Jobs & Opportunities

Download our Opportunities Bulletin with information on all current Waterford jobs, Education, Training and Scheme opportunities here: Jobs and Opportunities 10.05.22

Customer Ambassador - Emerald Contact Centre, Waterford

Updated 13th May 2022

Essential Requirements
1-2 years’ prior customer service experience
Leaving Certificate (or equivalent)
Strong verbal communications skills

Here’s What it Takes to Succeed
Self-motivated, upbeat, combined with a high energy level
Knowing every call is an opportunity for both the customer and themselves
Commitment to making customers feel valued

Hours are between Monday to Saturday ranging on a rotation from 1-9pm, 2-10pm, 3-11pm & 5pm to 1am

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.jobs.ie/ApplyForJob.aspx?Id=2054694

Contact Centre Advisor - Respond Housing Association, Waterford

Updated 13th May 2022

Location: Airmount, Waterford
Reporting to: Contact Centre Coordinator
Terms: Permanent – Full Time -39 hours per week
Salary: €26,161.20

Job Purpose:
To provide a professional service to customers when dealing with their initial enquiries and resolve a high percentage of those enquiries at the first point of contact. Signpost complex enquiries to the most suitable department or service area.

Person specification:
Essential – A Minimum of 1-year experience in a call centre within the last 3 years
Competence with standard desktop IT applications e.g. word, excel and email
Ability to communicate fluently in English
Multitasking with the ability to talk, type and listen to calls simultaneously
Good telephone manner
Excellent listening and people skills
Able to relate to people in stressful situations.
Tact, diplomacy and respect for confidentiality
Motivated and adaptable to change
Ability to work with partners, external & internal.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Able to prioritise and manage workloads, and work without direct supervision.
Willing to work flexibly and under pressure

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://app.occupop.com/shared/job/contact-centre-advisor-9c8ad/

Airport Operations Personnel – Waterford Airport

Updated 11th May 2022

Role – Airport Operations & Rescue Fire Fighter – Part Time

Airport Operations consist of the day to day running of Waterford Airport. The role includes all aspects of Airport Operations such as aircraft ground handling, refuelling, marshalling, the coordination of aircraft loading and aviation security. The role also includes all aspects of the maintenance of the airport site. Personnel are also trained to deal with potential aircraft emergencies and will be form part of the rescue and firefighting service responding to any emergency involving aircraft

Minimum Requirements
• Hold the right to live and work in the Republic of Ireland
• Live within 30 minutes for Waterford Airport – Requirement for Search and Rescue Helicopter
• Full Car Licence and own transport
• No criminal record – Garda vetting and back ground check required for Aviation employment
• Medically fit for firefighting operations
• English Language Proficiency – All personnel who operate airside must have fluent English for radio communication with Air Traffic Service

Employment Roster/Hours
Average working week 25 hours over two or three days
Available to work shifts including weekends and public holidays
The Airport currently operates 14 hour shifts – 0715 to 2115 and 0815 to 2215

Employment General
• Employment contract 12 months
• Must be able to extend shift to cover delayed or altered flights
• Must be able to extend shift to support the Coastguard Rescue Helicopter, there is a requirement for personnel to be rostered on pager duty to also support Search & Rescue helicopter operations outside of opening hours
• Pager duties requires personnel to reside within 30 minutes response time of Waterford Airport
• Waterford Airport operates 365 days of the year
• Applications must have a good general education – Leaving Certificate (or equivalent)

To Apply: CVs to recruitment@waterfordairport.ie

CENTRE SECRETARY / BOOKKEEPER - Rehab Group, Waterford

Updated 10th May 2022

Job Purpose
The role combines responsibility for general office administration and the day to day running of the Accounts function. The person is required to meet specific account deadlines together with the conduct of a wide variety of secretarial and administration support duties to the Area Manager/Assistant Area Manager.

Minimum Education & Skills required
IT Qualification (such as ECDL) – desirable but not essential
Desirable accounting technician (or part qualified) – – desirable but not essential
High degree of efficiency and attention to detail
Excellent organisational, analytical, anticipatory and written/verbal communications skill

Work Experience
At least two years’ experience in bookkeeping and general secretarial skills
Previous experience of Sun Accounts system is desirable but not essential
Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access
Experience of dealing with persons with additional needs, is an advantage

Closing Date: 20/05/2022

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://workforus.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/3144

Barista/ Counter Staff - The Stable Yard, Waterford

Updated 10th May 2022

Barista/ Counter Staff
The Stable Yard Food Hall are looking for Full-Time Baristas and Counter Staff to join their growing team in the Heart of Waterford City.

Please Note: This is a Full-Time role; it is not suitable for Students returning to School or College in September.

Responsibilities:
Maintaining The Stable Yard’s standards by providing exceptional food, drink and customer service each and every day
Enthusiasm to succeed in a busy environment and as part of a dynamic team
Extensive knowledge of our delicious menu while offering recommendations and suggestions to our loyal customers
Following cash handling procedures & carrying out quick and efficient till work
Ensure all HACCP & Health and Safety Procedures are being followed correctly

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=15&sort=date&vjk=b7e74757328241dd

Full time & Part time Stylist - PS Vanity Hair, Waterford

Updated 10th May 2022

PS Vanity Hair in Waterford are looking for part and full time qualified Hair stylist to join their busy salon, the ideal candidate would have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in the roll and enjoy working as part of a team.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.beat102103.com/jobs/ps-vanity-hair-full-time-part-time-stylist-1006071

General Operative - Dawn Pork and Bacon, Waterford

Updated 10th May 2022

The successful candidate will:
– Work as part of a team on a production line to cut, trim, and pack a number of pork products from pork carcasses.
– Maintain good housekeeping/food safety standards.
– Be willing to follow work instructions.
– Be competent and be able to complete tasks in a safe manner.
– Demonstrate an ability to follow quality guidelines and procedures.
– Have the ability to demonstrate knife skills. However, this is not essential.
– Be a team player.
– Receive full training.
– Forklift experience is an advantage.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=15&sort=date&start=10&vjk=fc846b07c76154c1

Weekend Consultant - Noel Group Hospitality

Updated 10th May 2022

Noel Group Hospitality are recruiting an Out of Hours/Weekend Consultant to manage all out of hours client and candidate operations. This role will be based remotely and will be dealing with the hospitality business on a Nationwide basis.

The ideal candidate;
Excellent communication skills written, verbal and para-verbal.
Excellent attention to detail.
Takes responsibility for own actions and that of the team you are responsible for.
Successfully organises own work and that of the candidates you are responsible for, to produce accurate work within set deadlines.
Self-starter – Demonstrates enthusiasm & commitment to work.
Works effectively and constructively within and for the team.
Strong strategic thinking ability.
Good problem solving and opportunity recognition skills.
Methodical approach, good attention to detail.
Empowering of staff to maintain motivation.
Ability to manage conflict and difficult situations.
Ability to ask for help.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the appropriate management of the candidates and clients, compliance with contractual and accreditation obligations.

Hours will run from a Friday evening and Saturday and Sunday. Bank Holiday cover will also be covered in this out of office Cover.

The successful candidate will receive full training, be provided with a laptop & mobile phone and receive regular training updates as the business requires.

This role is to provide telephone support during weekend hours, in addition to Bank Holidays and occasional evenings should the business require.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=15&sort=date&start=10&vjk=a0afb5518c5bc9e6

Receptionist/Admin - Munster Timber Structures, Waterford

Updated 10th 2022

Munster Timber Structures are looking for a Receptionist/Admin to join our team in a busy construction office.
Full time position available

Receptionist/Admin Skills and Qualifications:
Prior office experience important
Answering and manage incoming and outgoing calls
Contacting clients re: delivery dates etc
Strong attention to detail
Excellent time management skills
Exceptional communication and customer service skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Programs, Word and Excel in particular
Strong prioritisation and organisation skills
Ability to handle confidential information
Ability to multitask
Any experience in sage accounts would be a bonus but not compulsory
Any experience in Health & Safety would be a bonus also

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.jobs.ie/ApplyForJob.aspx?Id=2048111

Receptionist - Waterford Marina Hotel

Updated 8th May 2022

This is a full-time position working 5 shifts per week (any 5 days over 7). It is important that applicants are available to work early and late shifts during the week, at weekends and public holidays. (Early Shifts: 7.00am-3.30pm & Late Shifts: 3.00pm-11.00pm).

Main Duties:
Guest Check-in and Check-outs.
General reception administration duties/reports.
Directing all calls coming into the front desk to relevant departments within the hotel.
Liaising with housekeeping in relation to specific room requests.
Reservations.
Ensuring guests always receive excellent customer service from the front desk.

Requirements:
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role within a 3/4* hotel is desirable but is not essential.
Must be computer literate i.e. word & excel.
Must be fluent in the English Language both written and spoken.
Must be enthusiastic and a quick learner.
Excellent customer care skills
Excellent communications skills.
Excellent people skills.
Must be able to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
Must be available to work a combination of shifts both early and late.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.jobs.ie/ApplyForJob.aspx?Id=2051635

Product Assembler – Waterford

Updated 8th May 2022

Hartley People are now seeking an experienced Product Assembler for a successful and expanding client based in Waterford.
The ideal candidate will have soldering experience.

The Role:
Picking and packing
Collating and processing initial order sheets for outgoing goods.
Manage activities throughout the order fulfilment and transportation cycle to make sure established deadlines are met.
Coordinate the shipping of products from one destination to another and prepare the necessary documentation.
Compliance with H&S policy and procedures at all times.
Ensure compliance with standard warehouse operating procedures.
Ensure compliance to legal regulations and company policies.
Safe operation of the forklift for the purpose of transporting orders and stock to designated areas within the warehouse.
Soldering component parts for production.
Book collections with freight forwards such as TNT, FedEx, DHL.
Loading and unloading delivery vehicles with fork lift truck. – ETC

The Person:
Good organisational and administration skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to multi task and work in a fast-paced environment.
Diligent attention to detail.
Excellent hand-eye coordination.
Ability to lift at least 15-20 Kg.
Follow procedures. – ETC

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.hartleypeople.com/job/product-assemble-waterford/

Tyre Fitter - First Stop, Waterford

Updated 3rd May 2022

Role: Tyre Technician

Key Tasks
Tyre repairs / replacements
Light Mechanical duties including supporting the qualified mechanics
Learn how to diagnose and repair basic automotive tasks including brakes, alignments, suspension and servicing
Vehicle Inspections

Skills
No real experience necessary as all training will be provided
Previous experience of working as a tyre technician would be a great advantage. However enthusiasm and the determination to succeed is more important to us.
Ability to learn basic mechanical tasks
Provisional License
Punctual and reliable
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to use initiative and prioritize your daily workload
Team player

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&sort=date&vjk=bdddce3bf642b0d2

Cafe Assistant - GROW HQ, Waterford

Updated 3rd May 2022

Reporting to: Café Manager
Role Type: Part-Time and Full-Time positions available
Hours: Weekday and Weekend
Remuneration: €11 an hour

Qualifications, Experience, & Competencies
Grow HQ are looking for an experienced and qualified individuals who shares GIY’s culture, vision and values. The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications and experience:

Minimum of 6 months experience in café or restaurant setting
Strong, customer-facing experience and strong communications skills
Natural ability to build rapport with customers
Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment
Team player who values integrity and respect
Has a passion for healthy, seasonal, local and home-grown food

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&sort=date&vjk=eaa4e4707da0ad71

Clothes Presser/ Laundry Services - Tramore Drycleaners

Updated 3rd May 2022

Staff required – Part time/ Full time

Clothes presser required to work in busy drycleaners
Salary will be starting from €10.50 per hour depending on experience.
Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Also seeking a person for laundry services – wash/dry/ folding clothes/dealing with customers

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&sort=date&vjk=a9653b5a53537041

Apprentice Toolmaker - Ball Beverage Packaging Ireland Ltd, Waterford

Updated 26th April 2022

Job Title: Apprentice Toolmaker
Reporting To: Lead Toolmaker

Previous Experience:
Ability to become a team player.
Demonstrated interest in engineering.
Working knowledge of computer systems and databases (Microsoft Office).
Have the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Good interpersonal skills and a self-starter.

Trained in all aspects of the trade and applicants must be eligible to undertake the SOLAS Standard Based Apprenticeship Programme. (see page on SOLAS apprenticeship) or go to www.solas.ie for further information on placement program)

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=10&sort=date&vjk=e5e293ba9583045e

Apprentice Fitter - Ball Beverage Packaging Ireland Ltd, Waterford

Updated 26th April 2022

Job Title: Apprentice Fitter
Reporting To: Lead Fitter

Previous Experience:
Ability to become a team player.
Demonstrated interest in engineering.
Working knowledge of computer systems and databases (Microsoft Office).
Have the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Good interpersonal skills and a self-starter.

Trained in all aspects of the trade and applicants must be eligible to undertake the SOLAS Standard Based Apprenticeship Programme. (see page on SOLAS apprenticeship) or go to www.solas.ie for further information on placement program)

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=10&sort=date&vjk=efca678fc4c774c7

Onboarding Specialist – Tegus, Waterford

Updated 26th April 2022

Onboarding Specialists are the face of Tegus for their new customers. The mission for this role is to engage customers pre and post-sale while sustaining relationships, maximizing customer satisfaction and disrupting the status quo in the investment research industry.

Responsibilities
Own and manage customer relationships from trial to post-sale, and successfully transition relationships to dedicated account managers once onboarding is complete.
Deliver value by guiding customers on how to best leverage the Tegus platform and assist with other onboarding tasks, as needed.
Work with Sales, Operations and Customer Success teams to ensure that each element of the customer journey meets or exceeds expectations.
Proactively communicate with customers and be responsive to their needs.
Refine content and processes to optimize the customer experience.
Be a Tegus expert and an advocate for all customers.
Communicate any product enhancements to customers and internal teams.

Qualifications
A track record of tremendous success in onboarding, customer service or similar.
Experience with customer communication and influence.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the confidence to engage with C-level executives.
Energy, enthusiasm and a positive attitude (we have fun here, we want you to also!)
Persistence, drive and a goal-oriented mindset.
Strong attention to detail and ability to effectively prioritize tasks within a fast-paced environment.
Coachable with a willingness to learn and improve.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://jobs.lever.co/tegus/3f2cd61e-6684-4708-bffd-ac797e8b980d

Retail Assistant - Full Time – The Range, Waterford

Updated 19th April 2022

As a result of expansion plans and continued ongoing success The Range are looking to appoint a full time Retail Assistant.

In this role you will be the face of The Range delivering great service and promoting The Range as a unique one-stop shopping experience.

What are they looking for?
To be successful in this role you will love working in a fast-paced retail environment and must be willing to give the very best customer service experience to customers.

You will need to have to have a flexible approach as there will be times when you will be supporting other areas of the Store to meet the business needs.

Previous retail experience is NOT essential. They have the all the necessary support and training to get you up to speed and delivering excellent service.

Closing Date 28/05/22

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://www.therange.co.uk/careers/?type=all&location=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&title=Retail%20Assistant%20-%20Full%20Time&id=16388

Warehouse Assistant - Smyths Toys, Waterford

Updated 18th April 2022

Smyths Toys are recruiting!

Smyths Toys are currently recruiting a Warehouse Assistant for their store.

As a Warehouse Assistant you will be responsible for the maintenance of warehouse layout and standards – ensuring that the warehouse is clean, safe and tidy at all times, assisting in the intake and processing of large deliveries and stock movements, managing faulty items and warehouse associated paperwork and documentation.

Having previous Fork Lift Truck experience or a current Fork Lift Truck Licence would be highly desirable but not essential.

Full details of the above position, including job description and application procedures are available on:
https://ie.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Waterford%2C%20County%20Waterford&radius=10&sort=date&vjk=bc7e7b81ab99be86

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