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Industrial Cleaner

Ref No: SD/IC/08/21

Location: Donegal
Closing Date: 13th September 2021

We now wish to recruit for the following position at our Ballindrait mill.

The Role:
The Industrial Cleaner will be responsible for maintaining a high standard of cleanliness of the plant, equipment, facilities and yard area. The successful candidate will also be required to perform general yard duties such as unloading goods inwards and ensuring the warehouse is organised and tidy.

The Person:

• Have an awareness of health and safety procedures;
• Be able to demonstrate good organisational skills;
• Have the ability to follow documented schedules and instructions;
• Be self-motivated and demonstrate the ability to work on own initiative;
• Ideally have previous experience of industrial cleaning in a mill or similar environment;
• Ideally have a forklift licence but not essential as training will be provided.

The hours of work:
Monday to Thursday 8.00am to 4.30pm and Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm. Flexibility is also required to work Saturday morning overtime when necessary.

To apply please forward a current CV and cover letter to the HR Manager, Smyths Daleside, Ballindrait, Lifford, Co Donegal, F93 K447 or email

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About Us

Smyths Daleside, one of the most modern mills in Ireland, manufacture high quality animal feeds for ruminant and monogastric animals (Beef, Dairy, Calf, Sheep, Horse, Pig and Poultry). All products are specially designed by some of the top nutritionists in the country and provide essential vitamins.

Smyths Daleside is one of the biggest manufacturing firms in the area and provide employment for 58 people at present with sales from Donegal to Sligo, Mayo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Monaghan and Cavan, and cover all counties in Northern Ireland.


Our culture is based on setting best in class standards, working towards and delivering on committed objectives, striving for constant improvement and involving everyone in the process. We endeavour to develop our people and harness everyone’s potential to deliver a winning team.

Equal Opportunities

Smyths Daleside Feeds is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to a safe, inclusive and relationship based working environment.


In return we offer a high degree of responsibility, great opportunities for learning, personal growth and development with advancement within a fast-moving agricultural sector. Health benefits and cover to be discussed with Human Resources.

Our Purpose

To advance the interests of farmers and the agricultural industry through the development of growth orientated agri-food businesses and the promotion of best agricultural practice.

Our Values

Trust: Trusting each other and earning the trust of others

Respect: Treat others as we would wish to be treated ourselves

Teamwork: Together we are more effective

Excellence: We aim to exceed expectations and always strive to be better