Open Opportunities

About SWS Forestry:

SWS Forestry Limited evolved from the South Western co-operative society which started out as an agricultural services company and was set up in 1957. The company evolved and developed over time and in 1986 SWS Forestry Limited was set up. We have strong links and history with the agricultural community having emerged from the Agricultural services company and we are now one of the leading forestry services companies in Ireland.

We currently have a no. of open opportunities to enhance our existing team.

1 – Forester – North West

Candidates will have a level 7 or higher Forestry qualification with a good knowledge of agriculture. They must be target focused with a good geographical knowledge, strong interpersonal skills and a drive to succeed in the role.

The role will include:

  • Building relationships & business with new customers
  • Continuing to grow existing customer relationships
  • Securing a planting programme
  • Submitting relevant application forms to the Forest Service
  • Carrying out forestry inspections and managing works required
  • Undertaking & supervising planting/development/maintenance works as required
  • Undertaking & managing roading & harvesting activities

The role is ideally suited to someone based in the North West, either presently or in the future and will cover Leitrim, Cavan & Longford.  A flexible working arrangement is available.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary (range of €30,000-€40,000 DOE)
  • Company vehicle
  • Mobile phone, laptop & vouched expenses
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunities for development within a growing organisation

Please email careers@swsforestry.ie with expressions of interest by 30/04/2021.  Any queries should be directed to Henry Duggan on 087 248 2997.

2 – Forestry Representative – Clare

Candidates will ideally have a background in agriculture or forestry and be target focused with a good geographical knowledge, strong interpersonal skills and a drive to succeed in the role.

The role will include:

  • Building relationships & business with new customers
  • Continuing to grow existing customer relationships
  • Carrying out forestry inspections and managing works required
  • Evaluating forest projects and reporting to the regional manager

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary (range of €30,000-€40,000 DOE)
  • Company vehicle
  • Mobile phone, laptop & vouched expenses
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunities for development within a growing organisation

Please email careers@swsforestry.ie with expressions of interest by 30/04/2021.  Any queries should be directed to Henry Duggan on 087 248 2997.

3 – Forestry Representative – North West & South East

Candidates will ideally have a background in agriculture or forestry and be target focused with a good geographical knowledge, strong interpersonal skills and a drive to succeed in the role.

The role will include:

  • Building relationships & business with new customers
  • Continuing to grow existing customer relationships
  • Carrying out forestry inspections and managing works required
  • Evaluating forest projects and reporting to the regional manager

The role is ideally suited to someone based in the areas, either presently or in the future.  The North West role will cover Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon, Leitrim, Cavan & Longford.  The South East role will cover South Tipperary, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford & Carlow.

A flexible working arrangement is available.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary (range of €30,000-€40,000 DOE)
  • Company vehicle
  • Mobile phone, laptop & vouched expenses
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunities for development within a growing organisation

Please email careers@swsforestry.ie with expressions of interest by 30/04/2021.  Any queries should be directed to Henry Duggan on 0872482997

Forester Employment Programme

If you are interested in commencing or progressing your career with SWS Forestry Services, please send a current CV along with a cover letter to careers@swsforestry.ie  We are always interested in hearing from enthusiastic, hard working people who are able to work independently whilst also contributing to the overall team effort.

Check out our Forester Employment Brochure below. Click on the image to enlarge.

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