Building your career with Weltec

Weltec is a leading Engineering and Process Contractor

Electrical and Mechanical Apprentices

Electrical and Mechanical Apprentices

Role / Requirements:

Apprenticeship Key Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Report to site Chargehand/Foreman
  • Working Hours: 39 hours per week & overtime when requested.
  • As an apprentice you will be required to follow a specific course of training and undergo a series of assessments to confirm that you’ve reached the required standard,
  • Attend off-the-job training, whilst your on-the-job training will take place on site with Weltec Engineering.
  • While attending off the job training, the apprentice will be required to complete a portfolio & series of exams, both theory & practical.
  • Be prepared to work on different site locations if/when required.
  • All apprentice rates are in line with the electrical & mechanical sectoral employment orders.
  • Listen and learn from site peers.

Apprentice Electricians Criteria

Qualified to Leaving Certificate or equivalent standard.

Must have five passes in the Leaving Certificate (Maths and English must be two of these)

Must complete an Ishihara colour vision test before starting.

Have a valid Safe Pass card.

Have a Manual Handling Certificate.

Must have an O5 minimum in Leaving Certificate Maths.

Appointment Subject to interview and reference checks.

 

Apprentice Plumbers/Pipefitters Criteria

Qualified to Junior Certificate or equivalent standard.

Must have five passes in the Leaving Certificate (Maths and English must be two of these).

Must complete an Ishihara colour vision test before starting.

Have a valid Safe Pass card.

Have a Manual Handling Certificate.

Must have passed at least ordinary level maths.

Appointment Subject to interview and reference checks.

Application details:

Application Due
29/01/2021
Start Date
ASAP
Workplace
South/Southeast
Contact Details

Please send CV to: recruitment@weltec.ie

About Us

Weltec is a leading Engineering and Process Contractor with extensive experience in delivering complex turnkey projects in Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Industrial, Data Centres, Healthcare, Public Works and Commercial sectors.

We offer competitive salary packages, ongoing support and Continuous Professional Development (CPD) enabling career progression, performance management and incentives and the opportunity to challenge yourself and progress your career with a growing and successful company. Weltec is ISO 9001:2015, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 accredited and is also a registered Safe T Cert company.

John Murphy

Quality Director

John is the company Quality Director with overall responsibility for all Quality activities and resources. He is hugely experienced, having worked for many years in the Pharma and Manufacturing before joining Weltec in 2014. He holds qualifications in Chemistry, Quality Assurance, a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Masters in Business Administration.  He has been instrumental in the company’s continuous implementation of new and improved quality standards across all engineering and construction activities. He has also been the key driver in ensuring we fully understand our customer expectations and needs and that we have developed and implemented the quality control processes to meet and exceed these expectations.

Joe McGivney

General Manager, Electrical

Joe is a IPMA certified Project Manager and as General Manager Joe takes a key role in project proposals, project development, construction operations, and communication with all key stakeholders. He applies his extensive engineering and project management experience acquired over his 40 year successful career. He has delivered complex projects across many sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, ICT Manufacturing and Healthcare.

James Hackett

EHS Director

James is EHS Director and holds a BSc in Management and a H-Dip in Health, Safety & Welfare at Work from UCC. Working closely with the operations director, general manager and contract managers, James has full responsibility all EHS activities and resources across the company. James has been instrumental in directing the company to achieving world-class EHS practices, which have been recognised by NISO with the company winning the Bronze Overall Award and twice winning the Presidents Award for Large Organisations over a 4 year period.

Shane Ryan

Operations Director

Shane holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from UL and as Operations Director he is centrally involved in the direction and execution of all construction operations. He focuses on assembling multi-disciplinary teams to deliver large-scale complex turnkey projects and creating sustainable ongoing partnerships. He has extensive engineering and project management experience across different sectors including Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Industrial and Food.

Gerard O’Leary

Managing Director

Gerard is the Managing Director and one of the original founders of Weltec Engineering in Waterford over 20 years ago. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from CIT and a Masters in Business Administration from UCC. He has 30 years experience in the engineering and construction industries and has been instrumental in the development of the company into a leading engineering and process contractor.