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Design Engineer

Dairymaster are currently recruiting for: Design Engineer

Job Type: Full Time
Location: Dairymaster Global Headquarters, Causeway, Tralee, Co. Kerry, Ireland.


  • Design and optimisation of milking, feeding and cleaning systems for the agricultural sector.
  • Develop manufacturing drawings and confer with production departments and other personnel.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, specify components to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Research and develop ideas for new products.
  • Other duties as needed and assigned.


  • Detailed knowledge of mechanical design and operation of mechanical systems required.
  • Degree in Engineering is desirable..
  • Excellent Knowledge of the principles of design, sketching, computer-aided design, industrial materials and processes, manufacturing methods, and engineering.
  • Creativity and technical knowledge is essential – understand the technical aspects of how products function.
  • Strong sense of the aesthetic – an eye for colour and detail and a sense of balance and proportion.
  • Be imaginative and persistent and must be able to communicate their ideas visually, verbally, and in writing.
  • Proven ability to communicate design and product concepts through 2 and 3 dimensional media, e.g. hand sketching, rendered images, CAD, model making.
  • Proven ability to work with AutoCAD Inventor for part modelling and assembly creation.
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently.
  • Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative.
  • Strong knowledge of Agriculture/Dairying desirable.
  • Excellent IT skills must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Logically and technically minded, with excellent organisational and personal management skills.
  • Professional and mature attitude to work.
  • Energy, drive and enthusiasm.

How To Apply:
An attractive salary is on offer for the right candidate.

We aim to fill these positions immediately, interested applicants should email their C.V along with a cover letter describing why they are suited to this position to [email protected] Applicants should make sure to put position name in the subject line of the email.

Closing date for applications: Friday 11th of December at 5pm

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