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# jobswatch - Friday 21 February, 2014

Jobs boost for Dublin and Galway as 132 new posts confirmed

Five ‘high-growth’ companies from the US and Europe are setting up offices in Ireland.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Jobs boost as 1,800 new posts announced at over 120 companies

The positions at the ‘class of 2013′ group of Enterprise Ireland-supported start-ups will be mostly in the areas of IT, life sciences and gaming.

# jobswatch - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Lidl creates over 50 new jobs in three new stores

The stores will open in Galway, Cork and Donegal.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Bad news: 27 jobs to go at Waterford company

The workers were told about the closure of the company at lunchtime today.

# jobswatch - Monday 10 February, 2014

Government trumpets 50 new jobs at Jazz Pharmaceuticals

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

# jobswatch - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Lucinda Creighton is looking for 'tact and discretion' in her new assistant

The TD is looking for someone to bring organisation to her days.

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

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

# jobswatch - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Another drop in Live Register numbers, unemployment at 12.3 per cent

Some good news for the Government this morning.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Centra announces 400 new jobs at 20 additional stores

The brand is to create the jobs at locations around the country.

# jobswatch - Monday 3 February, 2014

Some good news for Cork with 50 new jobs in call centre

Recruitment starts immediately for the jobs at Zevas.

40 new jobs as pharmaceutical giant acquires vialling plant in Athlone

In a move supported by the IDA, Alexion Pharma Ireland Trading is set to purchase the Roscommon facility later this year.

# jobswatch - Friday 31 January, 2014

Looking for work in Cork? 200 new jobs are on the way

HedgeServ already employs over 380 people in Dublin and plans to open a second Irish operation in Cork.

Mount Carmel will deliver its final baby today as 200 staff leave the hospital

The remainder of the total workforce expected to stay for another week or two.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Another 'vote of confidence' from IBM with up to 40 new jobs

The company is to open a new multilingual Software Services Operation Centre

Company in business over 75 years to close with 47 job losses

The company manufactures electric cable in New Ross.

The Liberties chosen as site for new €10 million whiskey distillery

The Teeling Whiskey Company will announce the creation of 30 jobs today.

More jobs for Cork as digital research firm opens European HQ

The company is creating 30 jobs for a ‘local workforce’.

# jobswatch - Monday 27 January, 2014

Up to 500 new jobs as Tyco proposes move to Cork

Good news on the jobs front for the city.

# jobswatch - Friday 24 January, 2014

Looking for a job in Cork?

A pharmaceutical company has announced new positions today – and there’s construction work on the way too.

# jobswatch - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Good jobs news: Pharmaceutical company announces 42 high-tech jobs for Dublin

Aspen is one of the biggest generic drugs companies in the world.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Subway to serve up 1,800 new jobs in Ireland

The introduction of a breakfast menu and longer opening hours has led to more footfall, the company said.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Will you get a pay rise in 2014? Over half of employees don't think they will

The prediction is made in Cpl’s Employment Market Monitor Report, which also recorded a rise in the number of jobs posted last year.

# jobswatch - Monday 13 January, 2014

Over 18,000 jobs created by Enterprise Ireland supported firms in 2013

Full-time employment levels in these companies are the highest since 2007 and total employment is the highest recorded in the last decade.

# jobswatch - Sunday 22 December, 2013

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Just three more sleeps ’til Santa. First though, here’s everything you need to know this morning before you complete your Christmas to-do list.

'Relentless push': Government plans special Cabinet meeting on jobs early next year

The coalition has been boosted this year by a continuing fall in the numbers of people who are unemployed with the jobless rate now at 12.8 per cent.

# jobswatch - Friday 20 December, 2013

400 jobs to go at Lufthansa Technik in ‘devastating’ blow

Workers had been warned last month that the company faced closure as revenues declined.

100 jobs to be created at social housing development in old Waterford seminary

The apartments for older people will be built in a 19th-century building which used to be a seminary.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

British unemployment rate at four-year low

Lucky them.

US company to create 300 jobs at old Dell site in Limerick

US firm Regeneron Pharmaceuticals is investing more than €200 million in a new production facility on a site previously owned by Dell.

# jobswatch - Monday 16 December, 2013

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Watch: IDA Ireland announces investment by Santa Claus

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

Healthcare technology company to create 80 new jobs

The company has its headquarters in Sandyford, Dublin.

# jobswatch - Sunday 15 December, 2013

Good news: up to 150 construction jobs at Dublin data centre

Digital Realty made the announcement as Jobs Minister Richard Bruton broke grounds on its new site in west Dublin.

# jobswatch - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Fears for 160 jobs at Assurant Solutions in Cork

Bad news on the jobs front ahead of the government’s celebration of the bailout exit.

Fears for 670 jobs at Liebherr's Kerry plant following strike action

SIPTU said a statement from the company which said it was evaluating its operations in Killarney was “extremely unhelpful”.

# jobswatch - Monday 9 December, 2013

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

68 new jobs announced in two multinationals

A British company will create 30 jobs next year and a firm in Cork has already begun recruiting for 38 new positions.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Pfizer staff to meet this morning for company "announcement"

The staff are due to meet with management, with fears up to 150 jobs could be lost.

# jobswatch - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Fears for jobs as Pfizer staff at Newbridge to attend meeting tomorrow

A spokesperson for the company said workers had been called to attend a meeting tomorrow but said no further details would be given until workers have been spoken to in the morning.

# jobswatch - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Healthcare company to create 150 jobs in Mayo

The jobs will be created over the next three years in IT and transactional services.

# jobswatch - Monday 25 November, 2013

Microsoft looking to hire 95 people in Ireland

Four other companies have also released jobs announcements this morning.