Adrienne Burke

Adrienne is SL Controls' In-House Recruiter. She has over 15 years HR and talent acquisition experience in specialist and managerial roles in healthcare, manufacturing, medical device, and other industries. Adrienne's responsibilities include designing and implementing effective strategies to source the right talent for SL Controls as well as working closely with key Colleges and Universities to recruit graduates.

12 Advantages of Progressing Your Engineering Career with a Position at SL Controls

SL Controls continues to grow, increasing the numbers of people we employ across the island of Ireland. This means we have opportunities for engineers, particularly those with controls, validation, and automation engineering experience. So, if you’re thinking about progressing your engineering career, here are 12 advantages of exploring the opportunities that are available at SL …

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Working at SL Control’s Dublin / Maynooth Regional Office – Is this Your Next Career Move?

There are several regional hubs for the pharmaceutical and medical device sectors in Ireland. SL Controls specialises in providing services to companies in these sectors, so it makes sense that we have regional offices in the hub locations. SL Controls’ Leinster location is the Dublin/Maynooth regional office. It is located in Maynooth and is our …

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Job Interview Questions Engineers Should Prepare For

Going through the interview stage is an important and essential part of getting that next job that moves your engineering career forward. To complete the interview stage successfully, you need to answer questions in a way that gives confidence to the interviewers and ensures they remember you after you leave. In most interviews for engineering …

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It’s Time for a Change – Move Back to Ireland and Work for SL Controls

Are you thinking of making a change in the New Year? Maybe you’re home for Christmas to see friends and family, giving you time to consider your options. With the strength of the economy and the strong (and growing) engineering sector that now exists in the country, coming back to Ireland could be the right …

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How to Get Engineering Experience When You Don’t Have Engineering Experience

It’s the famous jobs market catch-22 – how do you get engineering experience when you don’t have engineering experience. The problem can be frustrating as roles that don’t require experience are hard to find, very competitive, and difficult to secure. Plus, the experience you typically need is in a real work situation. In other words, …

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Engineering Opportunities in Ireland’s Thriving MedTech Sector

Ireland’s MedTech sector is thriving. It already employs 38,000 people here plus, when you look at the figures on a per capita basis, Ireland has the second largest number of MedTech professionals in Europe. The sector exports €12.6 billion worth of products every year to more than 100 countries. In addition, nine of the top …

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An Insight into Working at SL Controls – Our Diverse Range of Clients

At SL Controls, our engineers get the opportunity to work on a variety of projects for a vast range of clients. In fact, this is one of the key attractions of the job for many on our team. By working on different projects for different clients, they get to experience new technologies, machines, equipment, business …

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Achieving Engineering Career Stability – the Three-Pronged Approach

Everyone wants to have a stable career. This means a career that gives you personal and professional satisfaction. It also means having a career you are proud of, as well as one that progresses at a rate and in a direction that suits you. So how do you achieve engineering career stability? The specific answer …

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7 Reasons Why You Should Work at SL Controls Limerick Office

If you are a controls engineer or validation engineer, there are lots of locations around Ireland where you can find employment. Why should you choose SL Controls and why should you work in the Limerick office? The team in our Limerick office includes engineers with family connections to Limerick and those that don’t. They choose …

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Top Tips for Writing an Engineering Job Application Cover Letter

Writing cover letters is part of applying for jobs, but it’s a part that job seekers often neglect. Many people spend a lot of time perfecting their CV and tailoring it for the job they are applying to, only to then hurriedly throw together an engineering cover letter. Cover letters don’t need to take you …

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