Full STEAM Ahead!

Careers in Waterford and the South East – Toys4Engineers 2021

We are encouraging anyone looking to relocate to Waterford to contact Elaine Fennelly at elaine@crystalvalley.io or Lynda Lawton at Lynda.lawton@waterfordchamber.ie and we can help you take the first steps to building a better life in the South East.

‘FIND YOUR FUTURE’ ONLINE JOBS FAIR

Please visit the social media platforms below to view the job postings at 9am, 12pm, 3pm and 7pm each day of the Toys4Engineers event.

Toys4Engineers 2021 Friday Agenda

  • 10am: Opening address by Grace O’Sullivan, Green Party, MEP
  • 10.15am – 10.45am:   CALMAST – “Engineering: Making a Better World”
  • 10.45am – 11.15am:   Full STEAM ahead with Red Hat
  • 11.15am – 11.45am:   Engineering the South East: “Apprenticeship Options – Earn and Learn”
  • 11.45 -12pm – Q&A
  • 12pm – Close

Get the perfect work life balance in 3 easy steps

  1. Find your perfect job
  2. Contact us to arrange a meeting with the recruiter
  3. Begin your new life in the sunny South East

As part of Toys4Engineers, Waterford Chamber have joined forces with Crystal Valley Tech to identify live roles.

We are encouraging anyone looking to relocate to Waterford to contact Elaine Fennelly at elaine@crystalvalley.io or Lynda Lawton at Lynda.lawton@waterfordchamber.ie and we can help you take the first steps to building a better life in the South East.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

With a workforce of over 187,000, the Waterford City Region has a balanced, multicultural workforce that is flexible and highly motivated. 70% of the population in Waterford City Region are of working age (18 years to 65 years) with 26% of the population under the age of 18, which is very appealing to potential employers. The Waterford City Region is the 6th fastest growing region in the EU in terms of job creation and is creating >1,000 additional jobs annually. By 2040, it is projected that 40% of new jobs being created will be in high-value added sectors in High-Tech Manufacturing, Professional & Scientific and ITC sectors.

“A vibrant ICT Cluster has emerged in Waterford in the past ten years, mainly due to the spin outs from the TSSG, an internationally recognized center of excellence for ICT Research and part of Waterford Institute of Technology. With over 122 ICT Firms, both Multinationals and Indigenous, these firm encompass the full breadth of ICT, Cloud, Web, AI, VR, AR, Big Data etc. This thriving sector is represented by Crystal Valley Tech. Waterford now boasts its own Technology Venture Capital Company – Sure Valley Ventures, one of Europe’s best Business Accelerator Programs – NDRC at Arclabs, a thriving ICT meet up scene, an incubator at WIT and an abundance of co-working space.”
ELAINE FENNELLY

Director, Crystal Valley Tech

“Waterford City is a dynamic urban centre of growth and innovation that supports high potential start-ups and the expansion of Irish scaling companies in Waterford and the whole South East Region. Enterprise Ireland will continue to support investment in Waterford to drive strong regional enterprises that provide sustainable, rewarding employment and ensure Waterford and the region continues to make their important contribution to Ireland’s economic growth.”
JULIE SINNAMON

CEO, Enterprise Ireland