Specification Sales Representative (gas safety and process control equipment)

THE ROLE: The successful specification sales rep will be responsible for increasing and developing our products within the Irish market. This will entail meeting and selling to architects, specifiers, main contractors, sub-contractors and mechanical engineering companies. We are looking for somebody who has 5+ years selling through specification into these sectors and who has a proven track-record in the successful selling to the target market. Preference will be given to those with a strong knowledge in gas safety and process control equipment. Please send CV to

Develop Your Career at Modern Plant

High-quality service is in our DNA, that’s why Modern Plant is Ireland leading specialised engineering distribution company with a reputation for quality products and outstanding service.

For over 60 years Modern Plant has developed a very successful and still growing centre of excellence supplying Irish industry with specialised engineering products for flow process solutions as well as commercial and retail shower and bathroom products.

Modern Plants culture and values are based on our talented team of internal and external specialists. Developing know-how and continuous learning is key to our success in an industry that is always inventing.

Although there is a logical pathway for development and promotion in Modern Plant we believe that an individual's personal career path can move at a pace and direction appropriate to the individual's skill level, commitment, and aspirations. As all staff has access to senior management through our open door policy, each member of the team has the ability to discuss their career path, personal goals as well as being in a position to help improve and model the company for the future.

Explore your possibilities and future development within a team of like-minded professionals.

Benefits of working in Modern Plant

At Modern Plant, we strive to ensure that our teams working environment is designed and managed so that it promotes professional development and a nice place to work. 

We are always searching for new initiatives that can enrich our working environment as the return on our efforts provides the company with people that are productive, successful and most important happy in their daily activities. This culture is vital as it projects our professionalism and willingness to meet our client's needs.

Company employment benefits include:
  • Annual leave
  • Defined Pension Contribution Scheme
  • Permanent Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance in respect to death in service
  • Medical insurance
Training and development

Modern Plant supports the development of our team and work with each employee to determine if there is a need or want to partake in additional training both in-house, with a professional or academic body or online. Programmes are chosen to assist in the development of each individuals career and technical requirements.

Car Parking

Modern Plant is conveniently located just off the Red Cow interchange with the M50 and provide a free carpark for all staff.


Our head office is located within walking distance of the LUAS and a number of bus routes, cycling lanes as well as easy access for private cars.


We have a comfortable and convenient canteen and coffee doc, shower facilities and a warm and friendly environment to work in. There are a number of local convenience stores, cafes and hotel facilities within walking distance.