Earn as you learn with a Kilsaran Apprenticeship
Kilsaran is Ireland’s leading independent manufacturer of concrete and bituminous construction materials. Our objective is to create a sustainable future of work that is good for business outcomes and also good for our people. Our Kilsaran Apprenticeship Programme is no different.
Our apprenticeships offer you a fantastic opportunity to earn while you learn. Over the course of your apprenticeship programme, you will gain knowledge, skills, and competence in both a work and college learning environment. On successful completion of your apprenticeship, you will have a recognised National and International qualification.
Your working week will be Monday to Friday, starting at 8:00am. Each day you will work alongside a suitably qualified and experienced team. Throughout your apprenticeship you will undertake a range of assessments, both in the workplace and in college.
All of our apprenticeship programmes require a high level of commitment for the full duration of the programmes. You will need to demonstrate a willingness to continually learn and adhere to instructions. You must be reliable, honest and hardworking, and enjoy working as part of a team.
Gain a recognised National and International qualification and develop professional skills through learning-on-the-job.
Kilsaran is an approved National Apprenticeship Employer. We offer the following apprenticeships:
- Construction Plant Fitting*
- Heavy Vehicle Mechanics*
- Mechanical Automation and Maintenance Fitting*
Please note: If you wish to become an apprentice in one of the crafts marked *, you must pass a colour vision test approved by SOLAS (Ishihara colour vision test).
The general duration for Craft apprenticeships is a minimum of 4 years. These apprenticeships generally comprise of seven phases, three off-the-job and four-on-the-job. For the three off-the-job phases, you will attend a selection of colleges / training centres across Ireland.
The duration of the Logistics apprenticeship is a minimum of 2 years. This apprenticeship comprises of 4 days per week on-the-job and 1 day per week off-the-job training. For the off-the-job training, you will attend TU Dublin.
The duration of the Laboratory apprenticeship is 2 years. This apprenticeship comprises of 3 days per week on-the-job and 2 days per week off-the-job training. For the off-the-job training, you will attend TU Dublin.
How to Apply
If you are interested in applying for one of our Apprenticeship Programmes please fill out this form and we will get in touch.