Commuter Jobs Expo – Live Local Work Local

Start date: 13 February 2020

Duration: 2pm - 8pm

Location: City North Hotel

Cost: FREE

Programme overview

Make 2020 Your Year. Live Local and Work Local. If you travel to work 2 hours per day you lose 480 hours per year commuting! That is equivalent to 20 Full Days! So imagine if your commute to work takes longer!!! Join the many workers that are making the career decision to work locally so they can gain more time, integrate themselves in the local community and gain a better life work balance. Join us at our Commuter Jobs Expo to meet with local companies and recruitment agencies to see what great opportunities are available locally for you!

Are you currently commuting to your job?

Would you like a job that was closer to home so that you could gain more time in your day and have a better work/life balance?

Well then this ‘Commuter Jobs Expo’ is the event for you!

Sponsored by: M1 Drogheda Chamber Skillnet, Drogheda & District Chamber, National Recrutiment Federation Skillnet and Local Enterprise Office Louth

Supported by:  Drogheda & District Chamber & National Recruitment Federation

Over 55 Companies and Recruitment Agencies will be promoting jobs locally and available to give you information and advise you on the benefits of working with their companies.

Why Attend:

  • Local Jobs Showcase
  • Careers Clinic
  • Interview Skills
  • CV Writing
  • Wellbeing at Work
  • Remote Working
  • Career Pathways & Progression
  • Career Transition

Who Is Exhibiting?

MDE was founded in 1990; our philosophy of excellence in Mechanical & Electrical Engineering has been part of our success in sustaining growth.  The values, principles and practices put in place back then, remain the cornerstones of how we do business today.

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MDE Installations Ltd has been appointed to by ESB Networks to help implement The National Smart Meter Programme. This programme involves the installation of Smart Meters into residential and commercial premises throughout Donegal, Sligo, Mayo, North Galway, Roscommon, Leitrim, Cavan, Monaghan, Louth, Dublin North, Meath, Westmeath and Longford.

Find out more about Careers at MDE


One single, consistent purpose underpins all that we do; to match the right person with the right job in the right organisation. Every day we make sure to take a more considered, innovative, caring and consultative approach to recruitment so that we can deliver on that promise. To do it right. To make a difference. We eat sleep and breathe recruitment, so whether you’re searching for a permanent or part-time job, interested in becoming a temp or looking to add talent to your team, Osborne has you covered.

We seek to deeply understand both candidates and employers.

We work hard to develop innovative recruitment services and solutions.

We make sure we respect and care for everyone; our team, our clients and our candidates. Regardless of their seniority, status or role.

We persist until we help make the right fit

Browse Jobs at Osborne

Grand Designs Kitchens & Bedrooms Ltd was established in 2011 and has since grown from strength to strength earning a reputation for quality, reliability and after sales. Our premises on the Termonfeckin Road in Drogheda houses our factory-showroom where we design and manufacture an extensive range of bespoke kitchen, bedroom and lounge furniture.  Most recently we have branched into complete home refurbishments transforming your home or property from top to bottom. We have a full team of qualified, specialist cabinet makers and fitters and a full spectrum of trade subcontractors including plumbers, electricians and tilers allowing us to manage your project from the initial concept to the complete finished result.

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Who we are: Thesaurus Software, a wholly owned Irish Company, is proud to be Ireland’s No. 1 payroll software provider. We are a growing team of passionate, highly talented and super friendly individuals.

Our Goal: As a team, our collective goal is to intelligently create, successfully deliver and professionally support the best payroll and HR software and services for SMEs in Ireland and the UK.

Our customers: Our products are in use by over 250,000 employers in Ireland and the UK. As a customer-focused company, we strive to look after each and every one of them.

Find out about Careers at Thesaurus Software

Flogas Ireland, part of DCC LPG, is a leading supplier of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) & Natural Gas in both Ireland and Britain. Flogas Ireland also offer renewable energy solutions with our clearpower team, and since September 2016 we have launched our electricity business so our plans are for continued growth over the next number of years.

Flogas commenced business in August 1978 and services a diverse range of market sectors and applications including the industrial, commercial, domestic, catering, agricultural and automotive markets. The company has built an enviable reputation for service, flexibility and reliability in a very competitive market both in Ireland and Britain. The company has been awarded the NSAI Quality System Certificate from the I.S. EN ISO 9002 Series.

Our vision is ‘To be Ireland’s leading provider of total energy solutions to meet customers changing requirements, delivered to the highest possible standards’ and we believe we can only achieve this vision with everybody working together to the same expected high standards of performance and quality.

At Flogas Ireland we recognise that our people are the key to our success. One of our most important challenges is to continue to attract and develop the employees we need to achieve our ambitious growth plans and to deliver on our strict health & safety programmes.

Find out more about Careers at Flogas

Striving for the very best

Our purpose and our total focus is to protect our clients by ensuring that their payroll is always accurate, compliant, and on time. Since we began in 2005 we have successfully delivered on that promise by ensuring we have the best people, the tightest processes and the most fit-for-purpose facilities in the industry. We really are passionate about best practice payroll and making a difference for our clients.

Find out more about Paycheck Plus

Recruitment is our Business: We are owner managers, running our own business. But we know we can’t do everything and be masters of all the aspects that requires. So we outsource to those whose business it is to do accounts, or manage our IT.  We know they “have our backs” when it comes to delivering what we need so we can focus on recruiting great candidates for you.

We all have our Specialities, Ours is Recruitment

The Recruitment Bureau have over 20 years of experience in temporary, permanent and contract Recruitment Services in the Louth, Meath, Monaghan, Cavan and North Dublin regions. Here at The Recruitment Bureau, we have access to the right people to solve your recruitment needs, through our large database of qualified, skilled and highly competent candidates and
through our extensive advertising and social media exposure. We partner with you to find, filter and assess candidates to short list the brightest and the best. This means you can
focus on what you do best.

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BD Medical is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care.

BD Medical leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. The company provides innovative solutions that help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, and support the management of diabetes. The company partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. BD has more than 65,000 associates across 50 countries who work in close collaboration with customers and partners to help enhance outcomes, lower health care delivery costs, increase efficiencies, improve health care safety and expand access to health.

Find our more about jobs at BD Medical

Since 1999 RecruitmentPlus has been driven by providing the highest quality of customer service to our clients and candidates along with developing a culture of constantly supporting and challenging our own employees.  This in turn has allowed RecruitmentPlus to foster a high performing team of experienced Consultants who win awards year on year for their commitment, dedication to their job and a sincere interest in sourcing the right candidate every time.  We believe in building relationships and our Consultants take the time to get to know each candidate in person.  We know our local job market and we have in-depth understanding of the sectors in which we work.  So whether you’re starting your career, trying to advance your career or just want to change direction – let’s do it together.


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Boyne Valley Group was established in 1960 when Malachy McCloskey, the company founder, launched the Boyne Valley Honey brand in Drogheda, where it is still based today. Boyne Valley Honey went on to become a clear market leader and is one of Ireland’s most iconic brands.

We’ve been building great brands ever since, and our portfolio now comprises market leaders including McDonnells, Chivers, Erin soup, Don Carlos, Homecook, Lakeshore and Lifeforce. Our non-food portfolio includes Killeen, Ireland’s favourite household brand, and the only manufacturer of steel wool and soap pads in the country.

We have a strong route-to-market in Grocery, Wholesale and Foodservice for ambient food, chilled food and household products. We have one of the largest field sales teams in Ireland, and pride ourselves on excellent customer service.

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FRS Recruitment – we like to say we are made different. We started out as an agricultural co-operate in 1980, a heritage that is important to us as it guides the way we work today. We have since grown into a multifaceted, industrial, technological and highly specialised co-operative recruitment agency. We span a huge breadth of industries and hire specialised consultants with specific interests from one of our ten offices nationwide.

We build partnerships: We get to know your business, it’s culture and your expectations. You are the expert in what your business does best and when you partner with us, we will give you our insight, expertise and experience in what we do best- innovative recruitment.

We build careers: Candidates trust us because we take an interest in not only their career, but also their personal requirements and goals. We give honest advice that comes from years of experience in recruitment. Searching for a job? Click HERE

Hanley Energy

are a globally recognised innovator in Critical Power and Energy Management solutions, headquartered in Ireland with divisional offices in the United States, Australia, Germany, South Africa and the Nordics.

Our core capabilities cover the design, development, supply, installation and commission of turnkey critical power and energy management solutions – from the power grid all the way to the Data Centre IT rack.

Our consulting capability guides customers through the challenges of technology transformation allowing the realisation of operational efficiencies underpinned by Lifecycle Management, Service and Maintenance.

In this way, we enable our clients to optimise capital and operational expenditure, reduce energy costs, ensure 100% up-time and increase operational competitiveness.

“We are an IT company that knows recruitment, pure and simple”

Since itContracting was established in 2010, we have created prosperity across the IT sector, positioning the best temporary, contract and permanent IT candidates within the brightest companies. We really care about getting it right. As members of the National Recruitment Federation, we adhere to the standards and codes of practice for the recruitment industry in Ireland. And itContracting continues to be the proactive technology recruitment partner for both our clients and our candidates. As one of the country’s leading IT recruitment agency, we have now extended our reach across the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, France and Poland. We are wholly committed to connecting IT professionals with IT professions. Why not join the itContracting community today?

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With over 27 years’ experience providing resources to many of the country’s leading employers and events; the Noel Group is now one of Ireland’s best recognised and largest recruitment organisations. With our seven specialised brands operating from 10 locations throughout Ireland, our industry-specific recruiters supply your business with candidates who are best suited to your specific requirements.

Our Specialist Brands, such as Noel DrivingNoel HospitalityNoel IndustrialNoel HealthcareSkills Team provide temporary or permanent candidates and a full range of industry-specific training and HR services to sectors as diverse as hospitality, healthcare, driving, industrial, accountancy, office, secretarial, sales, marketing, IT, banking and finance in Ireland.

Why not use our experience and our specialised recruitment knowledge to help build the best team for your business?

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Over the last 55 years ISM have successfully established a house hold name in the Irish marketplace not only in the novice driver sector, but by developing and maintaining close partnerships with many of Ireland’s largest and most prestigious indigenous and multinational organisations. These customer relationships have been built on trust, expert advice and delivering an exceptional level of service.

Established in 2012, ISM Recruitment/ISM Driver Recruitment – a division of the Irish School of Motoring Group Of Companies, has now become one of Ireland’s leading and most successful Driver Recruitment Agencies supplying staff to over 160 of Ireland’s leading transport, distribution and warehousing providers, such as Sam Dennigan, Keelings, Martin Brower, Pulse Logistics and Gate Gourmet to name just a few.

Our very own 5 point screening process and commitment to client and jobseekers alike has contributed to our growth over the last 4 years has taken our business model into other specialist industries such as Warehousing, Healthcare and Construction industries.

Find out more about jobs available at ISM Recruitment 

We assist you with the entire recruitment process, identifying and introducing suitable candidates within Finance, Office support, Sales and Marketing and Engineering & Production in the Meath, Louth, Cavan and Westmeath Regions. You can find a full list of our job categories and locations at the bottom of this page.

In 1998, the Recruitment  division of Marsh Mackey was established to service clients in the North East looking to recruit personnel in all Office Support, Customer service/Sales Administration, Sales/Marketing and Accounting professionals at all levels.

Over time, this has led to the company sustaining and enjoying continual repeat business from our clients in the North East. We feel this, in itself, is an endorsement of our professional standards when dealing with candidates and clients.

We have a very strong reputation in this region for having built up a broadly-based candidate database from which our clients can draw very well experienced and qualified candidates from various industry/service backgrounds, in all the main functional areas.

Our rigorous procedure of candidate vetting and in-depth interviews means that we can respond very quickly in bringing candidates forward to clients, as we do not have to advertise to satisfy every enquiry, our ever expanding candidate base provides the back-up to our delivery.

Rigorous investigation supported by integrity, confidentiality and understanding are the touchstone of success in this business and our team has this mix.

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Nature’s Best are one of the largest producers of fresh produce in Ireland. We are committed to working with Irish growers and suppliers, and we source from trusted partners from around the world.

Nature’s Best not only offers fresh prepared produce but also works with partners to develop new products. Our staff are industry leaders, who have a proven record in customer-led innovation. We are unmatched when it comes to the vastness of our offering and we are a global leader in terms of food safety. Thanks to our onsite laboratory we carry out 9,000 interval tests a year and have the capability to deliver results within 24 hours.

We are a welcoming, customer-led facility with a family ethos and an unwavering commitment to quality. Our centre is fully audited, with full traceability and considered to be one of the safest food facilities in the EU.

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The Sheep Meat Specialists

Irish Country Meats is the specialist sheep meat processing division of Slaney Foods, a subsidiary of the Linden Food Group – a combined business which represents significant scale in beef and lamb processing on the island of Ireland. This scale and specialisation facilitates a customer-focused, cost efficient quality beef and lamb product with the customer proposition “big enough to deliver, small enough to care”.

At Irish Country Meats we are passionate about lamb. From farm to plate, we invest in the standards, processes, training, product development and delivery methods necessary to meet our objective – to be the best at what we do.

While we are proud of the fact that we are the largest sheep meat processor in Ireland, of equal importance to us is the fact that we have retained the craftsmanship and attention to detail that have been our trademarks for the last fifteen years. During this time, we have developed a specialised business model to enable us to deliver consistent product freshness, quality, tenderness and year round availability.

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Talbot Group are a team of caring and compassionate professionals who are dedicated to supporting our service users and residents. Our aim is to provide the highest quality of care and support to those using our services to enable them to have the very best life they can and to maximise their independence.

Our extensive multidisciplinary team provides a range of tailor-made interventions to our service users and residents  which are based on our Positive Behaviour Support approach.

The Talbot Group has many years experience in providing residential and day services for adults with an intellectual disability, autism, acquired brain injury and who also may have other complex needs including mental health difficulties.  The service we provide is Person-Centred with a commitment to enable our residents and service users to live as independently as possible.

We place great emphasis on developing the skills of residents and ensuring that they have an array of opportunities for socialising, skills development further, education and we support our residents to integrate and participate in the communities they are living in.

As well as Day Services, we also provide residential respite services for adults 18 years and upwards.  We understand how important  respite breaks are for both families and service users.

At the Talbot Group we care about our service users and value our staff. We ensure our staff are trained to the highest standard so that we can achieve the best outcome for our service users and residents.

Check out current vacancies in the Talbot Group

Servisource Healthcare have been providing all levels and disciplines of healthcare staff to both public and private healthcare facilities, hospitals and nursing homes around Ireland for over 18 years.

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Search and discover. It’s what we do. Search for the best people and discover the best talent. We’ve been searching and discovering on behalf of our clients for 25 years and it’s a skill we apply just as rigorously when selecting our own staff. As a result, we’re firmly established as one of Ireland’s most respected financial recruitment consultancies.

Quality is our ethos. It is what we represent, what we strive for in all areas of our business, what sets us apart from the crowd and what we are recognised for in the market. Our attention to detail saves your time and delivers the best results.

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Our business philosophy is simple – we think smart and we work smart!

This means that we offer you the sort of professional advice that can genuinely transform your business by introducing simpler and more effective practices to your company.

Whether you are a new start-up looking for book keeping or a tax accountant, a developing SME or already a successful business with ambitions to be bigger, we would love to talk to you. We promise it will change the way you view your accountants forever.

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Hilton Foods in Drogheda, Co Louth, Ireland commenced operations in March 2004 with the opening of their Fresh Meat production Facility.  In 2007 they expanded their site with the opening of a second factory supplying Cured Meat products of bacon joints and hams, and own label sausages to their customers.

Their facility is a dedicated site supplying their customers in both the Irish and UK markets. Their team in Drogheda are challenged to develop and grow their business in line with the requirements of their customers.  They are continually investing in new technologies or systems of work that will improve efficiencies and product quality so that they are the best in the market.

They recognise that their people are the fuel to run their business and all teams are engaged to ensure that they are working smartly and meeting the needs of their customers, the business and the employee.  Regular strategy and business development meetings with their customers ensure that they understand their needs and positions Hilton so that they are best fit to meet their expectations of “high quality products at competitive prices.”

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Timoney has been in business for nearly 50 years working on heavy duty vehicle systems in the international marketplace.

Timoney’s technical prowess is in the area of mobility systems: starting at the driver’s seat and ending where the tyre or track meets the ground.

Timoney are world leading experts in Mobility Systems for heavy vehicles and specialist vehicle applications. Timoney design, prototype and manufacture Drivelines and Independent Suspension Systems to meet client mobility requirements and provide Vehicle Dynamics solutions using advanced modelling techniques.

Because Timoney’s business is providing new Mobility Systems Solutions to a demanding and diverse customer base of substantial corporations, Timoney has deepened its commitment and grown its experience in innovation. Timoney can therefore develop new mobility systems solutions rapidly and cost effectively so that customers can concentrate on their own core competence.

Our client list covers the globe and includes leading vehicle OEMs as well as highly specialised operators. Our mobility systems are used worldwide on Airport Rescue Fire fighting vehicles, municipal fire trucks, logistics trucks, military vehicles, dump trucks, unmanned vehicles and other applications where rugged design and construction are required to give high performance in demanding environments.

Productivity and safety, especially in the area of controlling dangerous and injurious lateral forces are key area of interest at Timoney.

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