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Edwards Vacuum

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About Edwards Vacuum

Edwards has been engineering environments where innovation thrives for more than 100 years. The company’s vacuum and abatement technologies have enabled countless innovations, from semiconductor and industrial processes, to environmental solutions and scientific advances that help improve the quality of life for millions of people around the world. They play a critical role in the development and production of mobile phones, analytical instruments, TVs, microchips and a range of other high tech and industrial applications. Learn more about Edwards and the application of its products here.

Edwards is now entering an exciting phase in its development and is expanding its operations in Ireland to support customers in the semiconductor industry in Ireland and across Europe. This means Edwards is looking for talented people to join a diverse workforce in a range of technology, engineering and supporting roles. Edwards currently has opportunities at its Service Technology Centre in Blanchardstown, Co. Dublin and Customer Centre, onsite, at Leixlip, Co. Kildare,

To learn more about Edwards and how you can help enable the world’s innovation, visit edwardsinnovation.com

HIRING for up to 60 staff from NOW to 2022 - Leixlip, Co. Kildare

Edwards Vacuum is currently hiring 40+ technicians in 2021 at a Customer Centre site in Leixlip, Co. Kildare. The site is home to a team of engineers and tradespeople involved in commissioning, followed by installation and sustained maintenance in the long run.

About the roles

  • Preventative Maintenance / Entry-level Technicians

  • 12-month full-time contract (opportunity to transfer to permanent contracts)

  • Opportunity to be extended, further opportunities possible

  • Good rate of pay

  • Shift patterns to be available

  • Training provided for entry-level professionals and graduates

  • Opportunity to secure permanent roles


Edwards believes “there is always a better way” and places employees at the centre of its ideas. By recruiting people with a passion for innovation, Edwards enables employees to bring ideas to life through collaboration in a supportive and inclusive environment.


​Edwards celebrates the passion, diversity and talent of its people. The company’s legacy is built on their pioneering spirit and their commitment to do the very best for their customers every day.


Meet Sapir - Workshop Technician at Edwards

Meet Tali - Workshop Technician at Edwards


Semiconductor manufacturing is essential to supporting developments in the technology, electronics, transports, scientific and healthcare sectors – all of which have been classed as critical industries during the recent COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information on available positions at Edwards Vacuum Ireland, please contact one of our consultants. Alternatively, apply for a role below.


Kelly McGovern - Consultant & Recruitment Administrator
Kelly McGovern

Consultant & Recruitment Administrator


Nicola Egan - Principal Recruitment Consultant
Nicola Egan

Principal Recruitment Consultant


Eoghan Dalton – Senior Recruitment Consultant
Eoghan Dalton

Senior Recruitment Consultant


Mary Mullin – Associate Director - Leinster
Mary Mullin

Associate Director | Leinster


Jobs by Edwards Vacuum

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Project Technicians

Project Technicians, Leixlip - Now Hiring for January 2022 Edwards is a global leader of vacuum and abatement. They are proud to lead the industry, pushing the boundaries of science to deliver inno...

Repair and Workshop Technicians- Blanchardstown

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Workshop Technician

Workshop Technician, Dublin 15 The Workshop Technician is responsible for assembling/disassembling and testing vacuum pumps according to a weekly plan. Assists in and cooperates with team members o...

Maintenance Technicians 10

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Install Technician *8

Install Technicians is required for an initial 12-month contract based on the Edwards Vacuum CC site in Leixlip. The Project/Installation Technician will provide a high level of quality service by ...

Install Support Operators *10

Install Support Operator**12-month contract** 4 Project Operators are required for an initial 12-month contract based on the Edwards Vacuum CC site in Leixlip. Edwards Vacuum are an equal opportuni...

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