Job Description

Join our team at JJ Rhatigan & Company

As one of Irelands leading construction companies, JJ Rhatigan & Company is always looking to recruit enthusiastic and committed people. We recognise that the quality and dedication of our staff is key to our success. JJ Rhatigan & Company operates a business that values and rewards our employees. We place a strong emphasis on continual professional development, broad-based employee nurturing and dedication to employee training and development. Employees are provided ongoing mentoring and exposed to a breadth of experience across varying sectors and projects. We promote a working environment of respect and fairness and encourage collaboration and interaction among staff.

JJ Rhatigan & Company are currently recruiting a HR Generalist in our Galway Head Office.

HR Generalist Job Description:

  • Compliance with all relevant legislation and agreements.
  • Updating company procedures and policies.
  • Coordination of recruitment across all aspects of the company nationwide.
  • Upkeep and management of employee records.
  • Management and analysis of training requirements.
  • Monitoring Wages / salary / benefit packages.
  • Industrial Relations.
  • Drafting and upkeep of employee contracts.
  • Annual Leave Requests.
  • Audit the legal compliance of the company.
  • Monitoring Absenteeism, Sick Leave etc.
  • Management of employee goals and objectives.
  • Probation panel reviews.
  • Performance appraisals.
  • Monitoring and upkeep of Motor fleet.



  • Professional Qualification Human Resources.
  • 6 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Astute.
  • Technical knowledge of all HR legislation in UK and Ireland.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Professional attitude and approach.
  • Self-motivator.
  • A high level of judgement, confidentiality and discretion is required.


What JJR can offer you:

  • Attractive terms of Employment & Competitive salary for the right candidate
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Bonus
  • Excellent Career Progression
  • Opportunities to work on challenging projects and assignments.
  • If you feel you have the required skills and experience and are interested in joining a highly respected company with the opportunity to progress your career, we would be interested in hearing from you.

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