Full Time, Permanent Positions

We are currently recruiting for Sales Assistants to join the team in our new branch on the Commons Road in Cork

At Pat McDonnell Paints, we pride ourselves on our expertise and on delivering amazing customer experiences to all our customers.

Our Sales Assistant Team provide enthusiastic, professional and best-in-class service to our customers while providing the very best technical product knowledge in the industry. 


The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate proven experience and skills in the following areas:

  • Ability to consistently deliver great customer experiences — no matter what the situation
  • To offer and deliver best-in-class advice and product knowledge to all customers
  • To drive sales within the branch by promoting the products and services in the shop
  • Strong people skills and a knack for problem-solving
  • Ability to prioritise and multitask
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with an ability to project a suitable image to the public
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Strong attention to detail


At least 2 years of experience in Retail is essential, ideally in the Paint/Hardware industry.

To be considered for an interview, apply in-store or via email by submitting a CV and Cover Letter outlining how you meet the role's criteria. Email applications can be sent to: