Ireland's Manufacturing Shift: High-Tech Talent Fuels Growth

Manufacturing in Ireland is one of the high performing engines of the Irish economy with clusters of world class manufacturing operations in sectors such as biopharmaceuticals, engineering, medical technology, building materials, and food production. Ireland’s manufacturing sector is high-tech, high-end and global and plays a key role in sustaining our domestic industries and fostering economic growth.

The manufacturing industry is welcoming an exciting new era of growth with opportunities in Digitalisation, Sustainability, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robotics and other cutting-edge technologies. 

In this digital age, where roles are evolving rapidly, we support our clients in addressing the talent gaps in their organisations, ensuring they have the right technical and leadership talent to stay ahead of the game in changing times.

Our Expertise

Automotive, Aviation & Mobility Energy & Renewable Energy Machine, Plant Engineering & Construction Manufacturing & Electronics Metals, Plastics, Chemicals & Processing Plastics, Paints & Chemicals Supply Chain, Insfrastructure, Transportation & Logistics

What Our Clients Say

Invaluable Partnership Success

Partnering with Fastnet for diverse hiring needs at our new facility was a wise choice. They excel in sourcing engaged candidates across Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering, and Quality, including strategic Leadership roles. Their deep understanding of our culture and business needs, combined with their talent engagement capabilities, has been invaluable. Fastnet's flexibility and close partnership have made them a crucial business ally.

Imelda Cummins

Former HR Manager EMEA, ILC Dover

Leadership with Precision

Integer have partnered with Fastnet and Kestria to support us in several key strategic EMEA Executive appointments. Fastnet’s boutique focus and network in Life Sciences is a key differentiator. They understand our unique culture and values and have sourced and attracted high calibre, innovative, inspiring leaders who continue to champion Integer’s ambitious growth strategy and our vision of enhancing patient lives worldwide.

Julie Walsh

Global HR Director, Integer

Growth Through Understanding

Fastnet has assisted us with the strategic professional appointments we needed to achieve our ambitious growth goals. Thanks to the close relationships and desire to truly understand our business model and dynamics, the success rate we have had with Fastnet is second to none and we are delighted to have them as our partner.

Paul Downing

General Manager, Hovione

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