The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton TD today (Friday) announced that Eishtec, a Waterford-based company providing consumer contact centre services, is to create 250 new jobs by mid-2012 as part of a major new expansion at its new custom built facility situated at the Cleaboy Business Park, Waterford. This investment is part […]
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Waterford specialist pharmaceuticals firm EirGen Pharma is to invest €3.3m in a major expansion programme, which will generate 20 new jobs over the next two years. This will bring total employment at the plant to 40 and will see the firm expand its research and development and manufacturing operations in Waterford. The expansion is being […]
Workers at Teva, one of the biggest pharmaceutical factories in Waterford, were told by management this morning that 315 jobs are to go at the plant. The plant manufactures inhalers and tablets. It is understood that tablet production will cease at the factory within 12 months. Teva is one of the biggest pharmaceutical employers in […]
Bausch & Lomb has confirmed it is seeking 120 redundancies at its Waterford plant. The plant currently employs 1,200 people manufacturing contact lenses and other eye health products. The announcement came after management met staff and union representatives last night and this morning.
DHL is seeking 320 redundancies as it closes depots in Athlone, Galway, Sligo, Cavan, Enniscorthy, Waterford and Tralee. Company representatives are to meet unions on Monday morning, and a DHL Express spokeswoman said the redundancy package offered would be “generous and in line with best practice”. DHL Express is the courier operation of Europe’s biggest […]
Paul Mullan founder of Measurability has launched a new CV Writing Service website www.cvsolutions.ie and a new Interview Coaching website www.interviewsolutions.ie. Paul has over 15 years experience across Recruitment & Selection, Careers and Outplacement in UK and Ireland. He was a founder of Eden Recruitment Ltd in 1999 and founded Measurability (Career & Outplacement Experts) […]
Bausch & Lomb a leading employer in Waterford is seeking 195 voluntary redundancies. According to reports the 1,400 employees were informed by management this afternoon in a series of meetings. B & L is a manufacturing of contact lenses based in the South East region of Ireland. This news falls shortly after some other negative […]
I was interested to read this morning that the days of a permanent pensionable job for life within the civil service seem to be numbered. It looks like new public sector reform could have a huge impact on new recruits to the civil service. The government appointed a new “powerful expert group” – sound a […]
Waterford Crystal is to seek a further 280 redundancies from its plant at Kilbarry, just outside of the Waterford city. The job losses at Waterford Crystal will be the second batch at the company in the past year. The company attributed the redundancies to a “continuing decline” in product volumes and a need to “implement […]
The are two types of jobs news announcements we make on this site. Positive job creation news and negative job loss news. Unfortunately it is more the latter at present BUT this will change!! Below I have highlighted two services that support both situations. OUTPLACEMENT IN IRELAND – SUPPORTING JOB LOSS Outplacement Services Ireland to […]
It looks like 250 jobs will go at Cappoquin as desperate efforts to save the firm failed. Talks to buy-out the troubled plant in Waterford failed. This impact of this news goes beyond the 250 workers directly impacted by the closure. There are about 50 suppliers and producers that will be affected. Tourmakeady in Co. […]
TerminalFour is a content management company established in 1996 with HQ in Dublin. They have announced that they will be creating 20 new jobs in Dublin as part of a 3m euro investment plan. This is great news following the run of job losses in Westmeath and Waterford yesterday. The jobs will be created across […]
Iralco Jobs News There are fears in Westmeath for 400 jobs at Iralco as news broke that a liquidator had been appointed for the plant. Iralco has been in the region for 42 years so is part of the landscape. Management will not confirm if the closure is permanent or temporary but staff fear the […]
Waterford Wedgewood is awaiting response from the government following a plea for 39m euro in loand to help save the company and 550 jobs in Waterford. Read more about this story.