- Country Information
- Visa and Work Authorization
- Job Listings
- Work Placement Programs
- Company Directories
Make sure to look through the International Job Search Research Guide in addition to the resources below.
- CIA World Factbook: Ireland– WWW
A great resource for finding basic country information on countries around the world.
- Working in Ireland: Advice & Tips– WWW
Eurograduate features some advice and even a sample CV on how to conduct a job search in Ireland
- Global Road Warrior: Ireland– WWW
A comprehensive business travel, telecommunications, and business culture reference that provides information such as business culture, being a businesswoman, essential terms to know, and much more!
- Ireland 101: Working in Ireland– WWW
Tips for your job search in Ireland.
- Living in Ireland: Resources for Expatriates– WWW
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- BUNAC- WWW
The British Universities North America Club (BUNAC) specializes in work/volunteer abroad programs for people between the ages of 18 and 30. Their Work in Ireland program gives you authorization to work and travel in Ireland for up to four months. Their 2009 program fee is $430 plus insurance.
- U.S. Work and Travel– WWW
A recent agreement between Ireland and the United States has resulted in a US Working Holiday authorization which allows students and recent graduates to work in Ireland for up to 12 months. The fee is €250.
- Work Permits in Ireland– WWW
Provided by the Citizens Information of Board of Ireland, this page gives information on how to go about getting a work permit if you are not an EEA national.
- Craigslist: Dublin– WWW
- IrishJobs.ie– WWW
One of the largest job sites in Ireland, IrishJobs allows you to search for jobs in Ireland by company, industry, location and more. While it’s massive, it will still provide a comprehensive list of job postings in Ireland.
- iAgora: Ireland– WWW
Internships and entry-level jobs from 28 European countries, accessible for free or on a “premium” level.
- Idealist.org– WWW
The best website to find job and internship listings from the nonprofit world. Check out their jobs, internships, and volunteer positions in Ireland. However, be aware that listings may be posted by placement programs.
- Indeed.ie– WWW
One of my favorite job search engines for the US also has an Ireland equivalent!
- Riley Guide: International Job Opportunities in Ireland– WWW
The Riley Guide highlights the major job search websites for Ireland.
Find more programs by using one of our directories.
- AISEC– WWW
AISEC is a nonprofit dedicated to promoting cultural understanding and international cooperation, and offers hundreds of management, technical, education, and development internships abroad. You must join AISEC before you can apply for the internship program. The AISEC Penn chapter serves the entire Philadelphia region; you can contact Jill Portnoy, the VP of Talent Management, at email@example.com to learn more about the recruitment process.
- BUNAC: Work in Ireland– WWW
The British Universities North America Club (BUNAC) specializes in work/volunteer abroad programs for people between the ages of 18 and 30. They provide support and visa processing for their 12-month Work in Ireland program.
Most work placement programs offer accommodation assistance, but in case you need to find housing for yourself, here are some places you may want to look:
- Craigslist: Dublin– WWW
- College Cribs– WWW
This site, targeted at college students and recent graduates, allows you to search for a variety of housing types either by city or by proximity to a local college or university.
- Daft- Ireland’s Biggest Property Site–WWW
Find homes or apartments for sale or for “let” (for rent). You can even search for short-term housing and roommates!
- Student Accomodation in Ireland– WWW
This site has it all! Whether you’re looking for a roommate, student housing, student homes, or even your own “flat,” this site helps you find the accommodation you’re looking for in the area of your choice.
Another big property site that allows you to search for houses and apartments for rent.
Use these database to generate lists of companies in Ireland.
- D&B Million Dollar Database — ELECTRONIC
Million Dollar is a fantastic database that allows you to compile lists of companies based on many different criteria including industry, country, region or city. You can export your results to Excel so you can save your company lists and their contact information.
- Business & Company Resource Center– ELECTRONIC
To generate a list of international companies, select ‘Advanced Search.’ Under ‘Content Area’ select ‘Company Profiles/Products.’ To specify location, select ‘State/Country’ from the drop-down menu. To specify industry, select ‘Industry Description,’ ‘SIC code,’ or ‘Keyword’ from the drop-down menu.
- Europages– WWW
Use this business directory site to search for companies in Europe by business sector , products & services or theme.
- Uniworld– ELECTRONIC
Use this electronic company directory to create lists of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countires and Foreign Firms Operating in the U.S. It’s easy to use and searchable by country, industry and much more!
Content Editor: Brendan Johnson
Last Updated: 10/31/2012