Interested in joining the Wm. O’Brien team to deliver amazing heavy lift solutions around the world?

Who We Need

Sales Manager – Munster Area

Wm. O’Brien Crane Hire currently have a requirement for a Sales Manager. We are looking for an exceptional candidate that has the drive and ambition to develop this role and further their career.


Key Accountabilities

  • Deliver on the business development & sales strategy, in consultation with senior management, initially for the Munster region and key accounts within the overall business.
  • Develop and grow relationships with new and existing customers to increase business nationally.
  • Identify and optimise new opportunities in the target market to deliver growth targets.
  • Identify any potential barriers or problems and plan solutions.
  • Drive customer growth while managing credit exposure.
  • Proactively engage and input into the forecasting process.


Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 3 years Sales experience – preferably within the construction industry.
  • Proven background of hitting KPI’s, developing new business and growing sales.
  • Highly motivated and target driven.
  • Full Driver’s Licence required.


The Package

  • A competitive base salary (DOE)
  • Excellent commission structure – 3% per sale
  • Company vehicle
  • Diesel Card
  • Laptop and mobile
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 21 days holiday per annum + bank holidays.

If you are interested in this position, please email your CV to before the 21st October 2021.


HGV Drivers (UK)

*Immediate start*

Due to increased demand from both our existing clients and new business we currently have a vacancy for the role of Cat C+E Licence (Class 1) Driver.


Knowledge, Skills & Experience.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualification and skills,

  • You must possess a full HGV C+E (Class 1) licence, and a full current DCPC card.
  • Ideally you will be Slinger Signaller trained (preferred but not essential, as training can be provided).
  • The candidate must hold a current digital tacho card.
  • No more than 6 points on your license and no DD/DR/DG Code convictions.
  • Have good geographic knowledge of UK roads, experience/knowledge to divert cross country to and from the delivery/collection sites as and when signs, traffic or other conditions dictate.


If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to



Trainee Crane Operators (Ireland)

If the idea of operating a crane is something that gets you excited, then the role of a trainee crane operator might just be for you! No experience is necessary but if you do have skills in operating a hi-ab or lorry driving, that would be an advantage. Also, a mechanical or fitter background would be of benefit.


If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to



Crane Operators (Ireland)

Ideal candidates must be able to work as part of a team while also showing initiative when working alone. Necessary certifications include: safe pass, CSCS ticket and manual handling training. Candidates must be safety conscious and have at least 2 years’ experience in the role.


If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to

Want to work at Wm. O’Brien but don’t see the perfect role listed here?

No problem. Simply email your CV, making sure to list relevant certifications, to We’re always on the lookout for exceptional talent.


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