Alan Boyle

“Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd are expanding and looking for new team members for our Dublin-based operations.”

Our aim is to source ambitious trade professionals and management staff who are driven to deliver exemplary installations every day. We believe that by recruiting people who care about delivering to high standards and training them, we will maintain our reputation as one of Ireland’s Leading Metal Roof Specialists.
We have a very strict company policy in place regarding recruitment and we will not employ anybody who does not meet our high standards in terms of punctuality, willingness to learn, willingness to travel to job sites, self-management skills, customer service skills, appearance and attitude.

About Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd

Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd has been established for over 14 years. We have completed thousands of roofing and cladding projects in Zinc, Copper, Steel and Aluminium. We cover Dublin and most of the surrounding area.
We work with homeowners, building owners, developers, builders, architects and insurance repair companies.

Career Opportunities

Due to an increase in demand for our services, we are seeking to add to our group of installation teams in Dublin. We are looking for both Trainee and Skilled Roofing & Wall Cladding Coppersmiths (Traditional Metal Roofing & Cladding Installers). We are also seeking a Trainee Manager to support our director, Alan Boyle, to run management aspects of the UK and Ireland businesses.
You will be trained directly by Alan Boyle who is one of the few, fully qualified Coppersmiths based in Ireland. Alan’s qualifications are fully endorsed by The Chamber of Trade for Munich and Upper Bavaria, Germany. He is also a fully qualified Mechanical Engineer having trained at the Dublin Institute Of Technology in Ireland. Alan has over 25 years experience as a qualified Roofing & Wall Cladding Coppersmith.

7 reasons to choose to work at Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd

1. Get a future-proof job

Training to become a highly-skilled coppersmith will give you a career for life.
Hard Metal Roofing & Cladding is a growing sector that is becoming more in demand.

2. Achieve a good earning potential

As a fully skilled coppersmith, you will have the ability to earn good rates of pay.
You will be learning traditional Handcraftsmanship skills that are highly valued in comparison with other standard construction trades.

3. Have a choice in career paths

At Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd we believe in giving our people the chance to go as far as they desire.
From a trainee position you have the choice to primarily focus on building your craftsmanship skills or to take a management route where you will become responsible for the performance of one or more installation teams.
We are a growing business, so in the future you will have the option of taking a more Entrepreneurial route of starting your own Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd franchise.

4. Get full training

We believe in preparing all of our people to be trained in the full range of the Coppersmith trade (e.g. churches, residential extensions, hotels, museums, interior decorative works, special architectural feature work and repairs). We work not only in copper, but also with zinc, steel and aluminium.
As a trainee, you will initially start with basic fabrication work and then move through a programme of increasing the range of your Coppersmith skills every year.
All of our people (trainee or skilled) are assessed when they start with us and will have their own customised training plan.
You will have a mix of on-the-job training as well as external courses.

5. Have a high level of job satisfaction

You will be in a profession where you will be installing handcrafted works in a traditional way that will be appreciated as an architectural feature.
There are not many other jobs where your work will be on permanent display.
At Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd, you will have lots of variety working on a wide range of different installations (e.g. residential homes and blocks, commercial, heritage buildings and repairs).
You will have the freedom of working outdoors in the open.

6. Opportunity for self-management

At Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd we do not believe in micromanagement.
We trust our people to do the work that they have been assigned to the best of their ability and to immediately let us know if there are any issues that they need help in handling.
We will train you to solve problems on-site yourself so that you are able to be more self-sufficient.
We also have good systems in place to support you to work to your best abilities.

7. Develop effective communication skills

In your work with Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd, you will be expected to interact professionally with builders, developers, architects, building owners and homeowners.
We will train you to develop effective communication skills to do this.

We are recruiting for the following roles in Dublin

Roofing & Wall Cladding Trainee Coppersmith

We are looking to recruit keen, passionate individuals for the role of Trainee Coppersmith Installer.

If you have basic, practical construction skills and like working outdoors then you should consider applying for this role.

Apply NOW

Roofing & Wall Cladding Skilled Coppersmith

We are looking to recruit skilled coppersmiths who can work both independently and as part of a team.

If you are fast and accurate, then you should consider applying for this role. We have immediate projects available.

Apply NOW

Trainee
Manager

We are looking to recruit a Trainee Manager to work with our director, Alan Boyle, to run the UK and Ireland installation businesses.

If you appreciate being self-managed and working virtually from home and Dublin-based job-sites, then you should consider applying for this role.

Apply NOW

Roofing & Wall Cladding Trainee Coppersmith

We are looking to recruit keen, passionate individuals for the role of Trainee Coppersmith Installer.

If you have basic, practical construction skills and like working outdoors then you should consider applying for this role.

Roofing & Wall Cladding Skilled Coppersmith

We are looking to recruit skilled coppersmiths who can work both independently and as part of a team.

If you are fast and accurate, then you should consider applying for this role. We have immediate projects available.

Trainee
Manager

We are looking to recruit a Trainee Manager to work with our director, Alan Boyle, to run the UK and Ireland installation businesses.

If you appreciate being self-managed and working virtually from home and Dublin-based job-sites, then you should consider applying for this role.