Engineer Required

Freefoam is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative PVC-U and PVC-UE roofline, rainwater and cladding products for the building industry in the UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe.

We are seeking an Engineer to join our team in Cork who will work as part of the Engineering team, providing technical support to various departments across Freefoam including engineering, maintenance, production and research & development.  Provide engineering solutions to problems which may arise through design and manufacturing processes while also driving improvements in products and processes.

The Engineer will also provide input on new product design, new materials and specifications and on the continuous improvement of equipment, process and manufacturing related areas.

Our ideal candidate will have the following:
 Degree qualified in Mechanical, Process or Manufacturing Engineering
 Minimum of 3 years’ related experience gained in a fast paced manufacturing environment
 Excellent technical competence and aptitude for problem solving with the capacity to effectively analyse issues
 Design aptitude, including CAD
 Be proactive and having the ability to work on own initiative
 Strong attention to detail and thoroughness in work
 Possess strong interpersonal, organisational, and communication skills, both verbal and written, with fluent English
 Possess a significant level of IT skills
 Eligibility to live and work in the EU
 Confident, enthusiastic, yet patient individual with a “can do” attitude 

Please forward an updated CV in confidence to; Treasa Minihane, HR Manager, Freefoam Plastics Ltd., Central Commercial Park, Centre Park Road, Cork or email: 

Please Note: The assistance of third party recruiters is not required at this time.