Recruitment Consultant (trainee) - Munster


We have seen major growth in our engineering division, and we are in a great position where we can now grow it further in Cork. We are looking for an ambitious person who wants to be a part of an encouraging and rewarding business and act as an entrepreneur under or roof!


  • You will attend events and meetings with some of Ireland leading engineering companies

  • You will take job debriefs from clients, write attractive job specs, and make video adverts.

  • You will get exposure to a variety of candidates across Engineering & Automation and speak to them about relevant job opportunities

  • You will use innovative and traditional recruitment platforms such as – LinkedIn, Monster, Head Hunting, Networking and using our own global internal database to source best talent in the market. Engaging with job seekers and learning about their career experience within the engineering industry.

  • Proactively speak with potential engineering candidates about roles that may be of interest and suited. Acting as the first point of contact for the business, you will conduct interviews face to face, via Skype and telephone.

  • You are encouraged to continually build and maintain knowledge of your specialist industry through market research, attending events, networking and taking part in internal creative projects.

  • Achieve KPI’s and revenue targets




  • Minimum 1+ year experience in recruitment (more is always welcome!)

  • Degree in Business or technical related discipline

  • Adept communication and interpersonal skills

  • Solid business acumen with entrepreneurial flair

  • Results driven with ambition and drive

  • High energy and tenacity

  • Performs best under pressure


What’s on Offer?

  • Accelerated commission structure (up to 40%) – with no thresholds!

  • Structured career path with additional annual leave and benefits as you progress

  • Access to world class suite of training (individual, group, off- site, on-site and online)

  • Regular overseas Christmas party

  • Healthy work life balance

  • Exciting career opportunity that offers independence and ability to use knowledge of the team and Sigmar brand

How to Apply

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Dee Sweeney at Sigmar on +353 19619720 or email your CV to


**All applications will be treated in strictest confidence**

About Sigmar

Sigmar is one of Ireland's most successful recruitment companies, employing over 150 staff in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Athlone and Tralee.  We are part of global recruitment group Groupe Adéquat with 250 offices in 5 countries. 

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