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Realists are usually interested in 'things' - such as buildings, mechanics, equipment, tools, electronics etc. Their primary focus is dealing with these - as in building, fixing, operating or designing them. Involvement in these areas leads to high manual skills, or a fine aptitude for practical design - as found in the various forms of engineering.

Realists like to find practical solutions to problems using tools, technology and skilled work. Realists usually prefer to be active in their work environment, often do most of their work alone, and enjoy taking decisive action with a minimum amount of discussion and paperwork.

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Fisheries Scientist
Posted by Marine Institute

Fisheries Scientist

Macdara Ó Cuaig has worked as a Fisheries Scientist at the Marine Institute for the past 18 years. Born and raised in Connemara by the sea, Macdara says he has 'fishing in his blood'. "I grew up in a house with a view of the sea on three sides so

Discover the Apprenticeship Route to an Accounting Technicianís Career
Posted by Accounting Technicians Ireland

Discover the Apprenticeship Route to an Accounting Technicianís Career

The Accounting Technician Apprenticeship, launched in September 2017, is an exciting and innovative new route to accountancy. Graduates of this programme will be fully qualified  Accounting Technicians  with two years solid work experience and a pathway open to become a fully qualified  accountant . This is an alternative

Cullen Fellow research on the carbon cycle at Burrishoole catchment
Posted by Marine Institute

Cullen Fellow research on the carbon cycle at Burrishoole catchment

Brian Doyle is a PhD student at Dundalk Institute of Technology and a Cullen Fellow at the Marine Institute. His research topic is on ‘resolving the organic carbon budget of a salmonid, humic lake in the west of Ireland.’ Brian’s research is focused on Lough Feeagh

Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre
Posted by Marine Institute

Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre

Elizabeth Tray Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre (GMIT) and Marine Institute Research Scientist, Elizabeth Tray, is preserving past marine research through the project ‘Unlocking the Archive’. A partnership between GMIT’s Marine and Freshwater Research Centre and the Marine Institute, the project aims to create

Jewellery Designer
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Jewellery Designer

JEWELLERY: Gayle Anderson;  Appleby Jewellers Appleby Jewellers, Dublin, have dedicated more then sixty years to creating a worldwide reputation for excellence and creative jewellery design, offering renowned diamond expertise and the very best in quality and value. My average day varies depending on the requirements of the workshop at

Fashion Designer
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Fashion Designer

FASHION: TISSUE Design Studio TISSUE is a womens ready-to-wear label based in Dublin. Our clothing is designed and made in Ireland using high quality natural fabrics. TISSUE clothes are 100% ethically and sustainably produced. We work on very different schedules. Hannah is an early bird, in the studio

Furniture Maker
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Furniture Maker

Alan Meredith - Furniture Maker How did you become interested in your career? From a young age I had a desire to make things from all sorts of materials. Over the years wood became my material of choice. The disciplines of woodturning and furniture making traditionally use solid wood and so

Industrial Designer
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Industrial Designer

Leon Butler How did you become interested in your career? I’ve always been kind of stuck at a bridge between art and technology and wanted something that would encompass both. I loved drawing but I was also into building computers and so Industrial Design, which I studied as


Agriculture, Animals & Food

Fisheries Scientist
Posted by Marine Institute

Fisheries Scientist

Cullen Fellow research on the carbon cycle at Burrishoole catchment
Posted by Marine Institute

Cullen Fellow research on the carbon cycle at Burrishoole catchment

Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre
Posted by Marine Institute

Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre

Science, Engineering & Construction

Molecular Medicine Candidate in Trinity College
Posted by Smart Futures

Molecular Medicine Candidate in Trinity College

Sophie Murray -  Space Weather Research Scientist
Posted by CareersPortal

Sophie Murray - Space Weather Research Scientist

What Can I do with a Degree in Engineering?
Posted by CareersPortal

What Can I do with a Degree in Engineering?

Medical, Wellbeing & Sport

Public Health Nurse - Michael Power
Posted by Health Service Executive

Public Health Nurse - Michael Power

The use of STEM in Sport Science
Posted by Dublin City University

The use of STEM in Sport Science

Siobhan O'Connor - Researcher in Health Formatics
Posted by CareersPortal

Siobhan O'Connor - Researcher in Health Formatics

Creative Arts, Fashion & Media

Jewellery Designer
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Jewellery Designer

Fashion Designer
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Fashion Designer

Furniture Maker
Posted by Design & Crafts Council of Ireland

Furniture Maker

Government, Law & Education

A Career in Law
Posted by CareersPortal

A Career in Law

5 Tips for 6th Years to Get Ahead over the Christmas Holidays
Posted by CareersPortal

5 Tips for 6th Years to Get Ahead over the Christmas Holidays

6 Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language
Posted by CareersPortal

6 Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

Accountancy, Finance & Insurance

Discover the Apprenticeship Route to an Accounting Technicianís Career
Posted by Accounting Technicians Ireland

Discover the Apprenticeship Route to an Accounting Technicianís Career

A day in the life of a Client Account Executive
Posted by Insurance

A day in the life of a Client Account Executive

What does a Claims Handler actually do?
Posted by CareersPortal

What does a Claims Handler actually do?