Maynooth Meat Processors T/A Ashbourne Meat Processors have 20 General Operative positions available in their Naas Plant in Co.Kildare, Ireland Working as part of the operations team in the factory, undertaking all duties as directed by their manager/supervisor. Play a key role in production, storage, cleaning, Health & Safety and all other tasks as directed by management. This role will involve working to challenging production targets and therefore can be stressful. The role may also involve in working for extended periods of time in cold/chilled areas. Reports to: Line Supervisor Key Responsibilities: Work in the production area conducting a wide variety of tasks, such as line operation, packing, cleaning, distribution etc. Lift weights of at least 15kgs, stand for 4+ hours and be able to move around the factory floor without assistance. Must be able to work for extended periods in a cold environment. Be familiar with the daily production plan and work as part of the team to set up the line, complete checks and ensuring materials are ready to use. Perform all pre start, hygiene and safety checks as directed. Must participate in all company training, asking questions and ensuring they feel satisfied in relation to all aspects of the area and role they are working in Reporting any accidents or near misses is expected and assistance with any investigation is a prerequisite of the Company’s safety policy. Other duties will be part of the role from time to time – this will be specified by your direct line Supervisor. Skills / Experience: Previous production experience highly beneficial Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment highly beneficial Each employee must be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service. Each candidate must be of good character. Employment of the successful candidate shall be subject to satisfactory confidential reports. Training in English Language skills and Company operating procedures will be provided

Job requirements

Previous experience of working in a Meat Factory

Nice to have

Good work attitude

Desire to learn

Friendly manner


Potential accomadation

full training provided

Canteen in the workplace

20 Holiday Days pa

Job restrictions

Must Have a visa to work in Ireland/EU

Job details
Work experience:
Work experience is not required
Language skills:
  • English
  • Basic
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About company

Ashbourne Meat Processors have been exporting premium chilled Irish beef products to international markets since 1985. Ashbourne Meat Processors employ nearly 200 people and operates from two facilities located in Ireland. Slaughtering and cold-storage facilities in Roscrea with deboning and cold storage facilities in Naas. please see our website for further information and watch our introductory video Read more