Medical Device companies continue to expand rapidly in key locations such as Galway and Dublin. As a result, the supply line for skilled professionals in Pharmaceutical and Food sectors are in high demand. The growing emphasis and focus on automating processes and embracing lean manufacturing means that those with the right skills, experience and qualifications are highly sought after at the moment.
With all 10 of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies now based in Ireland, they are all competing intensely for highly experienced and skilled staff. As such, salaries and benefits on offer will reflect this as employers race to find and keep high calibre employees.