Career Opportunities

Technical Manager

Composites Testing Laboratory (CTL) is a global leader in the field of accredited mechanical testing of composite materials. It provides testing for blue chip international clients in the aerospace, renewable energy, industrial and medical device industries. CTL is a subsidiary of ÉireComposites, an innovative design and manufacturing company, involved in lightweight, high performance fibre-reinforced composite materials.

CTL is looking to recruit a Technical Manager to join its business. This senior role will be based in in Inverin, Co. Galway but will involve international travel to meet customers. The successful candidate will take responsibility for:

  • Managing a team of engineers and technicians
  • Day-to-day running of the lab
  • Principal point of contact for all external customers and critical suppliers
  • Project management of test programs
  • Generating and authorising test/technical reports
  • Providing technical support for accreditation (ISO17025 and PRI Nadcap) and external customer audits
  • Training technicians
  • Monitoring lab performance (external and internal proficiency testing)
  • Attending trade shows when required
  • Managing test jobs when required
  • Working with quality and sales teams
  • Creating procedures

CTL is about to enter a period of significant growth and this is an exciting time to be part of its story. This is a senior position and the successful candidate will report to the managing director. It is a unique opportunity and one that comes with autonomy for the right candidate to come on board and grow the business as they see fit. The working environment in CTL is collaborative in nature and this role is an opportunity to build on that culture and shape the organisation. The role requires a technical and commercial aptitude. The preferred candidate will have:

  • A degree in engineering or another technical area
  • 5+ Years of laboratory experience
  • Knowledge and experience of composite testing principles & procedures
  • Knowledge and experience of NADCAP
  • Knowledge and experience of ISO17025

To apply for this position please send a CV and cover letter outlining why you’re suitable for this role to hr@eirecomposites.com

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Commercial Manager

Composites Testing Laboratory (CTL) is a global leader in the field of accredited mechanical testing of composite materials. CTL provides testing for blue chip international clients in the aerospace, renewable energy, industrial and medical device industries. CTL is a subsidiary of ÉireComposites, an innovative design and manufacturing company, involved in lightweight, high performance fibre-reinforced composite materials.

CTL is looking to recruit a Commercial Manager to join its business. This senior role will be based in in Inverin, Co. Galway but will involve international travel to meet customers. The successful candidate will take responsibility for:

  • Managing and developing the current customers base.
  • Developing and executing a robust sales plan to include key performance indicators.
  • Developing and implementing a strategic business plan.
  • Expanding the business into new markets in an organised and planned way whilst aligning this with the overall strategy.
  • Managing the sales team and supporting the CTL technical manager in the day to day running of the business.
  • Analysing the performance of the business and reporting this to the board.

CTL is about to enter a period of significant growth and this is an exciting time to be part of its story. This is a senior position and the successful candidate will report to the managing director. It is a unique opportunity and one that comes with autonomy for the right candidate to come on board and grow the business as they see fit. The working environment in CTL is collaborative in nature and this role is an opportunity to build on that culture and shape the organisation. The role requires a technical and commercial aptitude. The preferred candidate will have:

  • 5+ Years Sales Experience with a track record of achieving growth.
  • Detailed knowledge of composite markets and an understanding of composite materials.
  • A proven track record in leadership.
  • An innovative and strategic mindset.
  • A natural problem-solving ability with a hunger for continuous improvement.

To apply for this position please send a CV and cover letter outlining why you’re suitable for this role to hr@eirecomposites.com

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Test Technician

CTL Tastail Teo, currently has a  vacancy for a Test & Engineering Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing specimens, performing tests, generating preparation drawings and test results. Previous experience in mechanical testing would be advantageous however not essential. Experience with Microsoft Office (word, excel, powerpoint) is needed.

Responsibilities include::

  • Drafting specimen drawings

  • Developing test methods and operating procedures

  • Performing tests

  • Preparing test specimens

  • Evaluation and analysis of test results

  • Generating test reports

  • Participation in accreditation and customer audits

The prospective candidate must be able to demonstrate a professional approach, be self-motivated, a good team-worker and communicator, and will be enthusiastic and willing to update their skill-set in the company’s core business areas.

To be a part of a growing, successful organisation, please send a CV and cover letter to: hr@eirecomposites.com