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Dual Locking of Attachment Pins for Total Safety

Multi Lock Coupler

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Easy, Safe Hitching Without Leaving Cab

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 Good Management, Good People

 We have the following vacancies at this time:

1. CNC Programmer.

2. Head Buyer.


Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programmer

Job Function: To program, manage and produce machined parts by programming, setting up
CNC machinery, maintain quality and safety standards, keeping records,
maintaining equipment and consumables in a busy and fast paced manufacturing

Key responsibilities include:

Plan machining by work schedules.

Programming CNC machinery by entering instructions, including zero references positions. Ability to program off
line using Master CAM.

Set up machines for continuous production runs.

Ability to read and interpret drawings and knowledgeable in geometric dimensioning and tolerances.

Knowledgeable with tool / insert selection and utilizing the correct feeds and speeds.

Good knowledge of dimensional measuring instrumentations and use of such tools to verify actual measurements of
machined dimensions and features.

Adhering to quality procedures and process-familiar with ISO 9001: 2008.

Maintain continuity between work shifts by communicating actions,
irregularities with supervisor and fellow operators.

Document actions by completing production and
quality logs.

Skills and experience required:

At least 3 to 5 years experience from a similar machining environment, with excellent functional and technical skills. 4th
axis line boring and milling.

Knowledge of Mazatrol Fusion, Master Cam, Reinshaw probing system, and Fanuc based ISO.

Need to have good computer skills, particularly in Excel.

Good attention to detail.

Planning & problem solving abilities.


Mazatrol experience is an advantage

Ideal industry background: automotive

Working knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques & principles and 5S.

What can Dromone offer you?

Competitive salary and shift allowance

Opportunity to avail of Company Pension Scheme after 6 month period of employment

Access to continuous training and development


Head Buyer


DROMONE is a dynamic Tier 1 supplier to OEM customers who operate in a global market. Clients include JCB,

Massey Ferguson, and Volvo Construction Equipment among others.

DROMONE design, manufacture and market safety critical hitch and coupler solutions for agricultural tractors and

construction excavators. DROMONE have secured many Long Term Agreements with their current OEM customer base.

They are a highly innovative company and invest in the development of their people to meet company strategy.

DROMONE has won numerous supplier awards and are a CPD accredited employer winning the National CPD

employer of the year award in 2013.

DROMONE are currently recruiting for a Head Buyer to join their dynamic and focused team in Oldcastle, Co. Meath, Ireland.

Initially reporting to the Finance Department, this role has the opportunity to develop into a Senior Management position

within the company. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a dynamic and market leading company that offers

superb career progression.

If you are a passionate and highly motivated buyer with proven supplier management experience, this is a fantastic

opportunity to take your next step with a successful company who operate at the forefront of their industry.

Liaising with suppliers, you will negotiate contract agreements in order to reduce cost and improve performance

whilst ensuring Quality standards are adhered to. Working closely with Operations, Design, Quality and Process

Engineering you will contribute directly to continuous improvement activities, whilst taking ownership of cost

reduction and implementation plans.

You will assess any risk to the continuity of supply, agree mitigations and devise alternative plans to reduce risk.

In addition to this, you will ensure purchasing practices limit inventory holdings and maximize stock turns.

The Role

The role includes the following key elements;

This position will be based at the company Head Quarters in Ireland.

To negotiate current global supply arrangements in the company to reduce the cost of the product while

maintaining Quality, Delivery, Safe ty and Environmental standards of the product supply.

Responsible for locating and negotiating product supplies from new suppliers in cost effective locations globally.

To develop senior relationships with all suppliers as this is pivotal to ensuring smooth and efficient working

relationships exist with the Company’s supply partners.

To conduct annual [or when necessary] supplier reviews with senior decision makers.

Whilst not compromising Quality, to deliver cost reduction opportunities by proposing either new product or

new supplier opportunities.

To ensure all the minimum and maximum stock levels are reviewed quarterly and ensure the data accuracy on the

company ERP system.


Mush have strong track record in a purchasing or supplier management function with strong negotiation and

organization skills.

Must have formal purchasing qualification.

Experience in an industry where 100+ product lines are active.

Experience with supplier management programs.

Must have experience in locating and developing supplier partners.

Experience in purchasing in Europe and the Far East.

Experience of working to targets in a similar role.

Must be a strong experienced negotiator, able to manage key suppliers at a senior level.

Strong communicator with a can do attitude who is dynamic and has strong character but can work well with

other teams and departments and achieve excellent customer satisfaction.

Capable of gaining an appreciation of mechanical engineering product lines and specification.

The successful candidate must be professional, hardworking, be able to delegate, manage up and manage down.

International travel will be a key requirement of this role.


Please forward your CV with cover note stating which role you are applying for to the following email address:

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or post your CV with Job role specified to Recruitment, Dromone Engineering, Oldcastle, Co. Meath.




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