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Systems Engineer  - Lynda O'Leary
Smart Futures

Systems Engineer - Lynda O'Leary

Lydia O'Leary is a computer systems engineer. Her job involves providing infrastructure support, configuration management and troubleshooting

Software Engineer - Claire Purcell
Smart Futures

Software Engineer - Claire Purcell

Claire Purcell is a software engineering intern. Her job involves writing and debugging code, as part of software development projects

Data Scientist - Catherine Ahearn
Smart Futures

Data Scientist - Catherine Ahearn

Catherine Ahearn is a Data Scientist. Her job involves researching various mathematical and machine learning techniques, and writing code to create predictive models using large

European Commission - Fergal Donnelly
Languages Connect

European Commission - Fergal Donnelly

Fergal Donnelly has worked in the European Comission for the last 20 years. He trained as a medical doctor and wanted to pursue a career

Chef - Fiona Uyema
Languages Connect

Chef - Fiona Uyema

Fiona Uyema is a TV cook, author and founder of a Japanese food company. Fiona has spent time living and working in Japan, being able

Department of Foreign Affairs - Shane Sargeant
Languages Connect

Department of Foreign Affairs - Shane Sargeant

Shane is originally from Dublin but is now working in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in the European Union in Brussels. Shane studied

Solicitor  - Niamh Cacciato
Languages Connect

Solicitor - Niamh Cacciato

Niamh Cacciato is a solicitor in William Fry working in the corporate restructuring and solvency department. Niamh studied French and Italian at third level and

Lecturer - Dr. Patrick Cadwell
Languages Connect

Lecturer - Dr. Patrick Cadwell

Dr. Patrick Cadwell is an assistant professor of translation studies in DCU teaching people how to translate from Japanese to English

SAP - Laura Glendon
Languages Connect

SAP - Laura Glendon

Laura studied German and Commerce in NUIG and is based in SAP's Galway office. Her role is to support the partners using the SAP

Rugby Player - Ian McKinley
Languages Connect

Rugby Player - Ian McKinley

Ian McKinley is a professional rugby player working as coach in Italy.  Communicating through Italian is essential for his work as a coach and

Transport Infrastructure Ireland - Ciaran MacSamhrain
Languages Connect

Transport Infrastructure Ireland - Ciaran MacSamhrain

Ciaran MacSamhrain works as an engineer for Transport Infrastructure Ireland. French has been hugely beneficial in Ciaran's career as he worked in France where

Embassy of Japan in Ireland - Edel Carleton
Languages Connect

Embassy of Japan in Ireland - Edel Carleton

Edel Carleton is JET Coordinator for the Embassy of Japan in Ireland. After spending time in Japan working as an assistant language teacher, she now

Forestry Lecturer - Aine Ni Dhubhain
Forestry Careers Ireland

Forestry Lecturer - Aine Ni Dhubhain

Aine Ni Dhubhain is currently a lecturer in Forestry at UCD. Aine is also involved in a number of research projects and writes papers

Garda - Adam Nolan
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda - Adam Nolan

Adam Nolan joined An Garda Síochána in 2008 and is part of the community police team in Bray Garda Station, Co

Garda Sergeant - Marianne Cusack
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Sergeant - Marianne Cusack

Marianne is a Sergeant currently teaching in the Garda College in Templemore specialising in the area of investigative interviewing. Marianne has worked in many operations

Garda Trainee - Aoife O'Malley
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Trainee - Aoife O'Malley

Rinne Aoife cúrsa sna dána in Ollscoil na hÉireann, Gaillimh sular thosaigh sí lena Gardaí Sí

Detective Sergeant - Martha Francis
An Garda Sí­ochána

Detective Sergeant - Martha Francis

Martha Francis is a Detective Sergeant working in the computer crime investigation unit in Harcourt Square. Martha has been a member of An Garda S

Garda - Niamh Briggs
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda - Niamh Briggs

Niamh Briggs is a Community Garda based in Limerick. She completed a degree in Exercise & Health Studies in WIT prior to joining An

Garda - Emilia Gilroy
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda - Emilia Gilroy

Emilia Gilroy is a Garda stationed in Tallaght, Dublin. She is originally from Poland and graduated from Templemore Garda College in 2015. As her career

Garda Reserve - Rasaq Falade
Garda Reserve

Garda Reserve - Rasaq Falade

Rasaq Falade is a Garda Reserve in Listowel, Co. Kerry. Originally from Nigeria, he studied in IT Tralee where he recieved a BSc Honours degree

Garda - Nan Hu
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda - Nan Hu

Nan Hu has been a member of An Garda Síochána for eight years. He is attached to the Bridewell Garda Station

Garda Trainee - Jack McGovern
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Trainee - Jack McGovern

Jack McGovern studied Social Science at UCD throughout which he learned about restorative justice and the origin of policing giving him a good foundation for

Garda Trainee - Mark Spain
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Trainee - Mark Spain

Mark left his job in the Civil Service where he had worked for seven years to join An Garda Síochána at

Garda Trainee - Steven Kilgannon
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Trainee - Steven Kilgannon

Steven Kilgannon is a Garda Trainee in Templemore Garda College. Steven had previously worked in the hospitality sector where he gained relevent experience in complaint

Probationer Garda - Peter Clifford
An Garda Sí­ochána

Probationer Garda - Peter Clifford

Peter Clifford is a Probationer Garda in Waterford. Peter had previously worked as a care assistant for people with intellectual diabilities before deciding on a

Garda Trainee - Aishling Butler
An Garda Sí­ochána

Garda Trainee - Aishling Butler

Aishling Butler is a Garda Trainee in Templemore Garda College (Phase 1, week 17). She holds an honours degree in Sport and Recreation Management. Aishling

Executive Officer - Roseann Gilligan
Public Appointments Service

Executive Officer - Roseann Gilligan

Roseann Gilligan is Executive Officer in the Department of Education and Skills. She holds a bachelor of International Commerce with German from NUI Galway. After

Parliamentary Assistant - Kevin Keary
EU Careers

Parliamentary Assistant - Kevin Keary

Kevin Keary is Parliamentary Assistant to MEP Sean Kelly. He recieved his BA International in Spanish and Sociological Political Studies from NUI Galway. His job

Factory Manager - Fab 14  - Ann-Marie Holmes
Intel

Factory Manager - Fab 14 - Ann-Marie Holmes

IQ Engineer - Darryl Day
Intel

IQ Engineer - Darryl Day

Darryl is currently an IQ Engineer working in the construction of the new FAB 14 building. Darryl's love for school subjects like Maths and

Process Engineer - Rebecca Tighe
Intel

Process Engineer - Rebecca Tighe

Rubecca graduated from TCD with a degree in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. She applied to Intel after leaving college through their online jobs applications system

Interpreter - Breda Ni Mhaoláin
EU Careers

Interpreter - Breda Ni Mhaoláin

Breda Ni Mhaoláin works as an Interpreter for the European Parliment. After she completed a BA in Irish and Psychology in NUI Galway

Lawyer Linguist-Barrister - Vivienne Breathnach
EU Careers

Lawyer Linguist-Barrister - Vivienne Breathnach

Vivienne completed a degree in Law and Irish in UCC, and after some further training completed a course for Lawyer-linguists at King's Inns

Guidance Counsellor - Brian Howard
Department of Education and Skills

Guidance Counsellor - Brian Howard

Brian Howard works as a Guidance Counsellor in Newbridge College in Kildare. He attended secondary school in Patrician Secondary School Newbridge. Following his Leaving Certificate

Private (Line) - Louise Mc Donald
Defence Forces

Private (Line) - Louise Mc Donald

Louise comes from a military background and always felt she would like to join the army. She completed her Leaving Cert before joining, and has

Private (Line) - Keith Lynch
Defence Forces

Private (Line) - Keith Lynch

Keith completed his Leaving Cert in St. Olivers Community College, and continued on to Dundalk Institute of Technology to study Business Management. He chose to

Clerical Officer - Marie Coughlin

Clerical Officer - Marie Coughlin

Maire Coughlin is a Clerical Officer working in Cork County Council in the Housing Maintenance Department.  She did a Secretarial Course after school and

Software Engineer - Karl Stanley
Smart Futures

Software Engineer - Karl Stanley

After his Leaving Cert, Karl went to Trinity College Dublin to do a degree in Mathematics. He then went on to compete a M.Sc

Teacher - Special Needs - Padraig Parle
Department of Education and Skills

Teacher - Special Needs - Padraig Parle

Padraig Parle is working as a Special Needs Teacher in the Catherine McAuley school in Dublin.  He did a BA in Fine Art from

Prison Officer - Margaret Donaghue
Public Appointments Service

Prison Officer - Margaret Donaghue

After completing her Leaving Cert, Margaret pursued a career in administration based roles, and completed several courses in this field. This training has proven invaluable

Prison Officer - Paul Harding
Public Appointments Service

Prison Officer - Paul Harding

Paul completed his Leaving Cert and went to college to pursue his interests in science. After college he chose to join the Prison service, and

School Principal - Paul Meany
Department of Education and Skills

School Principal - Paul Meany

Paul completed his Leaving Cert in Marian College, Dublin, before going on to do a Degree in Botany and Maths in UCD. He decided to

Occupational Psychologist  - Aoife Lyons
Public Appointments Service

Occupational Psychologist - Aoife Lyons

Aoife works as an Occupational Psychologist for the Public Appointments Service and is based in Dublin. After completing her primary degree, she completed her Masters

Sub Lieutenant - Navy - David Fleming
Defence Forces

Sub Lieutenant - Navy - David Fleming

David Fleming is a Sub-Lieutenant in the Irish Navy. He joined straight after school and has since achieved a BSc in Nautical Science from

Electronic Engineer  - Deborah Caffrey
Intel

Electronic Engineer - Deborah Caffrey

Deborah took the advice of her Guidance Counsellor and went to study Electronic Engineering at DCU (Dublin City University). After her four year course, she

Lieutenant - Pilot - Air Corp - Oisin McGrath
Defence Forces

Lieutenant - Pilot - Air Corp - Oisin McGrath

Oisin McGrath is a pilot in the Irish Air Corp. He studied and completed Degree in Aeronautical Engineering in University of Limerick, and applied to

Lieutenant  - Army - Tom Tooher
Defence Forces

Lieutenant - Army - Tom Tooher

Tom is a Lieutenant in the 2nd Cavalry Squadron, based in Dublin. He completed a Masters degree in Agricultural science, went on to work in

Library Assistant - Jonathan Smyth

Library Assistant - Jonathan Smyth

Jonathan Smyth is working as a Library Assistant in Cavan County Council. From an early age he was interested in History and books. 

Senior Executive Planner - Pio Condon

Senior Executive Planner - Pio Condon

Pio Condon is a Senior Executive Planner with Cork County Council. He holds a Diploma in Construction Studies and also has a Degree in

Engineer - Process - Kerrie Horan
Intel

Engineer - Process - Kerrie Horan

Kerrie works as a Process Engineer for Intel in their Leixlip manufacturing facility. She choose to study Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at Trinity College, a