Kingspan Century

Careers at Kingspan Century

With over 10,000 employees across five continents Kingspan is a global company with local roots. Due to continued expansion at our Monaghan facility, we invite applications from motivated and ambitious candidates, seeking to work in a progressive and innovative environment.

Operations Positions

We are seeking an experienced Manager to organise and oversee our manufacturing operations. Reporting to the Operations Director the successful candidate will be responsible for all aspect of pre-production planning, production control and supervision. Extensive know-how in production procedures is essential with an ability to direct personnel towards maximum performance.

Role
  • Liaise with department heads in the Management of the Production schedule
  • Organise workflow, develop productions processes and select appropriate equipment
  • Determine necessary human and material resources
  • Supervise and motivate a production team, review performance and identify training needs.
  • Monitor product standards and implement quality-control programmes;
  • Implementation of best practice in Health & Safety compliance
  • Contribute to product development
Requirements
  • Proven experience in Production Management, preferably in an Engineering related industry
  • Third level qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Extensive knowledge of production management and performance evaluation
  • Experience in formulation and reporting of key production metrics
  • Familiarity of quality standards and health & safety regulations
  • Proficient in MS Office EXCEL and ERP software
  • Excellent organisational and leaderships skills with high attention to detail
  • Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach
Reporting directly to the Operations Director, the successful candidate will work closely with all members of the Management team being responsible for a range of administration tasks associated with purchasing activities and the analysis of stock usage and pricing. The ability to organise and prioritise multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment is essential.

Role
  • Maintenance of Stock-Coding and Pricing Database
  • Preparation, Administration and tracking of Purchase Orders
  • Recording / checking arrivals into stock
  • Formulation of Stock usage and costing reports
  • Management of stock levels ensuring inventory is sufficient for production needs
  • Main contact to suppliers in scheduling and expediting of deliveries, resolving shortages and late deliveries
  • Maintain supplier register ensuring supplier compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Point of contact for finance on supplier invoice queries
Requirements
  • Proven work experience in purchasing/supply chain management, preferably in a Construction / Engineering background
  • Strong administration skills including high proficiency in MS Office Excel
  • Highly organised with meticulous attention to detail
  • Team orientated with the ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills

Technical Positions

This position will suit a practical and adaptable Structural Engineer who will be responsible for management of a bilocated team of Structural Designers/Detailers and the successful delivery of a range of projects from inception to completion.
 

Role:

  • Management and Supervision of a large Structural Design & Detailing team responsible for the development of Structural Designs, 3D fabrication models, part/assembly drawings and erection drawings
  • Structural Design of building elements and structures
  • Develop fabrication level information early in the design process
  • Coordination and oversight of Consultant Engineers
  • Resolution of design and development problems
  • Ensure production of deliverables to programme and within budget
  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team


Requirements:

  • Must have an Honours degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • a minimum of 3 years’ postgraduate experience in Structural design of buildings to Eurocodes
  • Knowledge & experience of current EN Standards and Irish Building Regulations requirements
  • Experience in use of proprietary structural analysis and design software
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills with the ability to lead teams
  • Commercial awareness and proven track record in managing projects
  • Excellent level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must have fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland

This position will suit a motivated, practical and adaptable Site Engineer / Supervisor, with the ambition to progress quickly to a Contracts Management position; who will be responsible for client liaison and the supervision of site-based operations in multiple developments located throughout Ireland.


Role:

  • Assist and support the Site Operations management team in the on-site control of the erection of Off-Site Engineered Building Systems
  • Setting-out of foundations and superstructure
  • Surveying of as built construction, plotting surveys in AutoCAD and checking against construction drawings
  • Supervision of subcontractors,
    • ensuring quality control requirements are met and recorded in accordance with on-site policies and procedures
    • adherence to Health & Safety policies and procedures.
  • Liaison with and provision of Technical Support to clients, subcontractors and other professional staff
  • Coordination of Health & Safety Risk Assessments and Safe System of Work Plans with main contractors
Requirements:
  • Recognised qualifications in an Engineering or Construction discipline, with an understand of building technology and ability to read and interpret construction drawings
  • Proven experience in a Setting-Out and proficiency in the use of Total Station equipment
  • Strong IT skills including practical experience in the use of AutoCAD
  • Possess effective communication and problem-solving skills, with the ability to work both on own initiative and within team environments
  • Ideally suited to candidates based in the Leinster region

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Architectural Technologist / Construction Professional with the ambition to progress quickly to a Project Management role.
 

Role:

  •  Liaison with clients and their design teams to ensure successful delivery of projects from inception to completion, to programme and within budget
  •  The coordination of customer designs by accurately reproducing technically correct Architectural drawings to client requirements, based on our engineering and manufacturing standards
  •  Document control and revision management
  •  Supervision of junior detailing resources responsible for the development of General Arrangement Drawings and Construction Details in a 3D modelling environment
  •  Resolution of design and development problems
  •  Provision of Technical Support to clients and other professionals

Requirements:

  •  Recognised qualification in an Engineering or Architectural field
  • Practical experience in the use of AutoCAD in an Architectural Detailing role
  • Knowledge & experience of Building Technology and Residential Building Regulations
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Excellent level of attention to detail and accuracy

We are seeking experienced Structural Detailers with the ambition to progress quickly to a Supervisory Role within our Technical Department.
 

Role:

  • Development of Structural Designs utilising AutoCAD based 3D modelling software to produce component/assembly drawings and bills of materials, for the purposes of fabrication and site erection
  • Document Control and Revision management
  • Resolution of design and development problems
  • Ensure production of deliverables to programme and within budget
  • Provision of Technical Support to fabrication and site erection teams

Requirements:

  • Recognised qualification in an Engineering or Architectural field
  • Practical experience in the use of AutoCAD and /or 3D Modelling Software in a Structural/Fabrication detailing role
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills
  • Excellent level of attention to detail and accuracy
These positions will ideally be suited to either enthusiastic school leavers educated to Leaving Certificate or candidates with a QQI Level 5 Award in a Construction or Engineering related programme, who are genuinely interested in a long-term career opportunity.
 
Role:
  • Provision of administrational support to the Engineering team, in the quantification of materials and preparation of documentation packages
  • Experiential training in the understanding of Architectural and Construction drawings, leading to progression to Fabrication Drawing detailing in AutoCAD
Requirements:
  • A practical interest in Construction / Engineering
  • Positive attitude to work and career advancement
  • IT literate with a good knowledge of MS Office (knowledge of AutoCAD would be particularly advantageous)
  • QQI Level 5 Award in a Construction or Engineering related programme or Leaving Certificate to include:
    • Mathematics or Applied Mathematics
    • Construction Studies or another technical subject such as Engineering, Technology, Design, Communication Graphics
  • Good oral and written communication skills
 
Training will include formal 3rd party training leading to a recognised qualification in AutoCAD drafting.

 
Several long-term placements are available for candidates requiring Work Placement as part of a Construction related third level education programme.
 
Role:
  • Depending on construction discipline candidates will work under supervision in either Project Coordination, Structural Detailing or Quantity Surveying activities.
Requirements:
  • Undergraduate student in a recognised third level education programme in:
    • Civil / Structural / Construction Engineering
    • Architecture / Architectural Technology
    • Building Surveying / Quantity Surveying
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
A range of paid summer intern positions are available to students of Construction related disciplines who which to seek relevant work experience.
 
Requirements:
  • Undergraduate student in a recognised third level education programme in:
    • Civil / Structural / Construction Engineering
    • Architecture / Architectural Technology
    • Building Surveying / Quantity Surveying
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy

Office Support Positions

This role will report to the Marketing Coordinator; the successful candidate will be responsible for implementing the digital marketing strategy for the organisation.
 
Role:
  • Creation and editing of digital images and video
  • Content generation and management of website and multiple social media accounts
  • Administrative or other marketing support
Requirements:
  • Experience of using social media in a professional and/or promotional capacity.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A good standard of computer literacy including a working knowledge of design packages such as Photoshop and video edit software
  • Experience of using website content management systems.
  • Copy writing and proofreading skills, and a keen eye for detail.
  • A creative flair in the generation of original online content
  • Highly organised, with an ability to work to deadlines, and to plan and prioritise
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a larger team.
The successful candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, be customer focused and highly organised. A professional attitude and attire are also required.

Role:
  • Welcome and direction of visitors
  • Answering or referral of telephone inquiries
  • Maintain presentable reception area and meeting rooms
  • Sales Office administration tasks
Requirements:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate a strong working knowledge in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
  • Good organisational skills
  • Professional attitude and attire

Operative Positions

Full training will be given and opportunities for versatility training to other production areas will also be available as candidates progress.

Role:
  • Perform manual operations associated with Engineered Timber manufacturing lines.
  • Adhering to Standard Operating Procedures, Quality, Health and Safety Standards
  • Working to meet daily production targets and deadlines
We are seeking experienced CNC / Automated Production Machinery operators.

Role:
  • Setting up and Operation of woodworking machinery
  • Basic maintenance and upkeep of the machine and console
  • Adhering to Standard Operating Procedures, Quality, Health and Safety Standards
Requirements:
  • Ability to read and interpret work instruction documents
Drivers required for safe and efficient operation of Combilift multi-directional forklifts.

Role:
  • Unloading of raw materials and loading of finished product in an efficient and safe manner
  • Distribution of materials from storage facilities to workstations
  • Adherence of Standard Operating Procedures, Health and Safety Standards
  • Carry out regular maintenance checks on the forklift
Requirements:
  • Previous experience in the operation of large forklifts/ Combilift multi-directional forklifts

To apply for any of the above roles, please forward a copy of your up-to-date CV via post, in person or email to: century@kingspan.com

Kingspan Century

Kingspan Century Limited

Clones Road

Monaghan

H18 TX09

+353 (0)47 38400

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