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# jobwatch - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

The IDA says more people in Ireland are working for its clients than ever before
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The IDA says more people in Ireland are working for its clients than ever before

Jan 3rd 2017, 11:00 AM 6,579 Views 24 Comments

Job losses within IDA companies were at their lowest level since 1997 – but it doesn’t expect that trend to continue.

# jobwatch - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Getting a job means thinking outside the box. This woman thought way outside it
# Out From The Crowd
# Out From The Crowd

Getting a job means thinking outside the box. This woman thought way outside it

May 3rd 2015, 10:30 AM 42,688 Views 23 Comments

And Airbnb have spotter her work.

# jobwatch - Friday 14 November, 2014

Good news: 400 jobs for west Dublin in giant pharma investment
# Just The Tonic
# Just The Tonic

Good news: 400 jobs for west Dublin in giant pharma investment

Nov 14th 2014, 11:46 AM 12,829 Views 39 Comments

About 1,000 jobs will also be created building the new Bristol-Myers Squibb factory.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast
# Aerospace
# Aerospace

Almost 400 jobs to go at Bombardier in Belfast

Sep 10th 2014, 2:41 PM 8,001 Views 12 Comments

The company is currently undergoing a global restructuring, in which 1,800 jobs are at risk.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Online ticket seller Viagogo to employ 'hundreds' at new Limerick base
# Buyin' Or Sellin' Tickets
# Buyin' Or Sellin' Tickets

Online ticket seller Viagogo to employ 'hundreds' at new Limerick base

Jul 2nd 2014, 7:53 AM 6,095 Views 4 Comments

A newly built facility is due to open later this year.

# jobwatch - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

EU employment is struggling, with Ireland below average
# Jobwatch
# Jobwatch

EU employment is struggling, with Ireland below average

May 20th 2014, 11:40 AM 7,546 Views 48 Comments

The amount of people working in Europe has decreased, and still hasn’t recovered from the financial crisis.

# jobwatch - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos
# Employment
# Employment

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos

May 13th 2014, 2:15 PM 18,487 Views 107 Comments

73 per cent were “unlikely to employ someone” who had a lot of tattoos.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment
# Jobseekers
# Jobseekers

Taoiseach warns of risk of 'welfare dependency' despite falling unemployment

Apr 30th 2014, 3:48 PM 9,752 Views 64 Comments

An Taoiseach made the comments as Live Register declined for the 22nd consecutive month.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Irish Examiner group is cutting more than 50 jobs

Apr 16th 2014, 3:01 PM 7,641 Views 13 Comments

Landmark Media Investments informed staff of the news at the newspaper’s Cork office today.

# jobwatch - Friday 28 March, 2014

Hundreds of jobs expected under Tallaght shopping centre expansion
# The Square
# The Square

Hundreds of jobs expected under Tallaght shopping centre expansion

Mar 28th 2014, 4:14 PM 25,078 Views 69 Comments

The Square will be expanded by almost half its current size.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Play Skyrim? The developer is hiring 250 customer support jobs in Galway
# Zenimax Media
# Zenimax Media

Play Skyrim? The developer is hiring 250 customer support jobs in Galway

Mar 19th 2014, 8:53 AM 9,386 Views 28 Comments

They’re looking for 70 French speakers, 30 German speakers as well as 150 English speakers.

# jobwatch - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Back to grind for Enda, Ukraine and Seachtain Na Gaeilge...everything happening in Leinster House today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Back to grind for Enda, Ukraine and Seachtain Na Gaeilge...everything happening in Leinster House today

Mar 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 2,876 Views 1 Comment

Everything you wanted to know about the Oireachtas today but were too afraid to ask…

# jobwatch - Thursday 27 February, 2014

New year, new jobs plan as Government keeps it local
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

New year, new jobs plan as Government keeps it local

Feb 27th 2014, 3:00 PM 5,301 Views 40 Comments

Without going into specifics, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny said that he did not want to see the cost of employing people increase.

# jobwatch - Friday 21 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Feb 21st 2014, 8:43 AM 9,744 Views 22 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know today as we head towards the weekend.

# jobwatch - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Lidl creates over 50 new jobs in three new stores
# Every Lidl Helps
# Every Lidl Helps

Lidl creates over 50 new jobs in three new stores

Feb 16th 2014, 11:14 AM 23,202 Views 75 Comments

The stores will open in Galway, Cork and Donegal.

# jobwatch - Monday 10 February, 2014

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals
# Music To Your Ears
# Music To Your Ears

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals

Feb 10th 2014, 2:00 PM 7,968 Views 23 Comments

The company are to build a new plant by 2016 which will employ up to 160 people during construction.

# jobwatch - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Government say this morning's Cabinet meeting is '#allaboutjobs'
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Government say this morning's Cabinet meeting is '#allaboutjobs'

Feb 6th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,120 Views 35 Comments

The Taoiseach had promised a a “real relentless push” on employment in 2014, today they will hold a special meeting on the issue.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

'The Irish economy has turned the corner' - ESRI
# Positive Outlook
# Positive Outlook

'The Irish economy has turned the corner' - ESRI

Dec 18th 2013, 8:16 AM 8,609 Views 103 Comments

The ESRI are predicted strong GNP growth and unemployment falls next year, driven by improving domestic demand.

# jobwatch - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

We don’t intend to lose the discipline that's been put in the system by the Troika - Taoiseach
# Bailout Exit
# Bailout Exit

We don’t intend to lose the discipline that's been put in the system by the Troika - Taoiseach

Dec 17th 2013, 3:39 PM 5,163 Views 40 Comments

Launching a new economic strategy today, the Government says they want unemployment down to 10 per cent by 2016 and under 6 per cent by 2020.

# jobwatch - Monday 16 December, 2013

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus

Dec 16th 2013, 2:41 PM 13,246 Views 29 Comments

He’s coming to a town or greenfield site near you.

Home for Christmas? Stay and check out job prospects says recruiter
# Skill Shortages
# Skill Shortages

Home for Christmas? Stay and check out job prospects says recruiter

Dec 16th 2013, 10:34 AM 9,316 Views 18 Comments

Recruitment agency Servisource says that there are particular skill shortages in the areas of nursing and construction.

# jobwatch - Friday 13 December, 2013

Employment growth in Ireland outpaces the eurozone says EU stats office
# Jobs
# Jobs

Employment growth in Ireland outpaces the eurozone says EU stats office

Dec 13th 2013, 12:15 PM 5,827 Views 46 Comments

EU figures show that employment grew by 1.1 per cent in Ireland between July and September, second only to Portugal.

# jobwatch - Monday 9 December, 2013

University of Limerick to create 290 full-time jobs in major expansion
# UL
# UL

University of Limerick to create 290 full-time jobs in major expansion

Dec 9th 2013, 11:29 AM 16,771 Views 43 Comments

The plan includes a new city centre campus, facilities at University Hospital Limerick and a team training centre for Munster Rugby.

# jobwatch - Thursday 21 November, 2013

10 more years! New Tara Mines lease means 650 jobs are retained
# New Lease
# New Lease

10 more years! New Tara Mines lease means 650 jobs are retained

Nov 21st 2013, 3:59 PM 9,430 Views 11 Comments

The Navan zinc and lead mine, which is the largest Zinc mine in Europe, has been in operation since 1977.

# jobwatch - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Up to 50 jobs at risk at Essentra Packaging in Waterford
# Essentra Packaging
# Essentra Packaging

Up to 50 jobs at risk at Essentra Packaging in Waterford

Nov 7th 2013, 9:58 PM 9,421 Views 19 Comments

The company are to initiate a 30-day ‘consultation period’ on the future of their plant in the city.

# jobwatch - Monday 4 November, 2013

More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth
# Technology
# Technology

More upskilling courses needed to cash in on ICT growth

Nov 4th 2013, 11:05 AM 5,562 Views 11 Comments

A Forfás report has called for more and better ICT courses and says that for social welfare changes should be introduced to encourage take-up.

# jobwatch - Thursday 26 September, 2013

NAMA expects to hire up to 220 staff to deal with loans from IBRC's liquidation
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA expects to hire up to 220 staff to deal with loans from IBRC's liquidation

Sep 26th 2013, 12:53 PM 4,483 Views 20 Comments

CEO Brendan McDonagh told the Oireachtas public accounts committee that taking on loans from IBRC represents “a major challenge for NAMA”.

# jobwatch - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Brutally honest job rejection letters you wouldn't like to get
# RSVP
# RSVP

Brutally honest job rejection letters you wouldn't like to get

Jun 25th 2013, 10:00 PM 32,395 Views 8 Comments

“The work you sent us is quite terrible.” Oh.

# jobwatch - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Fewer job opportunities in April when compared with last year
# Job Opportunities
# Job Opportunities

Fewer job opportunities in April when compared with last year

May 9th 2013, 11:45 AM 5,323 Views 23 Comments

Professionals looking for new jobs also increased by 5 per cent in April.

# jobwatch - Monday 3 December, 2012

Dropbox to open office in Dublin
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Dropbox to open office in Dublin

Dec 3rd 2012, 7:32 AM 9,749 Views 25 Comments

This is the first office that Dropbox has opened outside of the United States.

# jobwatch - Friday 14 September, 2012

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

40 jobs to be created in Dublin by mobile payment company

Sep 14th 2012, 8:02 AM 5,685 Views 22 Comments

SumUp, which helps small businesses take payments using mobile technology, is setting up a customer support centre in Dublin.

# jobwatch - Friday 25 May, 2012

140 jobs to be created by seafood companies
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

140 jobs to be created by seafood companies

May 25th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,365 Views 12 Comments

The jobs will be created around the country after a new investment of €15 million in the industry.

# jobwatch - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

May 9th 2012, 8:28 AM 4,478 Views 10 Comments

The nine stories you need to know this morning, including: 1,000 more internships on JobBridge, the underwear bomber turns out to be a double agent, and all the details on the new social welfare ID card…

# jobwatch - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

O2 to cut 120 jobs in Ireland
# Jobs
# Jobs

O2 to cut 120 jobs in Ireland

Apr 4th 2012, 3:13 PM 3,522 Views 18 Comments

The company is looking for voluntary redundancies from its workforce of 1,100 people.

# jobwatch - Friday 11 March, 2011

RTÉ to shed up to 60 jobs because of 'financial situation'
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ to shed up to 60 jobs because of 'financial situation'

Mar 11th 2011, 1:32 PM 786 Views 0 Comments

The national broadcaster has announced the news following a meeting with trade union this morning.