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# jobswatch - Friday 29 August, 2014

'Welcome boost' of 46 new jobs for Tipperary and Limerick

The jobs come as part of expansion by electricity company Pinergy.

# jobswatch - Thursday 28 August, 2014

More than 100 jobs to be created in Dublin, Meath and Belfast

The jobs will be created by four companies over the next two years.

# jobswatch - Friday 1 August, 2014

Fancy selling alarms in Kildare? Homesecure is hiring 140 people

They’re looking for 100 now and 40 over the next three years.

# jobswatch - Monday 28 July, 2014

Up to 100 jobs to be created by Dublin-based IT company

Version 1 is to be backed by a government investment fund.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

40 jobs announced by Cork IT firm

Itron Inc will hire the staff in accounting and financial positions.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Dublin pub receives 2,700 job applications... through Snapchat

The pub’s owner said this unconventional hiring approach meant he got the most creative and outgoing staff without having to trawl through CVs.

60 jobs announced in Cork and Portlaoise

The jobs are IDA backed and come in the IT and telecoms sector.

# jobswatch - Monday 14 July, 2014

Skills shortage could force thousands of software jobs overseas

A report published today found up to half of software jobs in Ireland are filled by inward migration.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Moy Park expansion to create over 500 jobs at three Northern Ireland sites

This is on top of 100 jobs already created by the €210 million investment.

# jobswatch - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Carphone Warehouse's new mobile network to create 50 new jobs

Carphone Warehouse is launching a new mobile network next year.

Applegreen announces 360 new jobs nationwide

More than 250 construction workers will also be contracted for the construction of the new service stations.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

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

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

# jobswatch - Monday 30 June, 2014

250+ jobs to be announced at Cork company

SouthWestern is to make a “significant” jobs announcement later today.

# jobswatch - Thursday 26 June, 2014

More jobs today as online advertising company announces 100 jobs in Dublin

Adroll said it plans to more than double the staff numbers at its offices in Dublin.

Good news: Library company to create 25 new jobs at its Dublin HQ

Innovative, based in Dublin city centre, is set to double its workforce.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Good news for Dundalk as PayPal announces 400 more new jobs

PayPal says it is delighted to make a “very positive impact” in the north east by taking “so many unemployed people off the local live register”.

IDA promises to help Bausch & Lomb as workers vote for massive cuts

The company has thanked workers for approving the plan to dramatically cut spending at the contact lens plant.

# jobswatch - Thursday 12 June, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

# jobswatch - Monday 9 June, 2014

This is the new guy who has to woo big companies (and their jobs) to Ireland...

Martin Shanahan will take on the top job at IDA Ireland from August after the departure of Barry O’Leary.

# jobswatch - Friday 6 June, 2014

More jobs on the way... 100 positions confirmed as Yelp opens Dublin HQ

Recruitment for Irish-based jobs at the business review site is already under way.

# jobswatch - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Good news Galway: Hewlett Packard is creating 100 new jobs

The jobs are part of investment by the company in the cloud research and development facility in Galway.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

45 jobs to go as Kerry mobile technology firm closes

Tralee based Altobridge has gone into receivership.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

New €85m research facility supporting 175 jobs opens in Sligo

The Taoiseach said it was a further vote of confidence in Ireland as a “leading location for investment for the life sciences sector”.

# jobswatch - Monday 2 June, 2014

Local politicians seek meeting with Bausch and Lomb over job loss threat

Last week workers were told they could either take a 20 per cent pay cut, with 200 redundancies in the company, or the plant would be closed.

# jobswatch - Friday 30 May, 2014

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA

The IDA’s chief says pay cuts are preferable to the multinational leaving.

# jobswatch - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Investment company creates 50 new jobs in Dublin

The new roles are in in fund governance and risk management.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Three companies have announced a combined 480 new jobs across the country

The jobs are being created by Ericsson, SAP and Wipro.

# jobswatch - Friday 23 May, 2014

Got an eye for business? The IDA wants you

The IDA are hiring 35 additional staff to help them target new companies which don’t currently have a presence in Ireland.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Aldi on the lookout for new hires- and is offering €92,000 a year plus a company car

The German retailer is hiring 450 new faces as part of a nationwide expansion scheme.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Food company announces 115 new jobs for Longford and Galway at pizza and pastry plants

Green Isle Foods are making a €30 million investment in operations in Portumna and Longford.

Venture capitalists set up in Dublin to provide €172 million to Life Sciences sector

Lightstone Ventures will be using the city as a base for its European operations.

# jobswatch - Sunday 18 May, 2014

New primary care clinic promises 'over 100 jobs'

A scanning clinic will open in the centre in June, with five jobs immediately – it says over 100 people will be employed when the centre is fully operational.

# jobswatch - Friday 16 May, 2014

Engineering recruitment firm announces 56 new jobs for Cork

The €16 million investment will see the staff hired over the next 18 months.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Hogan: 'See? Investing in water services IS an investment in jobs'

The Environment Minister has welcomed a €1.7 billion investment in Irish Water.

# jobswatch - Friday 9 May, 2014

South Dublin County Council staff vote for industrial action

The vote followed a decision by South Dublin County Council management to abolish ‘acting’ positions.

Oversight and Audit Commission to scrutinise local government spending

Minister Phil Hogan is looking for expressions of interest from people suitable to sit on the Commission.

# jobswatch - Thursday 8 May, 2014

1,500 jobseekers are being put on compulsory JobBridge

And will face penalties if they don’t take up their places.

Barclays axe 7,000 jobs at struggling unit as it creates 'bad bank'

It will also have to sell or run down about £115 billion of non-core assets.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

70 new jobs announced for Kildare and Louth

The jobs were announced by underwater technology company Cathx Ocean and Becton Dixon, a medical technology company.