Business Excellence Skillnet

A FREE event for jobseekers interested in working in the Medical Devices, Manufacturing & IT sectors

Get your FOOT IN THE DOOR Event

9am – 1pm     Wednesday, May 25th
Absolute Hotel, Sir Harry’s Mall, Limerick

Contact or 061-423622 to book your place

9.00am                Registration – Tea/Coffee

9.15am                What Type of Candidate Succeeds at Interview – Unemployed Breakthrough Development programme delivered by Breakthrough Training

10.15am              General Motors:  Foot in the Door to the IT Sector –  An overview into the IT sector and an insight into the pathway to a career at General Motors – John Gleeson, Project Manager, Information Technology

10.45am             Zimmer Biomet:  Foot in the Door to the Medical Devices / Manufacturing Sectors –  An overview into the medical devices/manufacturing sector and an insight into the pathway to a career at Zimmer Orthopedics – Brian Burke, Group Lead

11.15am              Tea/Coffee & Networking

11.30am              Free Training Opportunities for Jobseekers –  Innovation & Lean Sigma Skillnet and Business Excellence Skillnet

11.45am             Current market opportunities & vacancies in the Limerick area –  Graham Burns, Manager, CPL Limerick

12.30pm             Q&A

1.00pm               Close

This free workshop offers a unique opportunity for jobseekers to get advice, suggestions, hints & tips from industry experts and a chance to network with others. This will be a positive event where you will gain the most up to date information & support on job opportunities and training & education opportunities; to enable you to address any skills gaps and ‘get your foot in the door’ of growing sectors.


Business Excellence Skillnet & Innovation and Lean Sigma Skillnet are funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative of Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund  through the Department of Education and Skills.