Keltech Recruitment

“I wanted a Job

Keltech gave
me more”

Working with Keltech

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the Waterford. Our core competitive advantage has been and will continue to be: Our People…..

We operate in a fast paced stimulating environment where people are a vital component in our successful growth. We aim to recruit individuals of the highest calibre who will relish being part of an enthusiastic and committed team.

All managers have clearly defined job descriptions specifying the responsibilities and authority of their position, thereby creating a positive, frictionless working environment.

Successful management of our people is central to our business philosophy. We place high expectations on those we employ who we, in return, motivate and reward above average.

Browse our Career Roles

  • General Operative
  • Forklift Operators
  • Design & Process Engineering
  • CNC Traineeship
  • Welding Academy
  • Experienced CNC Operator
  • Experienced Mig/Tig Welder
  • Head Office

General Operative

"We Make Cool Stuff, today I'm assembling Aggreko generator canopies going to the Olympic games"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitable candidates to join our paint and final assembly teams at our Waterford facility.

Over 80% of all promotions are filled internally at Keltech. Career progression and development of our staff is ingrained in our DNA.

Mechanical bias, interested in engineering??

Persons offered employment will be involved in the fabrication and assembly of metal parts for the largest construction machinery manufacturers in the world.

Salary

€11.00-€13.50 (depending on experience)

Other Information

Career Development & Progression.

Education Opportunities.

Fast paced rewarding work.

Work with the biggest brands.

Additional payments (depending on circumstances):

€1 per hour dedication bonus (for working 45 hours in a week).

€0.50c per hour loyalty bonus (for long time employees).

Up to €100 per week Team Leader allowance.

Forklift Operators

"Health & Safety is the number 1 priority at Keltech, that's important to me"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitably experienced forklift operators to join the team at our Waterford facility.

Responsibilities for Forklift Operators include:

  • Moving of goods around the warehouse environment
  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
  • Upholding the highest standards of workplace health, safety, welfare and cleanliness
  • General maintenance and warehouse duties


Our ideal Forklift Operator candidate will have:

  • A valid Counterbalance, Reach, PPT or other forklift certificate
  • Good time management 
  • The ability to multi-task
  • A high level of English; spoken, reading and writing
  • Willingness to work solo or as part of a team

Salary

€12.50-€14.50 per hour (depending on experience)

Other Information

Standard day pattern shifts.

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Inhouse training.

Additional payments (depending on circumstances):

€1 per hour dedication bonus (for working 45 hours in a week)

€0.50c per hour loyalty bonus (for long term employees)

 

Design & Process Engineering

"I get a buzz when I look at a Volvo truck and realise that I engineered the fuel & hydraulic tanks on it"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitably qualified design and process engineers at our Waterford facility.

Keltech has and continues to foster an environment of promoting from within. Over 80% of all senior promotions in the last 5 years have come from within.

Keltech is a place where you’re trusted to think for yourself, and take complete ownership over your role. What’s more, because we’re one of most agile and innovative companies in our sector , you get to do far more than you would anywhere else. For instance, if you’ve got a great idea that’ll help everything run even smoother and more effectively than it does now, you’ll be encouraged to put it into practice. After all, that’s how we get better. And why it’s so enjoyable to work here.

Salary

€25,000-€50,000 per annum

Other Information

Education Opportunities.

Fast paced rewarding work.

Work with the biggest brands.

Standard day pattern shifts.

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Work with cutting edge software.

Inhouse training.

CNC Traineeship

"I always wanted to work with high tech machinery, I'm loving it here and the training is top class"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting for our CNC Traineeship program.
 
The Traineeship consists of both Theory & Practical based learning, all delivered at our state of the art 160,000sq ft facility.
 
Successful candidates will be trained on our class leading Trumpf Punches, Cutting Lasers and Panel Benders.
 
Graduates offered employment will be involved in the fabrication of metal parts for the largest construction machinery manufacturers in the world.
 
Interested in a hands on education?
 
Learn while you earn?
 
Next cycle starting soon!!

Salary

€11.00-€15.00 per hour

Other Information

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Top spec Trumpf CNC equipment.

Inhouse training.

Additional payments (depending on circumstances):

€1 per hour dedication bonus (for working 45 hours in a week)

€0.50c per hour loyalty bonus (for long time employees)

Up to €100 per week Team Leader allowance

Welding Academy

"6 months after I graduated Keltech offered me a 4 year metal fabrication apprenticeship"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitable candidates to join our Welding Academy in Waterford.
 
Graduates gain independent certification to internationally recognised standards.
 
Graduates offered employment will be involved in the fabrication of metal parts for the largest construction machinery manufacturers in the world.
 
Interested in a hands on education?
 
Learn while you earn?
 
The next cycle is starting soon!

Salary

€11.00-€15.00 per hour

Other Information

Standard day pattern shifts.

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Top spec welding equipment.

Inhouse training.

Team Leader opportunities. (Welding Team Leaders can earn up to €20 per hour)

10 year service bonus.

€45 add on per week for 45 hours worked.

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Experienced CNC Operator

"I have a young family so working standard day shifts and having weekends off is important for me"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitably experienced candidates to join our our material processing area at our Waterford facility.

Job role: To manage and produce parts by programming, setting up, and operating our Trumpf CNC machinery, maintain quality, safety and environmental standards, keeping records, maintaining equipment and consumables in a busy manufacturing environment.

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Plan machining by work schedules.
  • Programming CNC machinery by entering instructions, including zero references positions.
  • Production set up.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and knowledgeable in geometric dimensioning and tolerances.
  • Knowledgeable with tool / insert selection and utilizing the correct feeds and speeds.
  • Good knowledge of dimensional measuring instrumentations and use of such tools to verify actual measurements of machined dimensions and features.
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques & principles and 5S.
  • Adhering to quality procedures and process-familiar with ISO 9001: 2015.
  • Planning & problem solving abilities.
  • Maintain safe operations by adhering to all safety procedures.
  • Maintain continuity between work shifts by communicating actions, irregularities with supervisor and fellow operators.
  • Document actions by completing production and quality logs.

Salary

€12.50-€14.00 per hour

Other Information

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Top spec Trumpf CNC equipment.

Inhouse training.

Additional payments (depending on circumstances):

€1 per hour dedication bonus (for working 45 hours in a week)

€0.50c per hour loyalty bonus (for long time employees)

Up to €100 per week Team Leader allowance

Experienced Mig/Tig Welder

"Every day is different and its pretty cool to be welding product for the biggest construction brands in the world"

Multi award winning Waterford based Keltech are recognised world leaders in the supply of complex metal fabrications. With customers such as Volvo CE, Caterpillar, JCB, Manitou, Liebherr and Atlas Copco but to mention a few the company continues to expand.

Keltech are Forging Futures in the South East and are now recruiting suitably experienced candidates to join our welding team at our Waterford facility.

Due to our expanding portfolio of projects, we are currently seeking a full-time Welders to work in our fabrication section.

You will have the following skills and experience:
• MIG welding/fabricating experience.
• Competent at reading construction drawings and plans.
• A Qualification would be desirable but good skills and experience are much more important.
• Previous manufacturing/production experience is an advantage.
• Manual Handling and Abrasive Wheel training an advantage though not essential.
• You will be a strong team player.
We provide all our staff with completely free canteen facilities.


If this is you - we are looking forward to hearing from you!

Salary

Basic Rate: €12.50- €15 per hour (depending on experience)

Other Information

Standard day pattern shifts.

Diverse interesting product range.

Promotion opportunities.

Top spec welding equipment.

Inhouse training.

Additional payments (depending on circumstances):

€1 per hour dedication bonus (for working 45 hours in a week)

€0.50c per hour loyalty bonus (for long term employees)

Team Leader opportunities. (Welding Team Leaders can earn up to €20 per hour)

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Head Office

"My projects span most departments within Keltech, I'm here over 10 years and I love it"

Here you’ll find the dedicated team of Keltech people sharing a fast-moving, dynamic, environment. Our back office is our ‘engine room’ because everything that happens here drives productivity and innovation on our production floor.

Roles such as Process & Design Engineering, Administration, Buying, Sales & Marketing , Recruitment & Training and finance to name but a few. Keltech has and continues to foster an environment of promoting from within. Over 80% of all senior promotions in the last 5 years have come from within.

Keltech is a place where you’re trusted to think for yourself, and take complete ownership over your role. What’s more, because we’re one of most agile and innovative companies in our sector , you get to do far more than you would anywhere else. For instance, if you’ve got a great idea that’ll help everything run even smoother and more effectively than it does now, you’ll be encouraged to put it into practice. After all, that’s how we get better. And why it’s so enjoyable to work here.

Salary

€25,000-€50,000 per annum

Other Information

Career Development & Progression.

Education Opportunities.

Yearly Salary Reviews.

Fast paced rewarding work.

Work with the biggest brands.

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