Best Employers in Dungannon
One of the best things about Dungannon is that the local council has a genuine desire to improve the prospects of local businesses and employees. In recent years, the town has experienced a rise in employment of over 33% with approximately 97% of those who are at working age in gainful employment. Dungannon is home to two of the top 20 businesses in the whole of Northern Ireland. We will look at these companies and three others to make up five of the best companies in Dungannon.
This company has big ideas and is not content to stay within the confines of the town. Dungannon meats have expanded in recent years through acquisition and now own more than 10 different facilities throughout the UK and Ireland. It has over 2,000 staff and buys well over 1 million lambs from approximately 10,000 farmers. The company enjoys excellent European sales and even has a sales office in Paris. It is a family owned business that has been in operation since 1983.
This organisation is one of the top construction companies in Northern Ireland. They incorporate the latest computer design and manufacturing technology to create buildings which meet the specific needs of their customers. The company was recently awarded a 2 year Olympic Framework Contract where they will be involved in the building of a 12,000 capacity Basketball Arena for the Olympic Games in London.
Dungannon Enterprise Centre
Perhaps you want to be someone who helps others find a job or start up a business? This is exactly what the Dungannon Enterprise Centre does. They offer practical advice to existing companies or businesses that are just starting up in the area. They give advice on intellectual property rights, corporate government and much more for less than £200. Become part of the team and help Dungannon grow.
This food company was recently voted the number 1 company in Northern Ireland by the Belfast Telegraph. It was formed in 1943 and has since expanded to become known throughout Europe. At present, the company employs 10,000 staff and has 13 different sites in three European companies. Moy Park food is synonymous with quality and great taste. The company has been given an astounding array of awards from a variety of organisations including Bord Bia, the British Retail Consortium Standard, City and Guilds Learning Centre and many more. They are constantly looking for high quality staff and offer a fantastic array of employment packages.
Powerscreen are world famous for producing high quality mining, quarrying, washing and crushing equipment. The company now has 120 dealers located around the world selling 50 different products. In 2009, Powerscreen, Pegson and Terex joined together and are now known simply as Powerscreen. An example of Powerscreen’s international reach was shown in November 2011 when it announced that it would have a dealer taking care of business in Russia. A job with Powerscreen could see you working in new countries if you wish. This is one of Northern Ireland’s best companies to work for.
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