Mechanical Graduate

Job Overview

Are you a Level 8/Level 9 graduate in mechanical/mechatronic or related?

Would you describe yourself as a having a passion & interest in working in the food industry sector with a real desire to work outside of Ireland as part of your graduate program?

Would you like to progress your engineering career in maintenance/production with an iconic multinational brand name in the food production sector starting in January 2023?

If so, this is the career advancing graduate job that you've been waiting for!


I am delighted to be assisting this very well-regarded manufacturing multi-national who have been in Cork for over 30 years and have a brilliant reputation because they really know how to look after their people & retain their employees.
Having partnered with and filled roles here for over the past 5 years they really come across as a great organisation to work for with a very friendly atmosphere i.e., a multinational manufacturer with a family feel
Graduate jobs honestly do not come up here very often!


In this varied and fast-moving graduate role some of the key elements on your job will include

  • Working with maintenance to consolidate the maintenance services to be executed during the planned equipment downtime
  • Helping to evaluate the maintenance plan on a weekly basis looking at the available resources availability (personnel, spare parts, suppliers) and evaluating the opportunity to advance/defer maintenance services using the available information, data and projections
  • Taking part in production meetings to analyse the quality of service that the maintenance department is providing to the plant
  • Collects and analyse wear & tear from machinery & equipment and evaluate what needs to be addressed/fixed first in order of importance
  • Monitor completed maintenance vs planned maintenance and identify corrective actions to be implemented
  • Work with the Production and Maintenance department to identify the need for machinery upgrade and then putting forward the case for investment to plant/company mgt


  • A 4-years structured Graduate Program to develop talents who are willing to have an international career in Operations
  • Exciting roles and projects across the Operations organization under the supervision of company leaders
  • An initial period of two years in Cork followed by a first international assignment to develop and expand your knowledge and to embrace the companys way of working in producing their iconic products
  • The possibility to continue having an international career path after the Programs conclusion
  • A competitive salary of 34k, bonus, 23 days holidays, VHI and pension after probation along with a 4-years structured Graduate Program to develop you and set you up for an international career in Operations


You will hold a relevant degree /master's in mechancial, mechatronic or related and some practical work experience (e.g., internships or voluntary activities) would be advantageous. You will be a fluent English speaker with a specific interest in working in the food production sector and a real desire to work outside of Ireland during your graduate program.

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