South West Manufacturing & Engineering Talent Jam

Company Expression of Interest in South-West Manufacturing Engineering Talent Jam Event

Alcon & Boston Scientific will partner in a pilot South-West Manufacturing Engineering Engineering Talent Jam event and invite other companies in the area to join them and grow the outreach, impact and success of the initiative in recruiting, untapped local talent & new hires for the sector. Below are the details:

The Event:  The South-West Manufacturing & Engineering Talent Jam 

The Objective:  Targeting/Accessing untapped manufacturing/engineering expertise of foreign nationals living locally

The Plan:  Marketing of key roles/skills required across companies & open invite to candidates with particular skill sets to attend a talent jam event where: companies will:

a) present on the range of roles and offerings across companies in the locality;

b) host speed-dating meetings between suitable candidates & managers

Target Skills: Manufacturing, automation, electrical, mechanical, process & validation engineers; maintenance, process, quality, mechanical technicians & skilled trades - welders, fabricators, electricians, tool-makers or those with 2 years + experience in manufacturing, automation environments.

Accessing the Talent:  Event to be promoted through internal company/peer networks/english college & targeted social media sites to access relevant talent pools.  Candidates will register providing basic information on qualifications, experience & standard of english, so event participation screening can occur in advance.

Timeline:  The event will take place in summer/autumn 2018.  

If your company is interested in participating, please forward your name and company details to siobhanbradley@regionalskills.ie