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We asked Cosmin Tudor from McDonald's to give some advice for people considering this job:

 

Cosmin Tudor

Restaurant Manager

McDonald's

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You would need to to be patient, have perseverance and have good people skills.
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The European Space Education Resource Office

The European Space Education Resource Office

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The European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO) Ireland promotes space as a theme to inspire and engage young people in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

Space is fascinating to people of all ages, it is all around us and inspires us in many different ways. Space is the ultimate cross-curricular theme cutting across history, geography, science, maths, literature, religion!

ESERO Ireland makes space themed resources accessible to teachers as a tool to engage their pupils. It also works to highlight the associated applications from space technology and raises awareness of the large range of career possibilities in the space domain.

ESERO Ireland is co-funded by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Discover Science and Engineering (DSE).

Careers in the Space Industry

The Space Industry offers a wide variety of careers and opportunities.  You might be surprised at the variety of opportunities across maths, physics, chemistry, engineering and computing.

Read career stories directly from people working in the industry HERE.


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Meet our People...
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The most important skill required in this line of work is flexibility

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Earth Observation Application Engineer
Gordon Campbell
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After I had my first physics class at school I knew it was the job for me

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Rosa Doran
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Once you gain confidence in computer languages you can then adapt more easily to different concepts

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Daniel Vagg