Careers

When you join Monaghan Mushrooms, you will become part of a world-leading, international company with a 3,500-strong workforce. It is the passion and dedication of our people that has helped ensure our steady growth, and we are committed to developing the potential of our people at all levels across the company.

Our Locations

Our Group Headquarters is situated in Tyholland, Co. Monaghan. Nestled in the rural Irish countryside, we are just 1.5 hours from the main cities of  Belfast and Dublin. We have farms, pack houses, compost yards and offices across Ireland, the UK, the Netherlands, Germany and Canada.

As a business that is constantly growing, we always need great people to come work with us, and the opportunities here are plentiful.

Harvesting

Mushroom harvesters are integral to our business, and we always need new people to come and work with us. There are opportunities available all year round, and we currently welcome applications for all our farms in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and Canada.

Operational

From the compost yard to the packhouse floor, we run streamlined and efficient processes to ensure that top quality is delivered to our customers.

Current vacancies

Location
Tyholland, Co. Monaghan, Ireland

Job Description

Role Overview

Under the direction of the Packhouse Manager, the Shift Production Manager will plan, organise and control the activities within the Packhouse to ensure the highest levels of Customer Service are achieved whilst operating at the lowest unit cost within budgetary constraints and observing all Company Safety, Quality, HR and other policies and procedures.

 

Main Duties

  • Ensure all Quality Management Systems and procedures are implemented and maintained in order to guarantee that product safety, legality and all products are produced to the required specification
  • Ensure the requirements of the Company’s Health & Safety Policy are achieved through the adoption of correct work practices & thorough and immediate incident / accident investigations
  • Ensure that matters involving a breach of Company rules/standards are actioned or referred to the Packhouse Manager where they fall outside the remit of the Shift Production Manager
  • Ensure that all work activities under the control of the Shift Production Manager are commensurate with the Company’s requirement to achieve high Customer Service levels and report to the Packhouse Manager anything that may affect the Company’s ability to fully meet Customers’ requirements
  • Organise & motivate the packing team to achieve the lowest unit cost of production by maximising productivity & minimising non – productive time while operating within all Company policies & procedures
  • Ensure staff probationary reviews, rostering of staff, performance management, return to work interviews, absence reviews, and disciplinaries, are conducted as required within the timelines required
  • Organise & motivate staff to ensure that the maximum use is made of all raw materials to reduce wastage to the lowest practicable levels
  • Ensure that progress against the day’s agreed packing plan is monitored throughout the shift and where deviations are found, act to correct them immediately and communicate such deviations and any revised plan to the Packhouse Manager
  • Deal with staff grievances in a fair, reasonable and equitable manner
  • To ensure the continued development of the team identify areas for improvement for individual members of the team, set clear goals & targets and carry out regular appraisals of progress including weekly line leader reviews
  • Identify staff training/development actions that are deemed necessary to improve work performance and implement these actions
  • Communicate effectively with all staff at all levels to ensure they are fully briefed on all relevant issues routinely
  • Maintain excellent housekeeping standards
  • Other duties as assigned by the Packhouse Manager

 

This is not an exhaustive list and is subject to change and amendment.

 

Competencies to perform the role

  • Be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills by getting work done through others
  • Be commercially aware
  • Be conscious of the needs of our Customers
  • Have the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Be experienced in change management and have worked on tasks that demonstrate continuous improvement

 

Experience and Qualifications

  • Ideally Third level education in a food related discipline
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in FMCG / food based environments at management level
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programmes (desirable)

 

Other significant role requirements

  • Preparedness to work flexible hours
  • Willing to train quickly and under pressure

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Siobhan Quigley

T: 00 353 47 38200

E: careers@monaghan-mushrooms.com

Location
Tyholland, Co. Monaghan, Ireland

Job Description

Role Deliverables:

 

  1. To carry out preventative maintenance programmes on all equipment ensuring they are kept to high standard and always ready for use, including wrapping machines, labellers, refrigeration plant, robotics etc.
  2. To work closely with the Pack house management to ensure all maintenance work is prioritised correctly and carried out in a timely manner
  3. Assist in the sourcing of parts, following up on parts deliveries and overseeing that incoming parts are fitted as soon as possible when delivered
  4. Establish and maintain an efficient stock of essential parts, using good stock control techniques
  5. Maintain accurate, up-to-date maintenance documentation, following good documentation practices and keeping management updated on maintenance progress on all sites
  6. To ensure any breakdowns or problems are resolved quickly and efficiently as possible, using the resources available
  7. Being part of a callout service at weekends if required and forming part of a rotating shift pattern
  8. To assist with any 3rd party contractors in carrying out their duties on our sites as and when required
  9. To oversee that repairs to equipment carried out by 3rd parties off-site, are fully traceable and repairs are sent out and returned as quickly and efficiently as possible
  10. Maintain Health, Safety and Hygiene standards in accordance with Company rules and regulations

This is not an exhaustive list and is subject to change and amendment.

 

Competencies to perform the role:

  • A sound mechanical and electrical knowledge
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated and the ability to work in a team
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • A high level of technical ability
  • Knowledge of basic Microsoft packages
  • A high level of flexibility in relation to working hours

Experience and Qualifications

  • A recognised qualification in Electrical Installation (preferable industrial)
  • Several years’ industry experience in a similar role
  • Ability to weld (preferably stainless steel and aluminium) and carry out small amounts of steel fabrication
  • Full driving licence

 

Desirables:

  • Previous experience in the mushroom industry and knowledge of the specialised machinery that are in use within a modern Packhouse
  • Previous experience in the food industry

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Siobhan Quigley

T: 00353 47 38200

E: careers@monaghan-mushrooms.com

Professional Support

When you work with us, you will have the opportunity to develop professionally and personally. You will be challenged, giving you the chance to learn, develop and gain new skills. You will be exposed to people from lots of different cultures and nationalities, and truly make an impact on the company’s future.

Current vacancies

Location
Tyholland, Co. Monaghan, Ireland

Job Description

Role Overview

The Purchase Ledger Clerk will work with the wider Procurement and Finance Teams, contributing to the successful delivery of the customer and supplier plan.

 

Main Duties

  • Effectively match all purchase invoices to orders raised by individual departments
  • Input all invoices to the system and to ensure purchase invoices are transferred into the accounting system
  • Ensure all queries are resolved in a timely manner to minimise accounts being placed on stop with suppliers
  • Ensure incoming telephones calls are answered confidently and are efficiently dealt with
  • Filing of all purchase ledger invoices and pro-formas
  • Process all cheque and bacs payments raised on to the system
  • Assisting in any other accounts or office duties
  • Assisting in setting-up and opening new supplier accounts
  • Posting of all cheque and bacs payments raised on to the system
  • Provide admin cover in other areas of the business as required, and/or other duties as deemed reasonable by Management

 

This is not an exhaustive list and is subject to change and amendment

 

Competencies to perform the role

  • Competent in the use of technology with excellent IT skills, Excel would be advantageous
  • Ability to display high levels of numeracy and literacy ability
  • An ability to gather, analyse and present financial information in a user friendly manner
  • Displaying strong customer focus
  • Organisational skills having the ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Enthusiastic and flexible team player with high expectations of self and others
  • Able to work under pressure, on own initiative and constantly seek to improve

Experience and Qualifications

  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in a purchase ledger post or working as part of a wider Finance Team with focus on accounts payable/procurement

Other significant role requirements

  • Knowledge of Dutch/German language advantageous but not essential

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Contact Information

Siohban Quigley

T: 00353 47 38200

E: careers@monaghan-mushrooms.com