• Opportunities


How to apply

Online application
Browse our current opportunities below, find a posting that suits your skillset and email the latest copy of your CV to recruitment@abpireland.com. If you are successful, we will then invite you for an interview.

The interview, which may have one or two stages, is an opportunity for us to find out more about you and for you to find out more about us. We’ll ask about your skills, your work history and your personal goals.

Graduate recruitment day
All graduate applications go through the same steps. If your interview goes well, you may be invited to the ABP Ireland graduate recruitment day. If successful, you will then be offered a place on our scheme.

“I love the support that the graduate programme gives me. I’d recommend it to anyone who is willing to work hard and wants to be involved in a growing company. In five years time, I hope to be a part of the production management team.”

Caoilfhionn Dodd, Production Graduate at ABP Clones

Current vacancies

Accounts Payable Clerk

Location: Mid-West, North Tipperary Region
Division: Accounts
Requirements: 2-3 years experience in similar role

ABP Food Group is currently recruiting for the role of an Accounts Payable Clerk to join our busy Finance Department. This is a 9 month maternity leave cover role. The successful candidate will be based in the Mid-West, North Tipperary Region.

In this job you will be responsible for the processing of invoices, job costing and the issuing of payments. You will play an important role in the efficient operation of your company by maintaining financial records and assisting with the overall operation of your organisation’s finance department.

ABP Cahir – General Operators, Semi-Skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers

Location: Cahir
Division: Abattoir & Boning Hall

ABP Cahir is currently recruiting General Operators, Semi-skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers for their busy Abattoir and Boning Hall located in Cahir.

Please send CV’s to mary.lambert@abpireland.com or via post to HR Department, ABP Cahir, Co. Tipperary.

ABP Waterford – General Operators, Semi-Skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers

Location: Waterford
Division: Abattoir & Boning Hall

ABP Waterford is currently recruiting General Operators, Semi-skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers for their busy Abattoir and Boning Hall located in Waterford.

Please send CV’s to eddie.sheehy@abpireland.com or via post to HR Department, ABP Waterford, Co. Waterford.


Graduate Health & Safety Officer

Location: Limerick Tipperary Region
Division: Health & Safety
Requirements: Relevant Degree/Diploma

Graduate Health & Safety Officer is currently required at ABP Food Group.

Help prepare health and safety strategies.
Help carry out risk assessments, identify how risk could be reduced & produce reports to suggest improvements.
Carry out site inspections to check policies and procedures are being executed correctly on sites in ours.
Keep records of any inspections findings or accidents on site and produce statistics for managers. Partake in-house training with site management/staff about health and safety issues and risks Ensure equipment is installed safely.
After time provide advice on a range of specialist areas such as: fire regulations, noise & safe use of machinery.

No experience is necessary as full training will be provided.

Please download the attached PDF for full job description.

Health & Safety Assistant

Location: Waterford
Division: Health & Safety Assistant
Requirements: Health & Safety Diploma

Health & Safety Assistant required for ABP Waterford.  The role includes providing support for the Health & Safety Manager on site, ensuring that the Safety Policy is implemented throughout the plant and carrying out risk assessments.

Please download PDF for full job description and details on how to apply.

BIM Technician

Location: Louth
Requirements: Relevant Third Level Qualification, Revit and AutoCAD essential, 3-year + experience plus in a similar role

Due to our continued growth and expansion we are looking to recruit a BIM Technician. Ideally candidates will have experience with BIM and Revit within a Building Design and Construction Environment.  The candidate will be responsible for preparing detailed planning, design and construction and drawings. Working as part of a team, the successful candidate must be motivated to manage their own workloads and meet specific delivery dates and standards.

EU Business Development Executive

Requirements: Must have 2nd European language such as German or French. Min 2-4 years experience in an agribusiness with a track record of achieving sales targets. Degree in Business/Sales/Food Innovation or related discipline. Full driver's licence.

This new role involves helping to manage core long-term foodservice accounts whilst also developing strategic new business, with the main customers based in large European countries.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who wishes to work within a fast paced, dynamic organisation and who desires access to Directors and Senior Managers. There are a number of roles attached to this advert which consist of opportunities both based in the EU and Ireland. The role of EU Business Development Executive is a great opportunity for worldwide travel and to experience new cultures. The package with this role is extremely competitive and would entice the top candidates. The successful candidate will receive a full training plan and will work towards a performance related package once they become a fully- fledged EU Business development Executive.

For further information on how to apply, please download the attached PDF.

Boners, Trimmers, Packers and General Operatives

Location: Clones
Division: Boners, Trimmers, Packers and General Operatives

ABP Clones are currently recruiting Boners, Trimmers, Packers and General Operatives.

ABP Clones- part of the ABP Food Group and Ireland’s and the UK’s largest exporter of beef require experienced Boners, Trimmers Packers and General Operatives.

Full time positions available to the right candidates

4 weeks annual holidays and 9 days Public Holidays

Email CV with full details and experience to:


Or post CV to: Clones HR, ABP Clones, Teehill Clones, Co. Monaghan

Tel: 047-51223       Fax: 04751310                                                                

Graduate Production Manager’s required for ABP Food Group

Location: Ireland

ABP Food Group is one of Europe’s leading privately owned agribusiness organisation. We are the UK and Irelands largest beef processors. We are currently recruiting for the following role of a Graduate Production Manager within ABP Food Group. The successful candidate will based in any of our 9 sites across Ireland and there will also be an opportunity to travel to our sites in Poland.

You’ll be involved with the planning, coordination and control of manufacturing processes. You’ll make sure goods and services are produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality. We’ll give you training, support and guidance to develop your potential. We’ll team you up with some of our most accomplished problem-solvers – dynamic innovators, helping us to deliver better solutions for our company and customers.

For further information on how to apply please download job description.

ABP Bandon – General Operators, Semi-skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers

Location: Bandon
Division: Abattoir & Boning Hall

ABP Bandon is currently recruiting General Operators, Semi-skilled Knife Workers and Skilled Butchers for their busy Abattoir and Boning Hall located in Bandon, Co. Cork.

Please send CV’s to elaine.foott@abpireland.com or via post to HR Department, ABP Bandon, Kilbrogan, Bandon, Co. Cork.