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26/01/2022

Growth In Construction Industry And Forestry Sectors Creates 'Exciting And Rewarding' Job Openings At Leading Distributor

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Evidence of growth within the construction plant and forestry sectors can be seen in a number of job openings at leading Komatsu distributor, McHale Plant Sales – all fuelled by what company chairman, Michael McHale says is "an uplift in the economy, renewed confidence on the part of plant users, and a need to expand and upgrade plant inventories".

In their Komatsu construction plant division, openings exist at the Birdhill and Rathcoole-based firm for three Service Engineers, including one Leinster based and another based in the UK to service the needs of Irish contractors carrying out contract work in that market.

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In their Komatsu Forest division – which services clients across the entire 32-counties – openings exist for a Sales and Customer Support Manager and a Mobile Service Engineer. A number of construction plant apprenticeship vacancies also exist.

Commenting, McHale added: "Currently experiencing significant growth, the plant sector offers a host of highly interesting, rewarding and career fulfilling opportunities. Being one of Ireland’s foremost operators with 'big name' distributorships, a well-managed structure and an all-island client base, the roles we have on offer provide solid, secure and exciting opportunities for qualified applicants”.

"In addition, for young applicants seeking a foothold in the industry and qualifications recognised and accepted in countries across the globe, we have a number of apprenticeships available."

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