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Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and are drawn to commerce, trade and making deals. Some pursue sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or in management roles in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

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Career Interests: E A 
Level 7 Degree in business related area

Organises and plans the movement of products and materials from suppliers to customers.

Career Interests: C E S

Barbers cut hair, trim beards and provide other hair care services, generally for male clients.

Career Interests: I R S
Degree in Medicine

A fully qualified medical doctor who specialises in preventing patients from feeling pain whilst they undergo surgery and other medical procedures.

Career Interests: C I 
Level 6 Cert or greater

Brings animation and cartoons to life on both film and video following a pre-planned storyboard. They use drawing, modelling or computer graphics to make pictures and models come to life in order to entertain and/or inform people.

Career Interests: E L C
Degree or higher

Supervises and plans a market strategy for a company's product or service.

Career Interests: I R A
Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree

Performs engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment.

Career Interests: R A S
Leaving Certificate plus Level 8 Higher Degree.

Deliver doses of X-rays and other ionising radiation to patients, most of whom are suffering from various forms of cancer.

Career Interests: R A 
No formal education requirements.

Helps to design, develop and improve the systems that convert raw materials into finished products.

Career Interests: R A 
Minimum Level 6 Cert +

Works as part of a building site management team, performing a technical, organisational and supervisory roles on projects such as civil, road, rail and other infrastructure projects.

Career Interests: N R E

The wholesale butcher works with beef, lamb and pork and prepares it for sale to retail butchers, restaurants, hotels and caterers.

Career Interests: A I C
Level 7 Ordinary Degree or greater

Works on the design, layout and coding required to build and maintain a website.

Career Interests: E A 

Call centre operators may sell goods or services over the phone but can also advise customers about company products, conduct market research or deal with complaints.

Career Interests: N I R
Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree

Studies the chemistry of animals and plants and analyses their cells and tissues.

Career Interests: S I R
<p>Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree</p>

Works in a hospital or clinic caring for patients and assisting doctors and surgeons with their treatment.

Career Interests: I R A
Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree

Completes or oversees all the calibration and testing of the various instruments and pieces of equipment used in the lab for measuring, weighing and processing raw and refined materials

Career Interests: A E S
A Business Degree or greater with a great deal of expreience in the world of business.

Provides objective advice, expertise and specialist skills with the aim of creating value, maximising growth or improving the business performance of their clients.

Career Interests: R A 

Chemical plant process technicians monitor the equipment and machinery used to make chemical products including colourants like dyes and paints, drugs and medicines and fertilisers.

Career Interests: I E S
Level 9 Award

A fully qualified medical doctor who specialises in treating sick children and new-born babies.

Career Interests: R  

Welders join pieces of metal together by using intense heat.

Career Interests: S I R
Leaving Certificate plus relevant paramedical qualifications.

Administers first-aid treatment and life-support care to sick or injured persons in pre-hospital settings.

Career Interests: S R A
No formal qualifications. Evidence of relevant experience required.

Assists adults with daily living activities at the person's home or in a daytime non-residential facility.

Career Interests: R A I
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FAS Apprenticeship

The craft of carpentry and joinery is varied. It includes setting out, production and assembly of joinery such as stairs, doors, windows, floors and built-in furniture.

Career Interests: N E C
Leaving Certificate + Further Cooking Training

Works in a kitchen preparing food, organising supplies and supervising staff.

Career Interests: I R 
Third Level degree in Chemistry or Engineering

Develop economical industrial processes that make the huge range of products on which modern society depends, e.g: food and drink; fuel; artificial fibres; pharmaceuticals; chemicals; electronics, plastics; and clean water.

Career Interests: I R A
Science Degree in chemistry. applied or analytical chemistry. biochemistry or a related.

Researches and analyses the content and structure of chemical substances.

Career Interests: R I A
Level 8 Honours Degree

Works on the design and construction of structures like bridges, roads and railways.

Career Interests: R S 

Specialist trained in the use of radiological equipment, including X-ray, CT and MRI scans to take pictures of parts of the body where illness or injury is known or suspected.

Career Interests: I A R

Involved in the planning, monitoring and control of the testing activities and tasks of a team, in the life cycle of a software development project.

Career Interests: A I E
Level 7/8 Degree or greater

Searches for trends in stock markets, and decides where to invest funds to minimise risk and maximise profit.

Career Interests: E R A
Junior/Leaving Certificate + Cert or Diploma in Construction or related studies.

Supervise, control and co-ordinate the construction of building, civil engineering, engineering and architectural projects on-site.

Career Interests: I A R

Performs analysis of data and works out how the findings of the analysis can best be applied to profit the business.

Career Interests: I A R
Third Level degree in Science

Checks and tests materials and finished goods towards ensuring that they meet production standards.

Career Interests: I R A

Uses strong business acumen, coupled with an ability to communicate data findings to influence how an organisation approaches business challenges.

Career Interests: A E 
Degree in quantity surveying.

Calculates the cost of building projects, taking into account labour, materials, taxes and maintenance costs.

Career Interests: I R A

Designs and develops solutions to complex computer applications problems, system administration issues, or networks.

Career Interests: R A I
No formal education requirements. Training available from FAS (3 day)

Operates a crane to lift heavy loads on a building site or in a factory.

Career Interests: E S A
Leaving Certificate + Further Training

Responsible for dealing with customer queries and complaints, and ensuring fare trading between a customer and a company.

Career Interests: E S A
Leaving Certificate + relevant experience

Sells a company's products and services to other companies, associations and the general public.

Career Interests: R  
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FAS Apprenticeship

Builds scaffolding structure on building sites and at outdoor events using metal pipes and poles.

Career Interests: S C E
Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree

Prepares lessons and teaches teenagers in a secondary school or college classroom.

Career Interests: A I 
Level 7 Ordinary Bachelor Degree or greater in IT area

Monitor, maintain and administer computer databases, ensuring that they are secure, the data can be retrieved, the database is user friendly and the data is consistent.

Career Interests: R I C
Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree

Works on the technical design of new products, selecting materials, researching manufacturing processes, testing prototypes etc.

Career Interests: A E I
Leaving Certificate plus professional award

Analyses financial information and prepares financial reports to determine or maintain a record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organisation.

Career Interests: I R A
Level 7 or 8 Degree

Develops, creates, and modifies general computer applications software or specialised utility programs.

Career Interests: I S R
<p>Level 8 Honours Bachelor Degree</p>

A fully qualified medical doctor who specialises in examing, treating and advising sick people in a local GP surgery, or in a hospital setting.

Career Interests: R A 

Operates a forklift truck transporting heavy goods to and from difficult places.

Career Interests: E S A

An executive marketing role with a special focus on online and mobile campaigns.

Career Interests: I R A
Level 8 Honours Degree

Works in industrial, commercial and domestic environments designing, installing and testing electrical hardware.

Career Interests: R I 
No formal education requirements.

Works with steel bars and stirrups required in the preparation of the steel cages used for reinforced concrete.

Career Interests: R I A
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FÁS Apprenticeship

Installs, services, maintains and repairs electrical wiring and connects to power in all type of buildings from domestic to industrial.

Career Interests: R A I

A Polymer (or Plastics) technician works in the in the manufacturing sector in a range of industries. 

Career Interests: I A E
<p>Level 7 Degree or greater.</p>

Works to improve, predict and enhance supply chain processes in areas such as manufacturing, retailing and logistics.

Career Interests: I R A
<p>Level 7 Degree or greater.</p>

Engaged in the design, development and implementation of sensor and robotic systems for applications the technology sector.

Career Interests: R I A

Computer support specialists offer telephone, email or web-based support to people who are having problems with computer hardware or software.

Career Interests: N R C

The second in command after the Executive Chef in a professional kitchen

Career Interests: R I A
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FAS Apprenticeship

Make special tools for use in factories and workshops using precision machinery.

Career Interests: R A I
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FAS Apprenticeship

Repairs, services and maintains industrial machinery.

Career Interests: R A 
Junior/Leaving Certificate + FAS Apprenticeship

Cuts and fits glass. They measure the area that needs glazing, cut or trim the glass, and then fix the glass into place.

Career Interests: I R A
<p>Level 7 Degree or greater.</p>

Designs, installs, and evaluates quality assurance systems, procedures, and measuring techniques

Career Interests: R A 
No formal education requirements.

Responsible for the delivery and collection of goods throughout Ireland, the UK and on the continent.

Career Interests: N R 
No formal entry requirements.

Owns or works on a dairy farm carrying out the day to day duties involved in managing a dairy herd.

Career Interests: I R A
Third Level degree in Chemistry or Engineering

Researches, designs and plans the processes involved in the production of chemicals.

Career Interests: I E S
Level 6 Cert or greater

Manages computer systems within an organisation and handles any problems that arise.

Career Interests: R I C
Level 8/9 Degree in Engineering

Invents new training equipment, better ways to measure performance and even fabrication of performance clothing.

Career Interests: I R A
Career Interests: A R 
Leaving Certificate + Further training

Responsible for keeping the bedrooms and public areas clean and perfectly maintained, and for the running of the laundry in hotels, cruise ships and other hospitality venues. 

Career Interests: L I S
Leaving Certificate + Relevant experience. 3rd Level award recommended.

Reports news, sport & fashion information for newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations.

Career Interests: R A 

Works in clothing factories preparing fabric for the next stage of manufacture or finished clothes ready for packing.

Career Interests: I R A
Career Interests: R A 
No formal education requirements

Works in a kitchen helping a chef or cook with the day to day cleaning and preparation duties.

Career Interests: N I A
Leaving Cert plus further training

Operates a variety of commercial grass cutting machinery and other equipment in amenity horticulture environment e.g. sports ground maintenance.

Career Interests: R  
Career Interests: A E 
Leaving Certificate plus professional award.

Maintains knowledge of tax code changes and of accounting procedures and theory to properly evaluate financial information. Makes tax returns on behalf of clients.

Career Interests: I R A
Level 6 Certificate or higher

Works in a laboratory assisting scientific and technical staff with day to day duties.

Career Interests: A E 
Level 7/8 Degree + professional qualifications

Prepares the insurance claim on behalf of the insured and negotiates the best terms for settlement.

Career Interests: C I A
Level 5 or 6 award along with on-the-job training required

Designs and creates an app for just about any computing device, from desktop computers to mobile devices. Once the app exists, the developer will help test it and correct any bugs prior to the launch of the app.

Career Interests: A E 
Level 6 Cert + Professional qualification

Prepares and provides financial records and information for both accountants and financial managers.

Career Interests: S A 
<p>Level 7 Degree or greater.</p>

Works with individuals, families or whole communities to empower them to improve their lives.

Career Interests: E S 
Formal education not essential. though many entrants will have a degree

Democratically elected by the public to represent the views, concerns and ideas of the members of a constituency.

Career Interests: I R A

Researches and develops ways to make products from raw materials, solving problems and making improvements in existing processes.

Career Interests: A E 
Leaving Certificate plus Professional award (PLC or Level 7 Ordinary Degree level courses).

Responsible for the daily processing of invoices and other financial transactions.

Career Interests: E A 
Level 7/8 Degree + professional qualifications

Responsible for ensuring the company or organisation operates within the law in relation to financial and legal practices.

Career Interests: R A 
Career Interests: A S 
Level 6 Cert or greater

Ensures the smooth operation and control of the accounts, including expenses and general ledger systems.

Career Interests: A I L
Level 6 Cert or greater
Works closely with solicitors dealing with legal documents.
Career Interests: A E R

Works to efficiently co-ordinate the day-to-day operations of the whole TV/Film production team.

Career Interests: E A S
Career Interests: A E S
Level 6 Cert or greater

Assists in the management, prioritisation and allocation of work as leader of an Accounts Department.

Career Interests: E I L
Degree + further training.

Gives specialist advice on complex legal issues and represents people in court.

Career Interests: A R L
Leaving Cert or greater

Assistants in the EU work in supporting roles and are crucial for the internal management of the EU institutions.

Career Interests: C E A

Has overall responsibility in the film and television industry for creating the style of a production and establishing and planning the visual design.

Career Interests: A E 
Career Interests: C L E
No formal education requirements.

Acts the part of a character in plays productions and advertisements for film, TV, radio and theatre.

Career Interests: N  
Career Interests: A I E
<p>Level 8 Honours Degree that involves maths as a major subject plus Professional body award.</p>

Uses mathematical and statistical methods to assess financial probabilities for projects found mainly in the insurance industry.

Career Interests: I R N
Level 7 or 8 Degree in Engineering

Works on ways of producing energy from renewable or sustainable sources such as wind power, solar power or biofuels, or on more traditional sources such as oil and gas.

Career Interests: R I A
Career Interests: S R I
Leaving Certificate plus Holistic medical qualification.

Treats people who are sick by inserting needles into special areas of the body to relieve pain and sickness.

Career Interests: A E 
Leaving Certificate

Works in the offices of a legal firm dealing with legal documents and general office duties.

Career Interests: S E A
Level 7/8 Degree in Law or Social Science

Works to ensure there is no discrimination regarding access to employment, education, training opportunities or service for any groups of people such as women, older people or ethnic minorities.