Jobs & Opportunities

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Catering Assistant – Aramark, Waterford

Updated 14th November 2021

Aramark Northern Europe is currently recruiting for a Catering Assistant to join their team in Waterford Regional Hospital Dunmore Road, Waterford The successful candidate will be required to ensure that the highest standard of food quality, presentation and service are achieved and maintained at all times.

Key Requirements
High personal standards and attention to detail
Experience in a similar role essential
Strong interpersonal skills
Working knowledge of food hygiene and HACCP
Keen interest in developing food preparation skills and culinary knowledge

For full job description and application process see:

General Operative / Warehouse - Schivo Medical, Waterford

Updated 13th November 2021

Main purpose of the job:
Reporting to the Warehouse Supervisor you would deal with goods and products that come in to and out of the warehouse.

Ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:
Previous warehouse experience – Essential

Excellent people skills.
Previous forklift experience – Desirable

Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 8am to 4:30pm & Friday 8am to 3:30pm

Contract length: 6 months
Expected Start Date: 1/12/2021

For full job description and application process see:

Mediator – Waterford City Local Employment Services, Waterford

Updated 11th November 2021


Waterford City Local Employment Service (WCLES) are looking for someone who is skilled in the delivery of career guidance and employment supports to individuals, in particular, those who are most distanced from the Labour Market.

The successful applicant must be client focused, experienced in adult guidance or recruitment and target driven. Integrity and confidentiality are core to this role, as is an ability to communicate effectively. Applicants should be capable of motivating, guiding and leading clients in their self-development.

The contract is initially from January 2022 to the 30th June, 2022, on a 35 hour week basis.

The position may be extended beyond that date depending on business requirements.

The ideal candidate will have:

• A qualification in Career Guidance, HR, Psychology, Social Science, Social Care or related fields or relevant proven work related experience
• Expertise in the provision of guidance on an individual basis
• Experience in placement of adults who are unemployed into employment
• Ability to network and develop relationships with employers to support our client groups into employment
• Knowledge of labour market trends and opportunities
• Excellent knowledge of recruitment and selection practices
• Knowledge of education and training pathways to employment
• Excellent facilitation and presentation skills
• Good understanding of the challenges facing marginalised groups in accessing employment opportunities
• Be IT Proficient
• Full driver’s licence and own transport

Salary scale is negotiable – depending on qualifications and experience.

To apply for the above position, please forward a copy of current Curriculum Vitae and letter of application no later than 5.00 p.m. Thursday 2nd December, 2021 to:

Mr Ger Walsh, Manager
Waterford City Local Employment Service
Westgate Retail Park, Tramore Road, Waterford
Or via email to

Interviews will be held in the week ending Friday 17th December, 2021.

NB: Candidates will be short listed on the basis of the Curriculum Vitae & no late applications will be considered. Please note that canvassing will disqualify and will result in exclusion from the process.

The Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme (SICAP) 2018-2022 is co-funded by the Irish Government through the Department of Rural and Community Development, it also receives funding from the European Social Fund under the Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020.

Waterford Area Partnership CLG is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Crew Member – McDonalds Barronstrand Street, Waterford

Updated 11th November 2021

Position Requirements
Deliver A Great Customer Experience
Prepare the customer’s meal with care and respect – give your customer’s gold standard food and drink every time
Make it special – be welcoming, personalise your comments and connect with your customers
Make it genuine – give the customer your full attention, smile, use eye contact and body language that is enthusiastic and energetic
Adapt to each customer’s needs – give them an individual experience that exceeds their expectations,

For full job description and application process see:

Gatehouse Operative – Hartley People, Waterford

Updated 9th November 2021

Hartley People are looking to recruit a Gatehouse Operative to join a well-known operation in Waterford. The ideal candidate will be diligent in data entry and used to a busy work environment.

Suitable applicants will have:
Previous experience in a transport / logistics environment or similar role either in an operational or office-based role is highly desirable.
A basic to intermediate working knowledge of Windows-based computer systems – e.g., Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook etc.) and an ability to input data on the internal operating System.
An ability to assess and record information in a concise and accurate manner in order to prioritise work demands.
A working knowledge of health, safety, and environmental compliance.
An ability to work calmly and effectively in a team setting and unsupervised where necessary.
Excellent organisational skills with accuracy and attention to detail crucial to the role.
Excellent people / interpersonal and communication skills.
Clear English oral and written communication is essential to communicate confidently and politely with colleagues, hauliers, stakeholders, customers, and visitors.
Maintain high level of concentration throughout an 8-hour shift.
An ability to deal with occasional exposure to difficult hauliers, customers, visitors, or the general public.

The working week is 40 hours consisting of 5 x 8 hours shifts Monday to Friday
Overtime maybe required on exceptional occasions.
Full Training provided.

For full job description and application process see:

Store Assistant – Aldi, Ferrybank, Waterford

Updated 9th November 2021

You’ll be involved in everything from checking off deliveries to dealing with customer queries and ensuring that the shelves are always fully stocked. And, of course, you’ll provide excellent customer service at all times by attending to customer needs in a prompt and friendly way. It’s a really fast-paced environment, and everyone understands exactly what needs to happen to make their store a success – and gets on with doing it. There’s a real family feel, and everyone pitches in as part of a close-knit team.

For full job description and application process see:

Deli Assistant – Centra, The Quay, Waterford

Updated 9th November 2021

Main purpose of the role:
Responsible for the preparation of high quality hot and cold deli products and for ensuring customer satisfaction is the number one priority.

The ideal candidate will have/be:
– HACCP training is desirable but not necessary
– Excellent communication skills
– Previous customer service experience is an advantage
– The ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, ability to multi task under pressure
– A passion for food and the ability to inspire shoppers.


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Static Security Officer - Temporary- Key Guard Security Ltd, Waterford

Updated 9th November 2021

Key Guard Security Ltd are currently recruiting for a Static Security Officer to work on their long-term site in Waterford, for a temporary contract of 2 months.

The ideal candidate will have:
Excellent written and attention to detail. Excellent P.C. skills.
Must have excellent customer service skills and telephone manner.
Must be Fully flexible and available to work days, nights, evenings and weekends.
PSA Static Licence is essential to be considered for this position.
Full, clean driving licence required.

For full job description and application process see:

Warehouse Operative Nights- Adecco, Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

Adecco are looking for Warehouse Operatives nights Waterford pay is 13.82 working hours are 01.00-09.00 must have a valid manual handling immediate starts.

Day to day as a Warehouse Operative:
Moving stock throughout the warehouse
Loading and Unloading Wagons
Picking & Packing
Order Picking
Use scan guns to scan products into locations
Must be willing to work in all areas of the warehouse Inbound and outbound

Warehouse Operative Manual Heavy lifting

For full job description and application process see:

Retail Assistant – Penneys Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

As a retail assistant you are the core of Penneys business and play a vital role in their 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.

Penneys 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 them with an extensive management training program.

For full job description and application process see:

IT Staff – Radius Technologies Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

Radius Technologies Waterford, a leading IT company, is recruiting IT Staff for several positions throughout their team, including some graduate positions.

For more information on how to apply, please visit:

Customer Service - Patient Scheduling – RelateCare, Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

RelateCare have both Full Time and Part Time opportunities available with the option to work from home or in their Waterford city office. They are looking for candidates with a passion for providing an excellent client experience. The hours of work are Monday – Sundays with core hours between 8am – 12am. They have a number of shifts within those times and your shift preferences and availability will be taken into account during the recruitment process.

– Perform non-clinical screening to ensure patients are seen by the right physician at the right time
– Review appointment information with patients, and provide appointment itineraries
– Address patient scheduling needs via inbound calls
– Accurate data entry of patient’s information into a variety of systems
– Outbound calls to discharged patients (non-clinical)
– Verify and review patients and families’ insurance coverage and benefit eligibility
– Investigate, resolve, and document patient requests in a timely and efficient manner, and coordinate the delivery of these requests
– Demonstrate strong customer service skills and professionalism in all interactions with patients, families, and physicians

– Excellent customer service background
– Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
– Exceptional time keeping ability
– Capability to work to targets and deadlines
– Internet access provided by a cable/fibre provider or other internet provider. Please note that DSL, satellite, and cellular/mobile hotspot are NOT permitted
– A minimum internet download speed of 20 Mbps or above and an upload speed of 2 Mbps or more
– If working remotely, a quiet, private and appropriate home office space

How to Apply: Please forward your CV to

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Sales Assistant – Mr Price, Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

Responsibilities include:
Packing out stock on shelves, facing off displays to ensure they look well, replenishing/filling gaps, stock rotation if working with food items.
Providing friendly welcomes & assistance to all Mr. Price customers at all times.
Operating tills, carrying out cashier duties.
Providing the highest possible standard of customer service at all times.
Maximizing sales by providing customers with info on our special offers.
Responsible for the general upkeep and cleanliness of shop floor and other areas.

Desirable skills and attributes:
A friendly, approachable and personable manner.
Ability to work on own initiative.
Excellent time-keeping and attendance record.
Flexibility and willingness to provide assistance to management in terms of hours and availability. May be required to work early mornings, late nights, weekends, & bank holidays.
Previous experience in a retail or customer service environment is desirable but not essential.

Email Your CV To: (Please Include Job Title in the Subject Line)

For full job description and application process see:

General Operatives – Cartamundi, Cork Rd, Waterford

Updated 02nd November, 2021

Cartamundi Ireland Ltd. is currently recruiting for Seasonal General Operatives.
Assembly Days (up to 39 hours per week)
Assembly Evenings (up to 25 hours per week)

Duties Include
• Handling and insertion of light material in the final assembly of games
• Be vigilant and undertake visual inspections for quality
• To work at all times to company safety, quality standards
• Work to achieve daily and weekly production targets

Key Skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• Adaptability & flexibility
• Excellent communication skills
• Committed to working in a team environment.
• Suitable candidates will be required to attend for a dexterity test and interview
• Induction training will be provided

If you are interested and available for work Monday to Friday from now until December please apply online here: