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Realist

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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Interviews
Cian O'Mahony, Science Teacher
Smart Futures

Science Teacher - Cian O'Mahony

Cian O’Mahony is a science teacher based in Cork. Here he talks about how he chose his career and what his job is like. Science Ambassadors include newly

Brian O'Connor, Analytical Chemist
Smart Futures

Analytical Chemist - Brian O'Connor

Brian O'Connor works as an Analytical Chemist for Wyeth.  He joined the company as an Analyist working in the lab and has since been promoted to the position

Mark Meehan, Site Training & Learning Head
Smart Futures

Site Training & Learning Head - Mark Meehan

Kerrie Horan, Engineer - Process
Intel
Computers & ICT

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 course she highly recommends. After

Fergus O'Connell, Quality Officer
BioPharmachem Ireland
Biological, Chemical & Pharmaceutical Science

Quality Officer - Fergus O'Connell

Fergus works as a Senior Quality Officer in Teva Pharmaceuticals in Waterford. He completed his Leaving Cert with three Science subjects and went on to University College Cork to complete

Kelvin E Lau How, PHD Student RCSI
Smart Futures

PHD Student RCSI - Kelvin E Lau How

Kelvin E Lau How is a PHD Student in RCSI. His current study involves the study of RNA editing in the brain. 

Agriculture, Animals & Food

Forest Manager - Niall O'Neill
Forestry Careers Ireland
Farming, Horticulture & Forestry

Forest Manager - Niall O'Neill

Farm Manager - Dry Stock - Kieran Magee
Teagasc
Farming, Horticulture & Forestry

Farm Manager - Dry Stock - Kieran Magee

Forester - Peter Whooley
Forestry Careers Ireland
Farming, Horticulture & Forestry

Forester - Peter Whooley

Science, Engineering & Construction

Renewable Energy Engineering - Shane McDonagh
Smart Futures
Earth & Environment

Renewable Energy Engineering - Shane McDonagh

Aerothermodynamics and Propulsion Design Engineer  - Neil Murrey
ESERO Ireland
Physics, Mathematics & Space Science

Aerothermodynamics and Propulsion Design Engineer - Neil Murrey

Validation Engineer - Emmet Tobin
Smart Futures
Engineering & Manufacturing

Validation Engineer - Emmet Tobin

Medical, Wellbeing & Sport

Psychologist - Clinical - Elaine MacDonald
St. Michael's House
Psychology & Social Care

Psychologist - Clinical - Elaine MacDonald

Ambulance / Paramedic - Keith Hayes
Health Service Executive
Medical & Healthcare

Ambulance / Paramedic - Keith Hayes

Recruitment Manager - Frank Morrison
Health Service Executive
Medical & Healthcare

Recruitment Manager - Frank Morrison

Creative Arts, Fashion & Media..

Woodturner - Glenn Lucas
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland
Art, Craft & Design

Woodturner - Glenn Lucas

Beauty Therapist - Kate Walsh
Languages Connect
Fashion & Beauty

Beauty Therapist - Kate Walsh

Art Studio Manager - Jamie McCarthy-Fisher
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland
Art, Craft & Design

Art Studio Manager - Jamie McCarthy-Fisher

Government, Law & Education

Resource Teacher - Paul Galvan
Department of Education and Skills
Education & Teaching

Resource Teacher - Paul Galvan

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

Teacher - Special Needs - Padraig Parle

Guidance Counsellor - Brian Howard
Department of Education and Skills
Education & Teaching

Guidance Counsellor - Brian Howard

Accountancy, Finance & Insurance

Tax Consultant - Lorcan Kelly
Irish Tax Institute
Accountancy & Taxation

Tax Consultant - Lorcan Kelly

Insurance Practitioner Apprentice - Paddy Power
Insurance
Insurance

Insurance Practitioner Apprentice - Paddy Power

Graduate Recruitment Team Lead - Ross O'Brien
AIB
Banking & Financial Services

Graduate Recruitment Team Lead - Ross O'Brien