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KFM Radio covered our recent Galway Jobs & Employment Survey

One of the most striking statistics we got back from our recent survey were the proportion of those who suffered mental health issues due to their jobs. KFM Radio did a piece on 21st February about this issue found in our Galway survey. You can read the article here. KFM broadcasts on 97.6fm and 97.3fm […]

The Connacht Tribune

The Connacht Tribune covers our recent Galway jobseekers survey

Jobs Expo Galway has come and gone now. It was a busy day at the Galmont Hotel & Spa with a great turnout and diverse line-up of employers. We received some very interesting feedback from jobseekers from our recent survey sent out to Galwaygians. The Connacht Tribune reviewed our Galway Jobs & Employment Survey on […]


Galway Jobseekers Report Mental Health Strain and Housing Fears in Survey

Bullying: 18% of people have experienced bullying from colleges, while 23% have experienced bullying at the hands of a manager. 49% of respondents reported that their mental health has suffered because of their job Salary is only the third factor considered by jobseekers, under a good working environment and career progression. 54% of respondents say […]

jobs survey

Hey Galway! We want to hear what you think: Complete our jobs survey

It’s jobs survey time! If you live in Galway, Jobs Expo wants to hear your thoughts on the local jobs scene. Here’s your chance to have your say. Complete the Galway Jobs and Employment Survey and you’ll also have the chance to win a weekend for two at the Wineport Lodge Hotel, Athlone. About the survey The […]

Jobs Lab

Introducing the Jobs Lab: our dedicated medtech and STEM careers area

The Jobs Lab is Jobs Expo Galway’s dedicated area for medtech and STEM jobs. Ireland’s medtech and STEM sector has grown year on year. As a result, so has the demand for dedicated staff. Ireland’s medical technology sector is one of five global hubs. Furthermore, eight of the world’s top ten medtech companies have Irish bases […]

Jobs Expo Galway February 2017

Video round up from Jobs Expo Galway February 2017

Jobs Expo Galway February 2017 was a fantastic success! We had some of the West’s most exciting employers taking part in the event as well as thousands of jobseekers in attendance. If you missed it, we have a number of videos that will give you a flavour of the day. Live from Jobs Expo Galway […]


Go West! Why Galway is the place to work and play

Getting a new job is always exciting – but getting a new life is even better. If you are thinking of a career move, you could go one better and move to Galway. Galway offers all the benefits of a big city, but with the friendliness of a small town. There are about 76,000 people […]

Jobs Expo Galway

The first Jobs Expo Galway takes place on Saturday 11 February 2017

Exciting news for Galway! Jobs Expo, Ireland’s largest careers and recruitment event, will take place for the first time in the City of the Tribes on Saturday 11 February 2017. The hugely successful Jobs Expo has run in Dublin, Cork and Belfast since 2012 and has introduced thousands of jobseekers to hundreds of companies in […]


Wayfair announces 160 jobs – and they’ll be at Jobs Expo Cork

  Wayfair, the online homewares retailer, is to create 160 new jobs for Galway.  That’s good news for Galway, and good news for anyone attending Jobs Expo in Cork, as the company will be recruiting during the event. Wayfair currently employs 200 people in Ireland, and the announcement is a major expansion of their Irish operations. […]

New jobs announced for Galway and Dublin

There Irish jobs market received a boost this week with three firms announcing new jobs for Galway and Dublin. SmartBear, a software firm headquartered in Beverly, Massachusetts, is to create 100 jobs at its new European headquarters in Galway. The company’s products are used to develop applications and to ensure they run smoothly across multiple […]