SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG is a multinational manufacturing company, based principally in Germany and in the United States. The company operates worldwide in more than 50 countries with wholly owned subsidiaries, including manufacturing locations in Germany, USA, Italy and Switzerland as well as distribution partners all over the world. SCHUNK GmbH & Co. KG is a German family-owned company and global player in one. The company was founded in 1945 and now has more than 3,000 employees in 9 plants and 33 directly owned subsidiaries and distribution partners in more than 50 countries throughout the world ensure an intensive market presence. With 11,000 standard components SCHUNK offers the world’s largest assortment of gripping systems and clamping technology from one source, and with 2,550 SCHUNK grippers the largest product range of standard grippers. The complete program of gripping systems comprises more than 4,000 components. The main customers are all manufacturing companies with assembly, handling and metal-cutting processes. The customer base includes the Who’s Who of mechanical engineering, robotics, automation and assembly handling, and all the renowned automotive brands and their suppliers. SCHUNK is the world’s no.1 for clamping and gripping systems. SCHUNK Are pleased to announce they have developed a presence in Ireland and are looking for candidates to fulfill the need for support in the Irish market.
The Irish office is located just off the N4 in Maynooth Business Campus, Kildare.