Good news on the treble in today’s blog after it was announced by Mr. Tayto himself that there are 150 jobs to be created at Tayto Park in Ashbourne, Co. Meath this year. The closing date for applications is 6:00pm Monday, 16th February and consist of Administration, Retail, Horticulture and Hospitality at the park. Applicants must be 18 or over. See the full article in The Journal. Click here for full hiring details at Tayto Park.
The second installment on the good news front is the announcement by Voxpro in Cork that they are set to take on an additional 43 staff at their Cork operation. Irish multilingual call centre Voxpro is to partner US heathcare company, ‘It Works!’ on new a European support centre in Cork. The announcement is made following the creation of 350 by Voxpro in Cork last year. See the full article in the Irish Times.
The icing on the cake is the successful bid by UCD spin-off company, Parameter Space, to secure a lucrative €800,000 contract with the European Space Agency. The purpose of the contract is to develop software to exploit the colossal amount of data coming back to earth from the Gaia satellite. See the full article in the Irish Times.