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OEM Manufacturing Apprenticeship

OEM Manufacturing Apprenticeship – QQ1 – Level 6  x 2 ROLES

KEENAN are currently seeking candidates for the new OEM Manufacturing Apprenticeship. This is a 3-year NFQ Level 6 Apprenticeship for the Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) sector.

Completing an apprenticeship with KEENAN will offer Candidates top class experience in Electrical /Electronic Technology on CNC Machinery, Machine Design, Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Mechatronics Fault Diagnostics, Assembly & Testing and H&S/Quality Assurance Systems. Delivered in conjunction with the Educational Training Board’s (ETB’s). Candidates will graduate with an Advanced Certificate in Original Equipment Manufacturing providing them with a broad range of skills which allows the take up roles in Engineering, Manufacturing or Maintenance. On successful completion it is possible to progress to a degree qualification with further study.

Modules include:

Health & Safety Engineering Drawings OEM Practices Electrical & Electronic Technology Mechatronics Testing & Measurement of Electronic Systems OEM Operations Management Analytics & Problem Solving Industrial Robotics and PLC’s Team Leadership Communications OEM Applied Engineering Final Project



Applicants must be over 17 years of age and have completed their Leaving Certificate with five 06 Grades or Five Passes pre-2017 (preferably to include Mathematics, Engineering or another technical subject)

Candidate Requirements: Strong interest in Engineering – preferably Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Problem solving skills Good organizational skills Ability to communicate effectively Team Player – demonstrate good work practices, i.e. timekeeping, responsible, quality and safety awareness.

Applications in writing to:

Ms. Helen Phelan, Alltech Farming Solutions Ltd., Borris, Co. Carlow or email:

by Friday, 29th March 2019.

KEENAN is an equal opportunities employer.