More than one skin cancer death a week from the construction and farming sector

Irish Cancer Society teams up with the Irish Congress of Trade Unions to spread the SunSmart message this summer. The Irish Cancer Society has said that almost one in four (23%) of skin cancer deaths in Ireland are from the construction, outdoor and farming industry. The figures have remained stagnant in recent years. The Society…

DB Schenker – Warehouse operative – Cork

Vacancy An opportunity has arisen for a Warehouse Operative. This role will be based in Little Island in Cork. Details of the role are outlined below: Title: Warehouse Operative Location: Cork Job Description Work with a computerised stock control system, ideally SAP/WMS system.  Also a manual stock control system. Work with Manual Handling Equipment such…

A decade in the making: Cork Craft Month 2019 gears up to celebrate 10 year anniversary

Cork Craft Month, which will officially kick off on Friday, August 2, with the ‘Present Past’ exhibition at the Library in the grand Fota House, never fails to add a splash of colour to summertime in the Rebel County. Makers and designers from all over the county and beyond come together during this annual four-week…

DB Schenker – Airfreight Operator – Cork

    Job title: Airfreight Operator Reports to: Airfreight Manager Number of direct reports and job title (If applicable):  Overall Job Purpose: To ensure that the Airfreight service delivered, meets and exceeds customer expectations, is in accordance with established service levels/SOPS’s and is within Revenue & Cost parameters. Ensure that all associated administrative requirements are…

Network Ireland West Cork holds speed networking event and introduces Dunmanway Chapter

Network Ireland West Cork recently held a speed networking event in The Square Kitchen, Dunmanway, Co Cork. The event was facilitated by networking guru Raymond Kelleher, Group Sales and Marketing Director at Trigon Hotels. At the event, Yvonne Cahalane, Social Media Officer of Network Ireland West Cork introduced the Dunmanway Chapter, which adds a social…

Giants of Jazz to headline Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Guinness today announced exciting headline acts for the 42nd Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, which takes place over the October Bank Holiday Weekend from Thursday, 24 to Monday, 28 October. Giants of Jazz will join globally renowned artists pushing the boundaries of the musical genre today. The line-up features legendary artists including Grammy Hall of Famer Martha Reeves and the Vandellas,…

MCCI announces further growth and high performance for Ireland’s microelectronics industry

The Microelectronic Circuits Centre Ireland (MCCI) is one of Ireland’s highest performing research centres with a return on investment ratio of 4:1 to date on government investment at the centre. At the launch of the MCCI Annual Report yesterday, it was announced that the centre has further increased research revenue from €7.5 million in 2018…

BioPharma Engineering announces second expansion in three years

Biopharma Engineering, a leading engineering and design consultancy firm, has announced that it is increasing its footprint in Cork and Dublin by expanding its office capacity in both locations. The expansion signifies Biopharma Engineerings’ continued growth and development across Ireland, UK and Europe and will provide the company with plenty of room to grow to…