Jobs & Opportunities

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Storeperson – , Hartley People, Waterford

Updated 24th November 2020

Hartley people are currently recruiting for a full-time Storesperson for a Coal Wholesaler client based in Waterford city for 3 months work.

Role involves taking orders over the phone, completing invoices/receipts, arranging deliveries with drivers and some physical lifting
Mon – Friday 8-5 with 1 hour lunch/Saturday 9-1 paid at OT

The ideal candidates will have
Previous Stores and Sales Experience – Knowledge of ordering/sales systems
Must be immediately available

For full details and to apply see:

Telesales and Transport Administrator – Dawn Meats, Carrols Cross, Waterford

Updated 24th November 2020

Dawn Meats are currently looking to hire an experienced Tele sales and Transport Administrator for their busy office with exceptional organisational and I.T skills.

The successful candidate will be based at the Carroll’s Cross facility and will be responsible for:
Telesales & Customer Support;
Purchase order generation and general admin support;
Processing export and domestic shipping documentation daily;
Ensuring stock is allocated to orders to fulfil shipping schedules;
Liaising with Planning scheduler/ coordinator re stock/shipping timeline requirements;
Managing internal and external cold store movements;
Liaising with account managers and haulage agents on logistical matters.

The ideal candidate should have:
Fluent English;
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment using own initiative and make decisions quickly and effectively;
Excellent organisational skills; Excellent phone skills; Excellent computer skills;
Have minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role
Knowledge of customs clearance procedures would be advantageous, but is not essential.

For full details and to apply see:

Customer Care Associate - Tech Mahindra Business Services

Updated 24th November 2020

As a Customer Care Advisor, you will be primarily responsible for managing inbound phone contacts from our customer base. This will involve responding to and resolving queries, logging call types and recording interactions.

Competencies & Skills
Works well in a team and supporting others to achieve the team goals
Computer skills required – Keyboard/Typing skills an advantage
Strong customer focus – Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Listening skills – Problem analysis and identification
Ability to work to targets – Adaptability – Initiative
Organisation and time management – Attention to detail

What you need to have:
Minimum 12 months experience in a customer service role/ Leaving certificate or equivalent

For full details and to apply see:

Customer Solutions Specialist - Emerald Contact Centre, Waterford City

Updated 23rd November 2020

Customer Solutions Specialists are responsible for providing quality customer sales and service via phone by utilizing exceptional communication skills.
Hours of work currently are between Monday to Saturday ranging on a rotation from 1-9pm, 2-10pm, 3-11pm & 5pm to 1am

What you will be doing:
Using 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.

What they need from you:
1-2 years’ 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 demeanor, combined with a high energy level
Ability to handle confidential information
Ability to navigate multiple applications / systems in several environments.

For full details and to apply see:

eBay Work From Home Customer Experience Teammate - South West

Updated 19th November 2020

Job Summary
Working at home, you will interact and provide customer support to eBay’s UK and Irish sellers and buyers. You’ll be the customer’s first point of contact, solving their problems, in the quickest, simplest, easiest way possible and make them feel great about eBay along the way.

You will be representing eBay in such a way that customers are blown away by the service you provide. eBay are looking for dynamic, passionate, creative, autonomous and technically savvy people. If you love to listen to customers and enjoy problem-solving, then this may be the job for you. Your journey with eBay will begin with a comprehensive training program on our products, technology and performance targets. After your initial training, you will be required to reach proficiency in your targets. Going forward you will participate in the ongoing training and upskilling, to set you up for a long-term career with eBay.

Important Information: The start date for this role is 18th January 2021. eBay require your availability for 8 consecutive weeks of training.

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Cooks – The Pantry, MPMA Enterprises Ltd, Waterford

Updated 19th November 2020

MPMA Enterprises Ltd are looking for fulltime and part time cooks in their new restaurant. Must have at least two years’ experience cooking and preparing a wide variety of dishes. Must have experience within professional catering and adhere to all health and safety procedures and regulations. Position will include weekends.

Must be hard working and have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced, team led environment.
Maintain the highest level of service and ensure allergen and HACCP compliance within the kitchen.
Must have at least 2 years’ experience in similar role
Be enthusiastic with a passion and flair for cooking and presentation.

Must have HACCP training and at least 2 years’ experience cooking Irish and European cuisine? Must be available for early mornings and weekends. Part time & full time positions available. Baking experience would be an advantage but not essential.

To Apply: Please forward your cv with a cover letter to

Production Operative - Queally Pig Slaughtering ltd – Waterford

Updated 17th November 2020

Production Operatives required for food processing factory, preference for operatives with knife experience.
Day work, Monday to Friday, 8 hour shift
Position is full time position , with additional overtime available .
Pension scheme available for full time employees.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: €28,000.00 per year
Leaving Certificate (Preferred)

For further details and to apply see:

General Labourer - Causeway Group – Waterford

Updated 17th November 2020


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Warehouse Operative (Transport Assistant) - Dangan Group – Waterford

Updated 15th November 2020

Dangan Group are now looking for a Warehouse Operative (Transport Assistant) for their logistics client based in Waterford.
Please note this is a night shift role

The roles will consist of unloading and reloading trucks over the course of the night which are to be delivered the following morning by our multi-drop pallet distribution transport team. You will be working as part of a team of 3 with overlapping shifts.

The ideal candidate
· Must have a good knowledge of the Waterford Area as you will be loading vehicles for delivery all around the county.
· Must be extremely proficient on a counter balance forklift.
· Must be calm under pressure, it can be a stressful environment at times.
· Must have a reasonable level of I.T. skills in order to learn the MoveIt Transport Management System and Connect system
· Must be flexible with working hours.
· A HGV licence would be a bonus, but is not essential.
*Must be flexible with hours.

Warehouse Operative: 2 years (Required)
Logistics: 2 years (Required)
Education: Leaving Certificate (Required)
Licence: Counter Balance Forklift licence (Required)

For further details and to apply see:

Housekeeper - The Village at Havenwood, Ballygunner, Waterford

Updated 15th November 2020

Havenwood currently have a number of Contract positions in their Accommodation Services Department.

Ideally the candidate would be familiar with working in a nursing home environment, however, this is not essential.
Full support and training will be provided to the successful candidates.
Person(s) should be available to work different shifts across a 7 day roster.
The contract will for 3 months with the possibility of extending depending on the needs of the department.

For further details and to apply see:

Construction Operative - FRS Recruitment

Updated 12th November 2020

FRS Recruitment require experienced Construction Operatives with Construction Experience for immediate start in Cork, Dungarvan, Youghal, Lismore, Tramore. Valid Safepass is required. CSCS Tickets would be an advantage. Long term work for the right candidate.

* General Labouring
* Various Roles and Skill sets required
* Construction Sites
* Ground works
* Machine Driving

For further details and to apply see:

Assembly Operative – Schivo, Waterford

Updated 11th November 2020

The Main Purpose of the Role:
To perform related functions that support the assembly, inspection and testing of Electromechanical components.

Key Duties /Responsibilities:
Assemble and test products per company procedures and drawings.
Responsible for the in-line inspection and verification of products.
Complete all necessary production documentation and ensure that all required records are accurately maintained.
Working with Quality procedures. Adhere to strict GMP Guidelines.
Contribute to the development of process and assembly documentation.
Participate in continuous-improvement initiatives.
Ensure that work areas and equipment are maintained in accordance with company requirements and that all safety rules and procedures are observed. Ensure a minimum loss through damage and waste.
Ensure that any maintenance and Health and safety problems/issues are reported.
Follow company procedures at all times. To attend training courses as and when required.
Achieve weekly targets through effective teamwork.

Work Conditions:
The employee is expected to follow all safety regulations, keep work area in a clean and orderly condition, and wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required for the assigned work area(s). Performs safety related duties as assigned.
Working conditions are normal for a White room – lint controlled- environment. Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include not limited to safety glasses.
Must be flexible to support the company as needed.
** This list is not an exhaustive list of duties; you may be required to fulfill other Ad Hoc duties anywhere throughout the company as required.

For further details and to apply see:

Door & Floor Fitter - Murphy Larkin Timber Products – Tramore, Waterford

Updated 10th November 2020

Murphy Larkin Timber Products require an experienced Doors and floor fitter. Installing their doors, frames, architraves, external Composite doors and timber flooring. Working out of their Tramore showrooms.

They provide a company vehicle (Van) and Tools required to carry out the Job to a high standard.
You will require a full clean driving license.
You would require have excellent finishing skills with a keen eye to detail.
Have the ability to work on your own as well as a part of a team and have good client skill.
Good experience with the general public.

For further details and to apply see:

Production Operator (Weekend Night Shift) – Abbott, Clonmel

Updated 4th November 2020

Weekend Night Shift 6 Month Contract

Performs a wide variety of electronic, mechanical, or electro-mechanical assembly operations on assemblies or sub-assemblies. Sets up and operates automatic or semi-automatic machines. May perform other tasks including, but not limited to; placing labels on packages, and putting data sheets with product.

Education/ Experience: Leaving Certificate with a minimum of grade D in five ordinary level subjects including Maths and English or a pass rating in an Aptitude Test selected by Abbott Vascular. Relevant work experience advantageous but not essential or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Technical/Business Knowledge (Job Skills); Applies limited knowledge of business concepts, procedures and practices and a basic understanding of department fundamentals. Will perform this job in a quality system environment. Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in non-compliance with governmental regulations.

Cognitive Skills: Performs routine tasks working from detailed written or verbal instructions. Assignments require limited judgement in troubleshooting proven processes.

For further details and to apply see:

Work from Home and Onsite Patient Service Representatives – Relate Care, Waterford

Updated 24th October 2020

RelateCare, a global healthcare contact centre solutions company based in Waterford City are currently recruiting for a number of exciting positions, including work from home and onsite Patient Service Representatives! Previous customer service or scheduling experience is desirable.

Hours of work are Monday – Saturday with core hours between 7:00am -2.00am.

For further details and to apply see:

Counter Staff – Mark’s Chipper, Kilmacthomas, Co Waterford

Updated 16th October 2020

Counter Staff required for take away.

Shifts typically start at 4pm and end at 9 pm, Thursday to Sunday. Flexibility is important however, as hours may be extended, your availability will be discussed at interview.

Duties required:
Dealing with customers – taking orders, serving and handling cash.
Food preparation and cooking.
Cleaning duties as required.

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

To apply: Please email your CV to