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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.

Interviews with Jobholders

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Interviews with Jobholders

The following short videos have been designed to help you understand what people do all day in their work. Most of those interviewed include information on their educational history, along with the path they took to get to where they are now.

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Carole Smillie Construction Industry Federation
Apprentice Carpenter Oisin Murphy Construction Industry Federation
Apprentice Electrician Mark Maguire Construction Industry Federation
Apprentice Painter Decorator Fergal Feehely Construction Industry Federation
Bricklayer Brian Conville Construction Industry Federation
Collen Construction Lisa Roche Construction Industry Federation
Design Engineer Sinead Kenny Smart Futures
Designer Group Larissa Tardelli Construction Industry Federation
Electrician / Quantity Surveyor Eileen Faherty Construction Industry Federation
Electronic Engineer Shane Callanan Smart Futures
European Space Agency ESERO ESERO Ireland
Mercury Engineering Joanne Bradley Construction Industry Federation
Physicist Dr Arlene O'Neill Smart Futures
Planetary Scientist Caitriona Jackman Smart Futures
Plumber / Construction Super. Donal Kane Construction Industry Federation
Site Manager - Grad Entry Aidan Maher Construction Industry Federation
Site Manager - Trade Entry Colin Butterly Construction Industry Federation
Skills Shortage Construction Construction Industry Federation
Software Engineer Karl Stanley Smart Futures
Tremco Illbruck Sara Phillips Construction Industry Federation