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CIF are Building Equality this International Womens Day

The Construction Industry Federation are celebrating Women in Construction with their Breakfast Event

The Construction Industry Federation are holding a conference to celebrate Women in Construction this International Women's Day on Friday March 8th, 2019. 

The sold-out event celebrates the achievements of women in the construction industry, while providing a forum to discuss issues facing women in the sector. Women make up just 6% of those working in construction in Ireland, and CIF have a strong commitment to increasing the number of women in the sector. 

Th event will feature key speakers who will address the low levels of women currently working in the construction industry, with discussion on how we can counteract this. Speakers include Pat Lucey, CIF President/John Sisk & Son, Lorraine BradyDesign Manager at BAM Ireland, and Nellie ReidManaging Director of Meehan Green.

This breakfast event will be CIF's 3rd such International Women's Day event, and links in with their #BuildingEquality campaign. The campaign encourages female participation in the construction industry and highlights CIF's commitment to have #BalanceforBetter in their workforce. 



Hundreds of wonderful events are happening all around Ireland for International Women's Day, so click here to search a full list on eventbrite.

To find out more about working in the construction industry, see CIF's CareersPortal profile

To search jobs in the construction industry, see www.cifjobs.ie. To search apprenticeships, visit www.apprentices.ie

The CareersPortal Team 

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