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#Construction workers

# construction-workers - Monday 7 January, 2019

'Thousands of non-national construction workers will be needed to meet housing targets' - Ibec
# Brickies
# Brickies

'Thousands of non-national construction workers will be needed to meet housing targets' - Ibec

Jan 7th 2019, 12:12 PM 40,057 Views 154 Comments

Ibec says there are not enough skilled workers here to meet demand.

# construction-workers - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Overseas construction workers are turning down moves to Ireland due to high property prices
# Work
# Work

Overseas construction workers are turning down moves to Ireland due to high property prices

May 3rd 2018, 1:11 PM 1,230 Views 0 Comments

The property sector has suffered from a lack of skilled workers in recent years.

# construction-workers - Sunday 28 September, 2014

What did this guy think was going to happen?
# Stupid People
From The Daily Edge
# Stupid People

What did this guy think was going to happen?

Sep 28th 2014, 10:37 AM 4,382 Views 1 Comment

As his friend helpfully points out.

# construction-workers - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Home renovation tax incentive will hurt 'tax dodging cowboys' - IGBC
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

Home renovation tax incentive will hurt 'tax dodging cowboys' - IGBC

Oct 15th 2013, 4:39 PM 16,405 Views 60 Comments

New scheme means homeowners are less likely to use the shadow economy for building works according to construction groups including The Irish Green Building Council.

# construction-workers - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Construction workers reacts to Miley Cyrus' Wrecking Ball carry on
# Hard Hat
From The Daily Edge
# Hard Hat

Construction workers reacts to Miley Cyrus' Wrecking Ball carry on

Oct 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 2,473 Views 3 Comments

“You are NOT licensed to writhe around on construction equipment!”

# construction-workers - Monday 15 April, 2013

Seven unions have now rejected Croke Park II proposals
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Seven unions have now rejected Croke Park II proposals

Apr 15th 2013, 5:15 PM 15,950 Views 118 Comments

Earlier, two unions representing builders and plasterers both said that the deal would offer job security for members and voted in favour of it.

# construction-workers - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Department defends underspend as unemployment stays at 14.8 per cent
# Jobs
# Jobs

Department defends underspend as unemployment stays at 14.8 per cent

Oct 4th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,011 Views 43 Comments

The Department of Jobs has said that its performance must relate to services delivered and not money spent as figures show it underspent by €85 million in the first three quarters of 2012.

# construction-workers - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Construction company announces 100 new jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Construction company announces 100 new jobs

Sep 20th 2012, 2:51 PM 12,935 Views 20 Comments

BAM Contractors said it is confident its market position will continue to improve this year despite the recent slump in the construction industry.

# construction-workers - Friday 3 August, 2012

Blacklisted Irish construction workers to sue UK company
# Blacklisted
# Blacklisted

Blacklisted Irish construction workers to sue UK company

Aug 3rd 2012, 5:54 PM 11,810 Views 29 Comments

The company allegedly used information about trade union activity, employment history and workers’ personal lives to refuse them work.

# construction-workers - Saturday 28 July, 2012

PHOTOS: Ireland’s unemployed construction workers
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

PHOTOS: Ireland’s unemployed construction workers

Jul 28th 2012, 9:15 AM 14,989 Views 80 Comments

Photographer Stephen Doyle set out to capture the young men who worked during the boom, and are now struggling.

# construction-workers - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

6,000 construction workers to benefit from €35m EU aid
# Construction
# Construction

6,000 construction workers to benefit from €35m EU aid

Nov 8th 2011, 8:07 AM 553 Views 3 Comments

The European Parliament’s budget committee approves €35.7m in aid for almost 6,000 people laid off in the construction sector.

# construction-workers - Friday 28 October, 2011

Government delays could mean unemployed miss out on €35million EU aid
# Construction Workers
# Construction Workers

Government delays could mean unemployed miss out on €35million EU aid

Oct 28th 2011, 10:29 AM 246 Views 0 Comments

The “clock is ticking” for Ireland to win support from a European fund, an EU official has said.

# construction-workers - Friday 7 October, 2011

Unemployed construction workers to receive assistance
# Unemployment
# Unemployment

Unemployed construction workers to receive assistance

Oct 7th 2011, 10:51 AM 466 Views 3 Comments

The government has received €55 million that will go to assist 9,000 construction workers who have been made redundant in Ireland.

# construction-workers - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Unemployed construction workers to get €35m in EU aid
# Construction
# Construction

Unemployed construction workers to get €35m in EU aid

Oct 5th 2011, 4:35 PM 1,375 Views 25 Comments

The money is aimed at re-training unemployed construction workers in Ireland so as that they can return to work.