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# recruitment - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Mastercard announces 130 new jobs for Dublin

The highly skilled jobs are to be created in the company’s new global office for technology which will be headquartered in Dublin.

# recruitment - Sunday 12 February, 2012

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications Jobs This post contains images

In pictures: 13 of the weirdest real-life job applications

From topless photos to Donald Trump role plays, here are some of the ways people tried to make their applications stand out…

# recruitment - Monday 30 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Twitter's viral 'best worst recruitment ad' ever Recruitment

VIDEO: Twitter's viral 'best worst recruitment ad' ever

“Do we have any positions open?” “Does a Tweet have 140 characters?” [awkward pause] “Yes!”

# recruitment - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Careers clinic: What on earth is an online job interview?

With increasing numbers of job applicants, companies are using online tools to cut down on face-to-face interviews. Here is what you need to know…

# recruitment - Monday 23 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

In today’s 9 at 9: The troika warns of a ‘financial bomb’ in Dublin; recruitment drive for teachers; and the search continues for the bodies of two fishermen from the trawler Tit Bonhomme.

# recruitment - Saturday 7 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Want to live out that childhood dream of being an astronaut? Job Fairy This post contains videos

# recruitment - Thursday 29 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

# recruitment - Monday 12 December, 2011

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are the Irish a hard-working people?

Stats say we have one of the shortest working weeks in the EU – but some of the most productive workers. What’s been your experience of the Irish work ethic?

# recruitment - Friday 2 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service Recruitment

Crack an online puzzle, win a job in the British intelligence service

The British intelligence agency GCHQ launches its most unusual recruitment drive yet. It simply asks: can you crack it?

# recruitment - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Cardiff could go back to old job - but has one day to apply

The post of Secretary-General at the Department of Finance requires “effective management” and “excellent co-ordination” with key agencies such as… the NTMA.

Careers clinic: 10 pointers to get you noticed by a recruitment company’s resident careers guru Liam Horan interviews a recruitment company boss to find out how YOU can get your CV to the top of the pile.

# recruitment - Monday 14 November, 2011

Prometric test company to create 100 jobs in Dundalk

The company, which offers professional testing solutions and whose clients include the RSA, will create a new unit in Dundalk.

# recruitment - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Emirates looking to hire Irish

The airline is flying in because it says it likes to employ people from countries with a strong tradition of hospitality.

# recruitment - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Nurses at Limerick hospital continue protest with third strike on Tuesday

Meanwhile, Health Minister Dr James Reilly says the work stoppages are “unsafe, unsound and unwarranted”.

# recruitment - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Recruitment firm announces 50 new jobs

Sigmar says it will begin hiring in the coming weeks.

# recruitment - Friday 26 August, 2011

HSE spent €100,000 on ten-day trip to South Asia HSE

HSE spent €100,000 on ten-day trip to South Asia

The last-minute trip to find junior doctors in India and Pakistan cost more than €10,000 a day.

# recruitment - Friday 15 July, 2011

Western Australia 'can take one-third of unemployed from Ireland'

The state’s jobs minister says the region needs 150,000 workers – or one in three of those on the Live Register.

# recruitment - Friday 1 July, 2011

US firms need 2,000 Irish workers but say the skills aren't there

American companies complain that they can’t find Irish workers with the right skills.

# recruitment - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

National internship scheme offers thousands of placements for unemployed

Participants get a small weekly payment and can retain their social welfare entitlements.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# recruitment - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Templemore recruitment moratorium criticised

There will be no new recruits admitted to Templemore, the garda training centre, for the next two years.

# recruitment - Monday 13 June, 2011

Ryanair warns of jobs email scam

Messages have been sent out targeting job hunters which look for a payment for a visa, which the email says it necessary to apply for a job at Ryanair.

# recruitment - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Is this the toughest job of the week?

Aer Lingus are looking for a new staff member: an internal communications officer to liaise between management and staff.

# recruitment - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Agency says it can't fill nurse vacancies - because they're all emigrating

Director of private recruitment group says newly qualified nurses believe they have little option but to leave upon graduation.

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