The talented and committed workforce at Irish Country Meats is crucial to our ongoing success. In all areas of our business, we seek to employ people who are passionate about their area of expertise and who seek to deliver the highest standards.

Working in a dynamic and competitive industry such as our’s requires commitment and self-motivation, where effort and performance is rewarded accordingly. Irish Country Meats is an equal opportunities employer, offering competitive compensation packages and long term career prospects.


Do you want to work with a market leader in a dynamic and competitive industry?
The challenge given to all colleagues who work in Irish Country Meats is to demonstrate shared ownership, accountability and responsibility for the business.

We are committed to continually learning in order to create a high performing work environment where we improve on what we do and how we do it. We recognise that our employees are critical to our success and we are always interested in hearing from talented and committed people who wish to develop their career and can add to our pool of expertise across all professions and trades.




Sustainability Officer


Full – Time

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain, implement and manage environmental policies & management systems.
  • Work with head office to update environmental procedures, manuals and record forms to continually improve the impact of the organisation on the environment.
  • Coordinate all aspects of pollution control, waste management, recycling, environmental health, conservation and renewable energy
  • Ensure compliance with environmental legislation and keep up to date with Irish, European Legislation.
  • Liaise with relevant bodies such as EPA, local authorities and public bodies. • Analyse and report environmental performance to management, promote and raise awareness, at all levels of the organisation, of the impact of emerging environmental issues
  • Preparing reports for the company, environmental agencies and government bodies.
  • Ideally have knowledge or experience in the operation of a waste water treatment plant. Training will be provided.
  • Run the onsite waste water treatment plant which also involves some physical labour to ensure clean & efficient plant.
  • Complete Daily paperwork for the WWTP

The Candidate:

Primary degree subjects such as environmental and earth sciences, environmental engineering, or relevant field. Postgraduate degrees are increasingly required as specialisation in particular fields is advantageous.


Maintenance Fitter

Full Time

Key Responsibilities:

· Observe all on site and legislative rules and regulations in terms of Health & Safety, food safety and environmental.

· Ensure all maintenance is carried out under GMP conditions.

· Carry out mechanical process awareness, diagnostics and troubleshooting.

· Complete mechanical repairs to food processing, handling and packaging equipment.

· Technical support for plant facilities and services including compressed air, steam, refrigeration and effluent plant.

· Carry out and record planned maintenance routines.

· Carry out and record preventive maintenance.

· Control of contractors and acting as liaison person when requires

The Candidate:

  • Trade qualified fitter
  • 12 month+ experience with Mechanical maintenance within an automated manufacturing environment, ideally with some meat/food experience.
  • Strong trouble shooting and diagnostics skills
  • Used to working in a fast paced high volume environment