Searching for a career in construction? Kirby Group Engineering joins Jobs Expo Galway
We’re excited to have Kirby Group Engineering exhibit at our upcoming Jobs Expo Galway. Register for this award winning recruitment fair and we’ll see you 16th February at the Galway Racecourse.
About Kirby Group Engineering
If you are looking for a new role in the industry, Kirby has a lot to offer. The company offers opportunities to build a sustainable career. In addition, you will gain industry experience on some of the largest and most complex engineering projects in Europe. Not to mention, access to cutting-edge technology and all this while having access to learning and development and mentoring to maximise your potential.
Kirby is a leading provider of high-value Mechanical and Electrical engineering contracting services. Their operations run in Ireland, the UK and Europe. Kirby directly employs 700+ highly-skilled professionals. These employees support the company in delivering full mechanical and electrical engineering contracting services. Additionally, they deliver specialist high voltage (HV) and medium voltage (MV) design and construction services across a range of sectors including data centres, life sciences, industrial manufacturing, substations & renewables and commercial.
A growing international company, Kirby has a number of exciting career opportunities available both at home and abroad.
Why work for Kirby?
Work on Leading-edge projects- Learning and Development – A Career not a job – Progression – International industry experience – Opportunity to give back through our award-winning CSR programme –
Kirby understands the key to success is people. They are committed to the wellbeing and development of each staff member. This commitment saw Kirby being awarded gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard and a global finalist in the best large employer category 2018.
They place a strong emphasis on training, development, and support. Furthermore, Kirby encourage all employees to upskill and progress. Kirby recognises that investing in and developing its staff is essential for the growth and success of the business.
This supportive environment ensures industry leading retention rates. Many of its senior team have been with Kirby since the start of their careers and developed and progressed over the years.
They place a strong emphasis on nurturing and supporting talent through its graduate and apprenticeship programmes. As a result, Kirby run a site management programme. This helps craft professionals to go on to become site managers and then project managers. Therefore, these programmes allow them to develop as the future leaders of Kirby.
CSR is an integral part of its business and it is deeply embedded within Kirby’s company culture. Kirby work hard to ensure its CSR activities have a significant and positive impact on the communities that they operate within.
Kirby is a community based organisation. While international in nature, its work is delivered locally with significant interaction with the communities they work within. At all times, they seek to increase community integration and promote a legacy of social diversity and inclusivity. They encourage employees to be CSR focused and support, through active involvement and financial contribution, community based initiatives which seek to build local infrastructure, support local needs and foster community integration.