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KER’s Exciting Job Opportunities

Through continued expansion and growth, our business is seeking more talented individuals with diverse skills to bolster our workforce to meet the ever-changing demands of the current market. KER Group are looking for applicants for the following roles: Senior Lead Refrigeration Engineer andย Senior Lead Electrician with both positions offering an attractive salary package. If you are interested in applying to these roles go to KER’s Career Page or send your CV to careers@ker.ie. Don’t miss this opportunity to join our highly skilled team. Keep an eye on the KER Careers page for all future roles available!

Senior Lead Refrigeration Engineer

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 driverโ€™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.

Senior Lead Electrician

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:ย 

  • Electrical National Craft Certificate or similar (Minimum)
  • Full clean driverโ€™s license

For further description of these career opportunities and more visit https://www.ker.ie/careers/>>>

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Electrical Works On Aquaculture Workboats Completed

KER recently completed the works on the Seonag M which is a workboat which will be used in aquaculture/salmon farming industry. This was the last of 3 aquaculture workboats which KER were carrying out a project for. The Gracie Ava & Betty Bheag had been completed a few months prior. Below is a list of works that were completed on the boats.
Seonag M
๐–๐จ๐ซ๐ค๐ฌ ๐‚๐จ๐ฆ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž๐ญ๐ž๐:
โ€ขDesigned/Fitted 2 x 240V AC electrical panels, 1 x 400V AC electrical panel, 3 x 24V DC electrical panels.
โ€ขRemoval of old Perkins 250KVA Generator.
โ€ขSupplied & wired-up new Doosan 130kva electrical generator which is more economical.
โ€ขRemoval of old Vacuum Pump & piping.
โ€ขInstallation of 220V LED floodlights.
โ€ขSupply & Installation of battery boxes.
โ€ขAll necessary cabling & rewiring conducted by KER engineers.
Gracie Ava & Betty Bheag
๐–๐จ๐ซ๐ค๐ฌ ๐‚๐จ๐ฆ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž๐ญ๐ž๐:
โ€ขCustom Stainless Steel battery boxes constructed by KER & installed with new batteries.
โ€ขNew isolators for batteries.
โ€ขEarth fault panel designed, constructed & installed.
โ€ขNew 210 watt LED floodlights installed.
โ€ขAll float switches checked.
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KER Install Infeed Hopper For Salmon Factory

KER Install Infeed Hopper For Salmon Factory

KER recently installed salmon processing equipment for Kilkeerin Salmon, Galway, Ireland.
๐’๐ญ๐š๐ข๐ง๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐’๐ญ๐ž๐ž๐ฅ ๐ˆ๐ง๐Ÿ๐ž๐ž๐ ๐ก๐จ๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ: Fitted in Kilkerrin salmon factory last week. The tank’s purpose is to handle large fish like salmon which will be received from tankers via a pinch valve. Tank has a capacity of 22mยณ. Salmon are then taken from the tank via a hopper before being transported onwards for further processing.
๐๐ข๐ง๐œ๐ก ๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฏ๐ž: Works using compressed air to inflate the rubber interior to form a water tight seal. This will stop fish & water flow with a strong focus on protecting fish from damage. This valve can be operated using a KER installed touchscreen.
๐‘๐ž๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ง ๐–๐š๐ญ๐ž๐ซ ๐•๐š๐ฅ๐ฏ๐ž: Automatically returns water to the tanker.
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New KER Milestone Achieved!

KER 3 generations๐ŸŽ‰Celebrating a Milestone: Three Generations, One Legacy ๐ŸŒŸ

KER Group marks a momentous occasion in its history, as three generations now proudly represent the company.

The picture attached captures the essence of family and dedication ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ“ธ.

This significant milestone underscores their commitment to a shared legacy, laying a solid foundation for a promising future! ๐ŸŽŠ

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KER Group awarded ISO 14001:2015 & 45001:2018

KER Group are delighted to announce that in addition to our ISO 9001:2015 Quality Accreditation that we have also been awarded both the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management and ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health & Safety Accreditation’s.

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