Featured Advice
What are your interests?

Administrative?

Administrative

Administrative people are interested in work that offers security and a sense of being part of a larger process. They may be at their best operating under supervisors who give clear guidelines, and performing routine tasks in a methodical and reliable way.

They tend to enjoy clerical and most forms of office work, where they perform essential administrative duties. They often form the backbone of large and small organisations alike. They may enjoy being in charge of office filing systems, and using computers and other office equipment to keep things running smoothly. They usually like routine work hours and prefer comfortable indoor workplaces.

Back

News

Ireland is Fast becoming a Medtech Global Hub

Six Reasons to Consider a Career in Medtech

The Medtech sector in Ireland is renowned internationally and Ireland has fast become a medtech global hub. A government strategy to invest €5bn per year will support growth in this sector and will aid the creation of an expected 4,000 jobs in medtech by 2020.  

Sounds great, but what is Medtech?

Billions of patients worldwide depend on medical devices and technologies, at home, at the doctor’s office, in hospitals and in nursing homes. Career opportunities in the world of medical technologies range from the research, design and manufacture of simple consumables such as bandages to electrically active implantable products such as artificial hearts, cardiovascular stents, orthopaedic knees, wheelchairs and contact lenses, to medical software used to record patient data.

Some of Ireland’s Contributions to Medtech

  • 30 million people, that’s 25% of the world’s population that have diabetes, rely on an injectable device manufactured in Ireland
  • 50% of ventilators worldwide in acute hospitals are manufactured in Ireland
  • 33% of the world’s contact lenses are made in Ireland

 

If your interest is peaked, click here  to read 

6 Reasons to Consider a Career in Medtech

The CareersPortal Team

 

Related News

750 new jobs to be created with Eir 

750 new jobs to be created with Eir
Posted by CareersPortal

DesignPro Ltd announces a further 30 jobs in new Robotics branch 

DesignPro Ltd announces a further 30 jobs in new Robotics branch
Posted by CareersPortal

Thinking of a Career in the Motor Industry? 

Thinking of a Career in the Motor Industry?
Posted by SIMI

Motor Industry seeking to recruit more than 20 vehicle body repair apprentices 

Motor Industry seeking to recruit more than 20 vehicle body repair apprentices
Posted by SIMI

Dungannon manufacturing company to create 210 new jobs. 

Dungannon manufacturing company to create 210 new jobs.
Posted by CareersPortal