EU Talent Pool- Ireland

Ireland Unveils Innovative Approach to Fill Job Gaps: Harnessing EU Talent Pool

In a groundbreaking move, Ireland’s Cabinet, led by Justice Minister Helen McEndy, has approved a proposal to strategically recruit individuals from third-world nations to address job vacancies across various sectors. Leveraging the EU’s Talent Pool website, Minister McEndy’s plan, crafted in collaboration with Enterprise Minister Simon Harris, aims to connect job seekers from third-world, EEA, … Read more

TikTok Layoffs

TikTok Announces Global Layoffs, Dublin Headquarters Faces Uncertain Future

In a recent development, social media giant TikTok is set to initiate a global workforce reduction, putting jobs at risk worldwide. The company’s Dublin headquarters, employing approximately 3,000 individuals, is not exempt from the layoffs. While the exact number of affected employees remains unclear, concerns loom over the Dublin workforce. A TikTok spokesperson addressed the … Read more

Temporary Clerical Officer Positions Open Across Ireland

Opportunity Knocks: Temporary Clerical Officer Positions Open Across Ireland

In a bid to bolster its workforce, the Civil & Public Service has announced the recruitment of Temporary Clerical Officers with vacancies available throughout Ireland. Applications for these coveted positions will be accepted starting from 3 pm on Friday, February 23. Aspiring candidates are encouraged to seize this opportunity by submitting their applications through the … Read more

Salary Hike for Public Sector Employees

Dublin Government Approves 10.25% Salary Hike for Public Sector Employees Amidst Mixed Reactions

Dublin – The Dublin government has given the green light to a new salary agreement for public sector employees, promising a 10.25% salary increase over two and a half years. While labor organizations generally support the deal, criticisms are emerging, particularly regarding global wage standards, perceived partiality, and neglect of the youth in the agreement. … Read more

Ireland Work Permit

Department of Justice introduces email application for Reactivation permits

Ireland: Introduction of email application form for Reactivation Employment Permit SchemeFrom 1 February 2024, Domestic Residence will accept applications for Reactivation Employment Permit Scheme via Applicants should use this application form. It is important that applicants read the qualifying criteria before submitting an application. The Reactivation Employment Permit scheme is operated by the Department … Read more

US tech firm ServiceNow to create 400 jobs

US tech firm ServiceNow, a cloud-based platform that helps companies manage their digital workflow, is set to create 400 new jobs in Ireland over the next three years. The company’s plans for additional expansion in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa coincide with the decision to boost staff at this location. The recently announced roles … Read more

HSE launches international campaign to recruit 400 consultants to Ireland

The HSE has started a national and international recruiting drive to find consultants for the Irish health sector, and is pleading with many medical professionals working overseas to come back. The new initiative, which focuses on the new public consultant contract, seeks to fill 400 openings this year. In addition to a highly competitive industry, … Read more

Tesco Ireland slashes prices on 700 products in an attempt to combat inflation and cost-of-living crisis

The retail giant Tesco is all set to slash the prices of over 700 items in-store and online with an average price decrease of 10 per cent. This includes a wide range of Tesco’s own-brand products and brands – from grocery staples to household and health and beauty products. The store is cutting prices in an effort … Read more

Dublin Airport hiring security officers with decent wages and brilliant perks for busy summer

This summer, Dublin Airport is hiring security personnel to add to its workforce in the capital. The airport is now paying a starting salary of €33,112 and hourly earnings of €15.88 (including shift pay). At Dublin Airport, the Airport Search Unit Officer plays a crucial role in maintaining the safe and effective flow of travellers … Read more

Volume of retail sales up by 2.8% in April

Retail sales volume increased by 2.8% in April, according to new data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). This is an increase of 7.5% compared to April 2022, with sales increasing by 0.5% from March and 0.4% from the previous year. The highest monthly volume rise in sales in April came from bars with a … Read more

H&MV Engineering to create 700 new jobs as it opens Limerick base

H&MV Engineering, working in the energy market, is opening a new global headquarters in Limerick and will create 700 jobs in its Irish and international operations over the next five years. With 5GW of projects presently in the design and construction phases, H&MV Engineering, a design firm that specialised in projects like data centres, claims … Read more

Production of hydrogen e-fuels could create 10,000 Irish jobs

A recent study reveals that by 2050, the manufacture of sustainable aviation fuels made from hydrogen for use in aircraft and shipping could result in the creation of 10,500 jobs nationwide. According to Hydrogen Mobility Ireland’s research, creating domestically used fuels might boost the Irish economy by up to €230 million annually. This would increase … Read more

Fears of further job cuts at Meta’s Irish operation

The social networking giant is expected to announce details of its most recent round of layoffs, raising concerns that more jobs may be lost at Meta’s Irish unit. The parent company of Facebook is anticipated to notify employees of the layoffs later today. The company’s staff would be reduced by about 10,000 individuals, according to … Read more

Boston Scientific to create over 400 jobs with €80m investment in Clonmel site

The US medical technology giant Boston Scientific has announced an €80m investment in its Clonmel site, which is expected to create more than 400 new jobs in Ireland within the next three years. The funds will be used to increase production capacity and office space, and hiring has already started in a number of fields, … Read more