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Working with CRH plc

Working with CRH plc

What are the main occupation types employed?

CRH plc, has a lean corporate centre located in Rathfarnham, Dublin. Guidance, support, functional expertise, and control, is provided by the centre to the local operating companies in the following key areas:

  • Finance
  • Development
  • Human Resources
  • Environment
  • Health & Safety
CRH plc regularly recruits for positions in these functional areas of expertise for individuals who wish to pursue a challenging and rewarding career path within the Company.  Email: careers@crh.com

A Career in Irish Cement

Irish Cement is a major subsidiary within CRH plc in Ireland, manufacturing high quality cement for the Irish market and has 2 plants at Limerick and Drogheda. 

Cement Production is a heavy continuous process industry which is very capital intensive and is often engaged in various large scale projects to improve facilities.
Production uses the most advanced, energy-efficient dry methods to create a range of high quality cements. While the majority of employees are skills based Tradesmen and General Operatives they are supported by a core team of Engineers, Professional and Technical staff.

Each year Irish Cement recruits graduates, primarily from an engineering background, who are interested in a dynamic international career. Click here for further details. 

A Career in Roadstone

Roadstone’s corporate mission relies on an absolute commitment to being a leader in our various markets through technological creativity, product quality, superior customer service and the wholehearted commitment of each employee.

Our recruitment strategy requires that we recruit the best people to manage our business and provide the wide-ranging capabilities necessary to sustain growth on a long-term basis.

Accordingly, our recruitment programme provides exceptional opportunities for individuals with ambition, vision and a commitment to excellence in a dynamic business environment.

The phenomenon of Roadstone’s growth and development continues, therefore your qualifications, skills and experience may be of great interest to us.

Both Roadstone Wood companies recruit on an ongoing basis for craft workers (electricians, fitters) plant operatives, blacktop laying crews, in addition to engineering technicians and administrative staff. 
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What types of work contract are offered?

In the main all positions are on a full time permanent basis, however, dependent upon the position there are a few part time and job share opportunities available.

We also recruit fixed term contract staff where appropriate.

What are the key attractions?

CRH’s market-driven approach attracts, retains and motivates exceptional management including internally developed operational managers, highly qualified business professionals and owner-entrepreneurs who join on acquisition.

Key attractions of working with CRH include:
  • Competitive remuneration
  • The opportunity to gain international experience working on short & long term assignments overseas.
  • Integrated approach to career development: CRH supports it’s employees to achieve their career potential through formal training initiatives; coaching and mentoring programmes; and challenging on the job experiences.
  • Diverse opportunities within Ireland

What locations do you operate from?

CRH plc, has operations in 31 countries, employing approximately 87,000 employees.

Within Ireland, we operate nationwide:

  • CRH Group Headquarters has a small corporate team of c.350 employees based at Rathfarnham in Dublin
  • Roadstone Wood has over 1300 employees 60 locations nationwide.
  • Irish Cement has 2 plants in Limerick and Drogheda.

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