Construction Jobs in Ireland

Carpet and Vinyl Floor Cover Installation Course with KWETB

TweetKWETB is running a 10 week full time Carpet and Vinyl Floor Cover Installation Course starting on the 4th July in Athy. Kildare and Wicklow ETB, supports and co-ordinates education, training and youth services in Kildare and Wicklow. We specifically provide primary, [….]

CIF Digital Construction Summit 2022

TweetThe CIF Digital Construction Summit 2022 will take place on 9th June 2022, at Croke Park, Dublin. The CIF Digital Construction Summit 2022 will bring together leaders from across the construction sector to hear the latest policy updates, how to answer the key productivity challenges, [….]

Construction Work and Skills Week

Tweet Construction Work and Skills Week ( 19 – 26 May 2022) features a series of recruitment events hosted by the department of Social Protection at a number of locations around the country. The week has begun with a large construction careers, [….]

Archaeological Heritage Projects Grants

Tweet Grants have been awarded for a wide range of archaeological heritage projects under the Department’s 2022 Community Monuments Fund.  128 projects are being supported with an overall investment of €6 million. This investment builds on last year’s investment under the scheme [….]

Gender-based Bursary for Apprenticeship Employers

TweetA new gender-based bursary for apprenticeship employers has been announced by the  Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science The bursary is worth €2,666 and is available to employers who employ apprentices on any national apprenticeship programme with greater [….]

Engineering for Climate Action Lunchtime Lecture Webinar Series

TweetAn Engineering for Climate Action Lunchtime Lecture Webinar Series kicks off this Wednesday, 23rd March 2022 at 1pm.  Organised by he Department of Civil, Structural & Environmental Engineering in Trinity College Dublin the series is intended to engage with Irish practitioners across [….]

Build Green Now

TweetThe Irish Green Building Council is hosting Build Green Now on 6th May 2022 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at The Gibson Hotel. Members will get together, network with industry leaders and policy makers, and  design pathways for a low carbon [….]

Low-carbon Houses Under Construction

TweetEight new low-carbon houses are under construction in both Kilkenny and Carlow as part of a scheme by 3cea.  3cea is a non-profit, independent energy agency working primarily in Carlow, Kilkenny and Wexford. The houses form part of an EU project to [….]

National Energy Summit 2022

TweetThe National Energy Summit 2022 takes place Thursday 26 April, at Croke Park, Dublin The Summit will bring together industry experts and thought leaders from both the public and private sectors to find solutions to the issues facing us in securing our [….]

Equality, Diversity, Inclusion in Construction

Tweet Construction Industry Federation (CIF) is hosting a lunchtime webinar ‘Equality, Diversity, Inclusion in Construction’ ahead of International Women’s Day. Southern Region Director Conor O’Connell is joined by Louise Hogan, discussing her career as an Electrician, her success on the international soccer [….]

National Construction Summit

TweetThe 6th Annual National Construction Summit is being held on 3rd March 2022 in the Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown. The National Constriction Summit brings together over 2000 construction companies, developers, policy makers, project owners, building owners , government and municipal bodies, lenders & private investment firms, architectural and design [….]

International Women’s Day Event: Breaking Bias in the Workplace

TweetThe Construction Industry Federation (CIF) invite you to join them on Wednesday, 9th March to celebrate International Women’s Day and discuss Breaking Bias in the Workplace. Speakers & panellists on the day include Phil Kane (Eaton), Sinead Savage (Mannings Group), Lorraine Brady [….]

Housing Stock Retrofit by 2030 to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions

TweetIn keeping with  government’s plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions, Ireland will seek to retrofit one-third of the country’s housing stock by 2030. A move that will require a big increase in construction workers. Ireland estimated last year that binding climate targets [….]

STEPS Engineering Your Future Programme 2022

TweetThe 10th annual STEPS Engineering Your Future programme is taking place from March – May 2022 and once again, engineering employers are set to join forces with third-level institutions across Ireland to provide Transition Year students with the opportunity to gain insight into [….]

Apartments Make Up A Quarter of all New Dwelling Completions in 2021

TweetThe Central Statistics Office (CSO) has released figures for New Dwelling Completions in the fourth quarter of 2021. The figures help to provide annual figures for 2021. Commenting on the release, Justin Anderson, Statistician, said: “A late surge in New Dwelling Completions in [….]

Female Student Network Promoting Construction-related Programmes to Females

TweetThe Institute of Technology Sligo (IT Sligo) has established the Female Student Network initiative which aims to promote construction-related programmes to females. The initiative comes at a time whenthere are significant shortages of graduates from construction-related programmes, according to the Construction Industry [….]

42% More New Homes Began Construction in 2021 than 2020

Tweet The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage has published Commencement Notices data for December 2021. Overall in 2021, Commencement Notices for 30,724 new homes were received, a 42% increase on 2020 (21,686 homes). The 2021 total is almost the same [….]

State-of-the-art Reservoir Construction in Saggart

TweetIrish Water, in partnership with Dublin City Council and South Dublin County Council, continues to progress works on the new state-of-the-art reservoir construction in Saggart. This strategically important project will help safeguard the water supply to homes and businesses in the Greater [….]