Careers


Established in 1990, Killarney Precision Engineering Limited trades as O’Carroll Engineering, Laser Tube Ireland and Signature Stairs. The company has grown from a two-employee business to employing over 130 qualified and skilled staff working in a 7,500 m2 modern manufacturing facility. The Company has achieved ISO certification, CE Marking and is continually implementing Lean manufacturing processes.


As innovative industry leaders, achieving the highest standards of quality is at the forefront of everything we do. To do this we recruit the best-in-class and invest in our colleagues promoting training and development in a modern work environment.



We have a broad variety of roles across a number of departments such as;

• Steel detailing, programming
• Cutting, fabrication, welding
• Finishing, transport, assembly
• Estimating, marketing, sales
• Administration, purchasing
• Site survey, site installation
• In-house maintenance
• Human resources
• Apprenticeships


O’Carroll Engineering is recognised as a leading local employer in vibrant and scenic Killarney Co. Kerry. If this sounds like an organisation which you would like to join please review the job vacancies. We look forward to hearing from you.

Current Vacancies


Steel Detailer

General scope of role: The Steel Detailer is part of the Drawing and Programming team with responsibility for creating accurate and specific technical drawings.

Main duties:
• Create 2D and 3D CAD Drawings for use in all aspects of production, including but not limited to programming, fabrication, welding, assembly and site installation
• Ensure all drawings are created in line with ISO9001 and EN1090 requirements
• Liaise with clients and site installation team to ensure all jobs are completed as per client requirements
• Maintain administrative functions associated with the various drawings

Minimum requirements of the Steel Detailer:
• Relevant qualification in architectural technology or engineering stream
• Advanced AutoCAD qualification
• Experience in Tekla Structures modelling would be an advantage
• Previous experience in creating, reading and interpreting technical drawings
• Knowledge of EN1090 Standard
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Proven ability to multi-task and move between projects with ease
• Undertake training as required

The Steel Detailer will be required to attend any training events as identified as relevant by the Company. The role may change over time in line with Company progression and expansion. The Steel Detailer will be expected to progress with any such changes. The Steel Detailer role requires a minimum of 39 hours per week, Monday to Friday. A reasonable level of overtime including Saturdays may be required to ensure the fulfilment of the requirements of this role.

Applications by way of CV to hr@ocarrollengineering.com. Closing date for applications is Wednesday 13th December, 2017.


Resumes to:

hr@ocarrollengineering.com

Please reference the position you wish to apply for in the email title