2,500 jobseekers expected at Intreo Careers Fair in Dublin Castle today


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Hundreds of jobs on offer
200 career coaching sessions planned/booked 

Thursday, 29th March 2018: At least 2,500 jobseekers are expected to attend the 5th annual Intreo Careers Fair at the Printworks Conference Centre, Dublin Castle today which runs from 10.00am to 3.30pm.  The Careers Fair is organised by the Department of Employment Affairs & Social Protection.

Over 50 exhibitors will take part, primarily employers seeking to fill vacancies in their organisations, offering roles in construction, sales, hospitality, healthcare, retail and accounting among others. Hundreds of different types of roles are available across a range of experience levels and occupations including the Public Appointments Service. 

There will also be lots of advice on training, upskilling and job search supports available throughout the day. Jobseekers will be able to avail of one to one personalised professional career and job searching advice from HR and recruitment specialists. 40 professional career coaches will be offering 200 career coaching appointments during the day.  

Attendees can also avail of seminars running throughout the day on topics ranging from ‘Social Media Job Searching’ and ‘Accessing the Hidden Jobs Market’ to ‘Starting your own Business’, ‘Re-Entering the Jobs Market’ and ‘Careers in the Public Service’.

Visiting the Careers Fair, Employment Affairs & Social Protection Minister Regina Doherty, T.D. said:

“The Intreo Careers Fair at Dublin Castle is a key opportunity for jobseekers to meet with employers who are actively recruiting, to find out about jobs available and to plan a new career. It is a chance to meet employers face to face to find out what skills and roles they are currently looking for so jobseekers can best position themselves to avail of a greatly improved domestic jobs market."

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Note for Editors

Photographs to follow from Shane O’Neill photography.
List of Exhibitors attending the Careers Fair follows.

Exhibitors


Applegreen PLC
Ardmac Ltd
Baptec Training & Education Centre
Business in the Community Ireland
Castleknock Hotel
Clúid Housing
City of Dublin Education and Training Board
Clayton Hotel Dublin Airport
Cocoon Childcare
Collen Construction
Comfort Keepers
CPL
CPM Ireland
Dalata Hotel Group
Designer Group
Dublin Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board
Employ Ability Service
Entrepreneurs Academy
EURES – European Employment Services
FIT (Fast Track into IT)
FMI (Field Management Ireland)
Garda Siochána
Giraffe Childcare
Home Instead Senior Care
Intreo
Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed  (INOU)
Irish Hotel Federation

 

JobAlert.ie
Jobcare
Jobs Ireland
KFC
John Sisk & Son (Holdings) Ltd
Jones Engineering Group
Musgrave Retail Partners Ireland
National College of Ireland
Nursing Homes Ireland
1 Plus Security
PayPal
PrePay Power Ltd
Public Appointments Service
Quality & Qualifications Ireland/Europass/NARIC
Rehab Group
Retronix Semiconductor
Talbot Hotel Stillorgan
The Noel Group
The Range
Trinity College Dublin
Sodexo
UPS
Varonis Systems
Volkswagen Group Ireland Ltd
Wallace Myers 


*List subject to change.

Last modified:29/03/2018