Courier company DPD Ireland is to create 200 jobs as part of a €13 million expansion plan. 70 of the jobs are to be filled by Christmas.
Recruitment will be for a variety of positions including:
- Sorting technicians
- Administrative staff
New staff members will be located at the company’s headquarters in Athlone and throughout the country. DPD said the company is doubling the size of its headquarters and sorting facility in Athlone from 50,000 to 100,000sq ft.
DPD Ireland chief executive Brendan O’Neill commented that online shopping is dramatically increasing, with Irish consumers expecting to spend over €13 billion on ecommerce by 2020. “Our business plan reflects this change in consumer behaviour. We recently invested €1.9 million in our company’s IT scanning system which ensures that we maintain our position at the forefront of innovation in delivery technology.”
Job vacancies with DPD Ireland will be updated here.
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