MARINE ENGINEERING SPECIALIST

Why work for KER?

KER are a leading marine engineering & refrigeration specialist based in Killybegs, Donegal, Ireland. We provide project management & innovative solutions to both onshore & offshore industries in sectors such as marine, aquaculture, food processing, pharmaceuticals etc. KER is a growing company with multiple projects completed in various countries internationally. We have a blend of young, experienced and diverse workforce with a wideset of skills. With an abundance of exciting & innovative projects it offers a challenging & nurturing environment. We are always willing to learn and find new ways to evolve & improve.

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Diverse Workforce

Our business has multiple different departments that we will recruit for at different times. Sectors include: Electrical, Refrigeration, Welding & Fabrication, PLC & Automation and Office & Administration.

KER welder/fabricator welding stainless steel piping

Senior Lead Refrigeration Engineer

KER Engineer Servicing an RSW unit in KER workshop #1

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KER GROUP are seeking applications for the following position:

Senior Lead Refrigeration Engineer

The successful candidates must have industrial or commercial experience post-qualification.

Responsibilities

  • Service & maintenance of Freon & Ammonia gas systems.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Must be available to work overtime, weekends and emergency call out as required.

Qualifications

  • National Craft Certificate (Minimum Requirement)
  • FGAS Certificate (Essential)
  • Full clean driver’s license
  • Ammonia license/Training
  • Experience with Freon & Ammonia gas
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written. With an ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Previous experience in marine and/or Electrical systems would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Experience in Team Leading preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Attractive Salary Package (Negotiable)

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday-Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Glebe, Killybegs, Co. Donegal, F94 XY45: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Suitably qualified candidates should email their CV using the button below and reference the job you are applying for in the email text.

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Senior Lead Electrician

KER instrumentation engineer working on internal wiring in KER RSW control panel

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KER GROUP are seeking applications for the following position:

Senior Lead Electrician

The successful candidates must have industrial or commercial experience post-qualification.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
  • Experience with PLC & Automation an advantage.
  • Must be available to work overtime, weekends and emergency call out as required.
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written. With an ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Previous experience in marine or industrial electrical systems would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Experience in Team Leading preferred.

Qualifications: 

  • Electrical National Craft Certificate or similar (Minimum)
  • Full clean driver’s license

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Attractive Salary Package (Negotiable)

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Glebe, Killybegs, Co. Donegal, F94 XY45: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Suitably qualified candidates should email their CV using the button below and reference the job you are applying for in the email text.

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Financial Accountant

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Experienced Financial Accountant required for maternity cover for busy role with KER Services, Killybegs, Co. Donegal

Job Purpose

The Financial Accountant supports the financial planning and review process within the Company and contributes to the continuous improvement of its performance.

The Financial Accountant develops and maintains efficient controlling processes, providing transparency in the operational results of the Company and the individual departments.

Key Responsibilities

· Monthly financial and KPI reporting.

· Manage the finance department.

· Project costing/management reporting.

· Timely Payroll processing.

· Manage cashflow and debt collection.

· Creditor management.

· Ensure Revenue compliance.

Experience/Qualifications

· Degree Level in Accountancy or related topic.

· 3+ years of relevant cost accountancy business experience (Preferably in a manufacturing or retail environment)

· Keen understanding of financial planning and management reporting.

· Good understanding of cost allocation and product costing.

· Strong analytical skills.

· Experience with fully integrated ERP systems.

· Good communicator with sound presentation skills.

· Maintain a high level of integrity

· Team player, building and maintaining strong relationships with colleagues in Finance and other functions.

· Independent and persistent with strong attention to detail.

· Inquisitive, proactive, self-starter.

· Hands on approach.

Job Types: Full-time, Fixed term
Contract length: 18 months

Salary: Negotiable

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Killybegs, Co. Donegal: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Yearly bonus

Experience:

  • relevant: 3 years (preferred)

Suitably qualified candidates should email their CV using the button below and reference the job you are applying for in the email text.

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Store Assistant - TrailerStuff

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TrailerStuff are a branch of KER Group who are an All-Star accredited supplier of trailer parts, accessories and towing equipment. They are a supplier of many reputable brands such as Brian James Trailer’s, Knott, Maypole, Aspock and AL-KO. TrailerStuff have both a physical shop based in Killybegs, Donegal, Ireland and an online e-commerce store which offers a one-stop shop for all your trailer needs. They offer a fast and reliable delivery service across Ireland.

Join Our Team

TrailerStuff are seeking applications for the following position:

Store Assistant

Overall objectives of the role:

Ensure day-to-day retail operations are carried out effectively and excellent customer satisfaction is upheld.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

  • Maintaining a strong customer service focus.
  • Selling products and assisting customers with their needs and preferences.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all proper stores procedures, records and administration are adhered to in line with policy.
  • To issue stock parts to the workshop as required and to update the system accordingly.
  • To carry out stock takes and regular stock checks as required.
  • Will ensure the proper security of stores and stock at all times.
  • Ensuring all shelving and displays are fully stocked and a high level of visual merchandising is upheld.
  • Must communicate with Purchase and Sales Management with regard to the ordering of parts for customers.
  • Works with Accounts Department with regard to accurate data for stock levels and purchases.
  • Using the stock management system to draft sales orders and invoices.
  • Be prepared to undertake any internal / external training as required.
  • To undertake any other duties, from time to time, as can be reasonably requested by the company.

Person Specification – Stores Person

Essential Criteria

  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Computer literate with high standards of IT skills (Minimum – Word, Excel, Email)
  • Excellent communications skills. (Verbal, written, telephone)
  • Excellent customer care skills. Ability to enhance the Trailerstuff brand through the provision of prompt, professional service.

Preferred Criteria

  • Experience in Automotive
  • Previous experience with Opera Pegasus or a similar stores/stock control system
  • Experience as a store’s person
  • Full clean drivers’ licence
  • Fork lift truck licence
  • Manual handling trained

Salary: Negotiable

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday-Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Glebe, Killybegs, Co. Donegal, F94 XY45: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Job Type: Full-time

Suitably qualified candidates should email their CV using the button below and reference the job you are applying for in the email text.

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Pipe Fitter

Pipe fitter in KER workshop

Pipe Fitter

The successful candidates should have a minimum of two years industrial or commercial experience post qualification.

Responsibilities

  • Read and understand P&ID
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team.
  • Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications.
  • Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipelines.

Qualifications

  • National Craft Certificate (Minimum Requirement)
  • Welding (1 year)
  • Full clean driver’s license
  • Good communications skills, verbal and written. With an ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Previous experience in marine would be an advantage but not essential.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Negotiable

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday-Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Glebe, Killybegs, Co. Donegal, F94 XY45: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
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