To support the Irish construction industry during the Covid-19 crisis, Skillnet Ireland has made a response fund available, the aim of which is to help ensure the continuity of business post-shutdown and to ensure that companies are better equipped to deal with the new circumstances. With the aid of this funding, the Construction Professionals Skillnet made several training programmes, courses and webinars available virtually and free of charge up to the end of June.
L to r: Dave Flynn, Executive Director, Skillnet Ireland; Tom Parlon, Director General, CIF; Pat Lucey, President, CIF; and Liz Carroll, Network Manager, Construction Professionals Skillnet. Skillnet Ireland and the CIF have established a new Construction Professionals Skillnet to urgently address skills shortages in the construction industry. The CIF and Skillnet Ireland are delighted to […]
Paul Nicholls, Stephen Anderson and Robbie Irvin have recently been appointed to the board of directors of Jones Engineering.
After a period of strategic and sustainable growth, leading mechanical and electrical engineering contractor Kirby has announced several key senior management appointments.
Mick Flynn, Operations Director, Flynn, speaks with ROBBIE COUSINS about how embracing diversity, looking after the wellbeing of staff and being an early adopter of digital construction technologies have helped the main contractor sustain its success. Flynn recently celebrated its 15th year in business. Having placed 19th in Construction magazine’s ‘CIF Top 50 Contractors’ last […]
LMC Group is currently recruiting for a number of key positions including Architectural Technicians and Revit Designers to be part of this exciting new era for the company. However, the priority for LMC Modular at this time is to fill the role of Architectural Construction Designer.
Sisk has announced that it is to reorganise the business into three primary operating divisions with the appointment of three new Chief Operations Officers.
MMD Construction is to create 100 new jobs in Cork with the opening of its new €6m headquarters at the Cork Airport Business Park.
– Civil engineers, QS’s, construction project managers, and M&E engineers with BIM capabilities added to Critical Skills List – Sheet metal workers, welders, pipefitters, air-con and refrigeration engineers, shuttering carpenters, glaziers, window fabricators and fitters, scaffolders, stagers and riggers, and crane drivers removed from Ineligible List of Occupations – Plasterers subject to a quota of […]
Construction companies across Ireland are experiencing difficulties recruiting qualified, experienced and even entry-level workers across most disciplines.