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# Skills Shortage

All time
Managers in the Ambulance Service say they lack the skills to do their work
HIQA has carried out a review of the National Ambulance Service.
# Thin on the ground
More than three quarters of companies can't find the right talent for the job
A PwC report has flagged problems in the IT sector, and also says our tax system is alienating foreign executives.
# vacancies
The technology sector is open for business, but there's a shortage of suitable candidates
A survey of 38 major tech companies estimates there’s 4,500 job vacancies in the ICT sector, but there is a major skills shortage.
# Jobs
Limerick company launches scholarship to fight skills shortage
Emutex has launched a scholarship and internship for third level undergraduate students, after having to go abroad to hire seven out of 10 people in 2012.
# Emigration
Where in the world? Saskatchewan wants Irish workers
The Canadian province is sending a recruitment delegation to Ireland next month looking to fill 275 jobs.
# Skills Shortage
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.