•Great attitude
•People orientated
•Team Player
•Sales focused
•Attention to detail
•Fluent English

All laser training provided for the right candidate (must have ITEC, CIBTAC or equivalent beauty qualifications such as NVQ Level 3 or above)

For full details and to apply see:

Assistant Store Manager – 3Store, Waterford

Updated 12th September 2018

A 3Store Assistant Manager plays a key role in the Store management team and assists the Store Manager in the effective day to day running of their store. Their Assistant Managers are their leaders of the future and assume responsibility for their store in the Store Manager’s absence. They are sharp thinking, experienced retailers who are passionate about driving sales, wowing customers, developing their people and running an efficient and effective store.

Skills you must have:
· Strong experience in a retail environment
· Proven success in consistently achieving targets and working to deadlines in a customer and/or sales environment.
· Passionate about delivering customer experience beyond customers’ expectation.
· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

For full details and to apply see:

Sales Adviser (Kitchen Appliances) – Soundstore, Waterford

Updated 12th September 2018

Soundstore, a leading Electrical Retailer in Munster, has an immediate vacancy for a Retail Sales Adviser (Kitchen Appliances) in their Waterford Store.

Key Responsibilities:
•Sell to and assist potential customers
•Maintain an excellent product display
•Demonstrate top quality customer service
•Display excellent product knowledge and ongoing interest
•Handle after sales issues in a professional manner
•Deal with all administration relevant to sale

For full details and to apply see:

Night shift warehouse operatives – Adecco, Waterford

Updated 12th September 2018

Adecco are currently recruiting for Night shift warehouse operatives for a client based in Waterford. This role will involve loading and unloading trucks, packing and packaging of pallets and other ad hoc duties. This will be an ongoing temporary role.

Candidates must have a valid and up to date manual handling certificate and must be comfortable with night work. Candidates must be reliable and flexible in relation to working hours. Due to the hours and location of this position, candidates will need to have their own transport.

Please only apply if you meet the above criteria.
Positions are starting ASAP.

For full details and to apply see:

Sales Executives - EZ Living Interiors, Waterford

Updated 11th September 2018

EZ Living Interiors are seeking experienced & passionate sales executives to join their team in Waterford. This is a fantastic opportunity for a high energy person to join this great team in their successful showroom. The key focus of this role is to provide an exceptional customer experience to all EZ Living Interior customers, ensuring that every customer is given exceptional service through superior product knowledge and sales delivery that goes above and beyond customer expectations.

Ideal Candidate:
•Should be highly motivated.
•Have excellent communication skills with an ability to build rapport with people.
•Have a strong desire to maximise your earning potential.
•Capable of working on their own initiative.
•Proven 2 years sales experience in a similar background. Furniture experience would be an advantage but not essential.
•Well presented, suitable for a high-end showroom environment.
•Are able to work on weekends.
•Competent in the use of computer systems.

For more details and to apply see:

Construction Operatives Required - Waterford area

Updated 10th September 2018

General Construction Operatives required for Waterford area – various positions currently available:
General Labourers
Teleporter driver
Labourers with first aid

Valid safe pass is essential.

Apply here with CV and References or call us direct on 021-4355520

To Apply see:

Multi Task Attendant- HSE, Waterford

Updated 10th September 2018

A panel may be created for Multi Task Attendant – South East Community Healthcare from which current and future permanent and specified purpose vacancies of full time or part time duration may be filled.

To provide direct and indirect day- to- day care for patients. Support the provision of a high quality, clean and customer focussed service including:
Assisting healthcare staff in caring for patients
Attending to housekeeping, catering, laundry, portering or general duties as assigned.

Duties assigned to the Multi Task Attendant will vary depending on the care setting.

Candidates must have at the closing date for receipt of applications:
(i) Possess the relevant QQI Further Education and Training (FET) Level 5 Certificate in
Health Service Skills
Or (ii) FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Health Service Skills or Healthcare Support
Or (iii) A relevant Healthcare qualification from another jurisdiction
Or (iv) Be currently employed as an Attendant, Multi Task or a comparable role and be
willing to undertake a QQI/FET Level 5 programme in Health Service Skills or

Candidates must have the personal competence and capacity to properly discharge the duties of the role.

You must complete the Application Form particular to this post.
Closing Date: Monday 1st October 2018 at 12 noon.

For more details and to apply see:

Delivery, Assembly and Warehouse Operative – Affordable Luxury, Waterford

Updated 4th September 2018

The Role will involve:
•Delivery and Assembly of furniture ensuring due care and attention is given to the task and customer’s home
•Ability to plan delivery routes utilizing company assets
•Contacting customers to advise delivery times
•Resolving any issues which may arise for the weekly delivery schedule
•Will involve heavy lifting
•Coordinating the stock replacement for retail store
•Loading the company vehicle
•Receiving goods into the warehouse if necessary
•Assist in organizing the warehouse and general housekeeping

For full details and to apply see:

Experienced Construction Operative with MEWP – O'Neill & Brennan, Waterford

Updated 3rd September 2018

O’Neill & Brennan are currently recruiting for an Experienced Construction Operative with MEWP for an immediate start in the Waterford City area.

Valid Irish Safe Pass is essential.
Valid MEWP ticket is also essential.

If you are interested/available please apply here with your CV or you can call Alan Hickey on 021-4355520/087-9961714
€17.04 PER HOUR

To apply:

Bar/waiting staff - The holy Cross, Waterford

Updated 21st August 2018

Ensure a good working knowledge of the food and drinks on our menus and be willing and able to make recommendations. Be friendly, courteous and professional at all times. Completing daily and weekly cleaning checklists ensuring high standards of hygiene at all time.

Minimum of 1 year experience (full time) in a fast paced food and beverage environment.
Outstanding customer service and interpersonal skills.
Must be flexible between bar and restaurant services.
Must be flexible in terms of days and hours.
Be a great team player.
Excellent English.

To Apply see:

Coach/Minibus Drivers – Fairway Coaches, Waterford

Updated 15th August 2018

Fairway Coaches have vacancies for Coach and minibus drivers, both part time and full time roles available.

Must have full clean driving license and Up to date CPC.

A School run Driver is also required.

To Apply: Please send CV to or contact Derek on 0876502704

Service Desk Agent - Sun Life Financial – Waterford

Updated 10th August 2018

Sun Life are currently creating a recruitment panel for current and future positions that may arise, over the next 6 months on our Service Desk team. Our Service Desk Agents provide 24/365 support via phone and email to over 16,000 Sun Life employees globally.

They are looking for IT professionals with exemplary Customer Service skills to join their Award winning team. Their agents are advocates for the Service Desks mission statement always available to support your IT needs in a helpful, friendly and knowledgeable way to get you back on your feet as quickly as possible.

The ability to multi-task, to be customer focused and to meet/exceed targets are vital in this role.

Some of the technologies supported by The Service Desk are; laptops, desktops, VMware virtual machines, Avaya, iPads, iPhones, MS Office Suite and Sun Life developed applications.

For full details and to apply see:

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

Updated 9th August 2018

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.

To Apply: CV’s to

Customer Solutions Specialist

General Builders Labourer – Waterford Area

Updated 1st August 2018

A vacancy has arisen for a motivated team player willing to develop construction career within small Waterford based Construction Company.

Applicants are required to have some previous Building Site experience and their own transport.

Salary will be at agreed industry rates for the position

To Apply: Email your CV to

Chef/Head Cook - Eight To Eight, Waterford

Updated 1st August 2018

Eight to Eight are looking for an enthusiastic and Creative daytime chef to work in their Café/Deli Kitchen. The Chef will have primary responsibility for preparing salads, savories, soups, hot dishes, meats, etc. for the deli/café. The successful applicant will also be expected to come up with specials ideas on an ongoing basis. This is a great role for somebody who wants to exercise their creative side in a dynamic, daytime role in an exciting and up and coming part of Waterford city. A genuine interest in wholesome and interesting food is required. Fluent English and a positive and pleasant manner are essential!
Full time position hours are 7:30-4:30.

Previous experience working as a chef/cook in a similar role.
Have knowledge of and training in HACCP with very high standards in cleanliness and food hygiene
Excellent team player
Highly organised with an excellent attention to detail
Qualifications preferred but not essential

To Apply: e-mail with CV and cover letter.

Qualified Plumbers/Pipefitters – Waterford

Updated 30th July 2018

Wanted for an immediate Start

A Plumbing Contractor is looking for three qualified Plumbers/Pipefitters to work on a new project in a local Pharmaceutical Company based in Waterford. This is an initial 6 week contract but if successful could be extended to a long term position. This project is due to start early next week.

They also require a 2nd/3rd Plumbing Apprentice and the right candidate will be given the opportunity to finish their time with the company.

Safe Pass, Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheel and MEWP Certs are desired but training can be arranged if necessary.

To apply: Email your CV to