Construction Jobs in Ireland

Construction Activity Slows in August

TweetActivity in the construction sector has fallen since July and declined for the first time in three months in August, according to the latest monthly measure from Ulster Bank Ulster Bank Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index® (PMI®), a seasonally adjusted index designed to [….]

CIF Annual Conference

TweetThe CIF Annual Conference takes place 1st November and will be chaired by Ivan Yates. This year’s agenda will focus on how to revive the sector during such unprecedented and turbulent times.  Like many other industries in Ireland and around the world, [….]

Pádraig Barry Announced as Saint-Gobain Construction Products MD

TweetSaint-Gobain Construction Products Ireland has announced the appointment of Pádraig Barry as their new Managing Director. Pádraig has been appointed to the role following the retirement of Brian Dolan in June. Pádraig has worked with the Saint-Gobain group since 2007 and has spent the last [….]

Minister McGrath Welcomes BUILD 2020 Construction Sector Report

Tweet Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath T.D., has welcomed the publication by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform of the annual BUILD 2020 Construction Sector report. Build 2020 gives an update on the construction sector as it emerges from [….]

Construction Jobs Expo is Back This November

TweetFor the third consecutive year, the Construction Jobs Expo will host the country’s leading employers as they recruit for roles across the industry. Are you currently working in the construction industry or thinking about moving into this sector? Have you been displaced [….]

Permission Sought for New €150m Film Production Facility in Wicklow

TweetGreystones Media Campus Limited has submitted a planning application to develop a multi-studio, state-of-the-art film/TV and media campus / film production facility on an 18-hectare IDA Ireland site at Killincarrig in Greystones. The planned studio is backed by the state-owned Ireland Strategic [….]

Take the CIF C-19 Induction Programme

TweetThe CIF C-19 induction programme is designed to protect you, your family and your community whilst allowing you to work safely. Its purpose is to ensure that everyone working on a construction project understand how to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in [….]

WIT Talks Architecture, Architectural Technology, and BIM

TweetWIT Talks Architecture, Architectural Technology, and BIM is an online talk that will take place from 2pm-3pm on Friday, 5 June 2020. This interactive one hour video chat is designed to give CAO applicants interested in architecture the opportunity to ask those [….]

Economic Analysis of Productivity in the Irish Construction Sector

TweetThe Department of Public Expenditure and Reform (DPER) has published a report, peer-reviewed by TU Dublin, which aims to understand and address the reasons for low levels of productivity in the Irish construction sector. Economic Analysis of Productivity in the Irish Construction [….]

Access to Apprenticeship September 2020 Programme

TweetTU Dublin are now taking applications for the Access to Apprenticeship September 2020 Programme. The Access to Apprenticeship Programme is aimed at young men and women aged 16 to 24 living in Dublin who experience social and economic barriers. The programme provides [….]

Roads and Transportation Society Annual General Meeting

TweetBook now to attend the Roads and Transportation Society AGM, to hear the chairperson’s review of the year, elect the new committee and discuss plans for the coming year. Please note this is a virtual meeting, so booking is essential. Those who [….]

Public Participation Period in the Planning System Extended

TweetIn response to the Coronavirus crisis, the Government have agreed to extend the public participation periods in the planning system for a period of three weeks. Changes to the Planning System Eoghan Murphy T.D., Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government said: [….]