Sunday 19 November 2017

Look to Limerick for jobs

There is good news for jobseekers in Limerick. According to the recently published Job Index Limerick is booming, so which companies are hiring in Limerick?

There is good news for jobseekers in Limerick. According to the recently published Jobs Index Limerick is booming. Orla Moran, General Manager of comments;

“One of the key findings in the Job Index was that Limerick has overtaken Dublin in terms of its vacancy rate. While statistics show that Dublin has 4.76 vacancies per 1,000 employed persons, Limerick boasted an impressive 5.22 vacancies. This is reflective of an increase in investment and job creation in the Munster city over the past year.”

The city is home to an impressive range of global pharma, medical devices and financial services companies. Here’s a selection of companies currently hiring in Limerick.

Regeneron, the leading biotechnology company is recruiting. The company has a number of positions open at their facility in the Raheen Business Park in Limerick with jobs available in QA, validation, IT, HR, supply chain and more.

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At the end of last year the company announced plans to open a new research and development Centre of Excellence in Limerick.

Financial services firm Northern Trust recently announced plans to create an extra 200 new jobs at its base in Limerick. The global firm has been operating in the city since 2006 offering a range of positions to finance professionals.

US medical devices company Cook Medical opened its facility in Limerick in 1997. From its base in city the city the company designs, manufactures and distributes medical devices to customers throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Johnson & Johnson, VisionCare Ireland produces the Acuvue range of contact lenses at its facility in Limerick and the company’s Ireland Development Centre is located on site in the University of Limerick.

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