Senior Engineering Recruitment Consultant  (Galway)

We are expanding in Galway and looking for an experienced senior recruiter to join our thriving engineering division! You will join a high-performing team who are friendly and easy to work with. This role will focus on full cycle recruitment including business development and sourcing activities.

What does the day job look like?

  • End to end management of the recruitment processes for jobs within the engineering industry in Connacht

  • Consulting with all levels of candidates across engineering as to relevant job opportunities

  • Relationship and account management (process management, consultation, negotiation)

  • Business development (cold calling, events, networking and client meetings)

  • Candidate sourcing (online, social media, networking, database management)

  • Candidate screening and support (interviewing, consultation, interview preparation)

  • Achieving core KPIs and sales targets

  • Developing and delivering end to end professional service solutions

  • Expanding your product knowledge and network in the area of Life Sciences & Engineering in general


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in recruitment required (more is always welcome!)

  • Experience recruiting in technical areas - Engineering, Automation, or Manufacturing

  • Business Development experience within a recruitment agency environment

  • 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:

  • Permanent Engineering Recruitment Consultant role with a competitive basic salary

  • 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 & online)

  • Healthy work-life balance

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

  • Opportunity to develop new business and create new relationships with clients across the West of Ireland and Midlands



How to Apply

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Dee Sweeney, Recruitment and Development Manager, 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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