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We asked Yvonne Brady from Failte Ireland to give some advice for people considering this job:


Yvonne Brady

HR Manager

Failte Ireland

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  Yvonne Brady
I would strongly recommend a career in HR specifically in hospitality. It is a flexible career with lots of options and opportunities to travel. A qualification in HRM is a good start and gaining work experience is really important. 

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Pallaskenry Agricultural College

Agriculture - Agricultural Mechanisation

Code:  6M2254
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
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Food Safety Consultant   Agricultural Scientist  
Farmer - Dairy   Brewer  
Horticultural Manager   Horticultural Scientist  
Agricultural Adviser   Forester - Professional  
Dairy Industry Scientist   Farmer - Dry Stock  
Groundsperson   Arborist  
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Agricultural Mechanic   Hazardous Waste Specialist  
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Engineer - Urban Planning   Conservation Officer - Nature  
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Patternmaker   Manufacturing Technician  
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Polymer Technician   Machinist - Manufacturing  
Vehicle Body Repairer/Panel Beater   Horologist  
Refrigeration Craftsperson   Animal Lab Technician  
Field trials officer   Soil Scientist  
Environmental Consultant   Environmental Technician  

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This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry & Food
Mechanical Engineering & Manufacturing
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