GERMAN’s supermarket giant Lidl is having a big hiring spree in Ireland – with more than 750 new jobs being filled.
The popular chain will be hunted for hire in a variety of roles across 214 Irish stores, four regional distribution centers and at its headquarters in Dublin.
Lidl bosses have also announced a huge €10 million investment to boost the wages of their 6,100 workforce across the island of Ireland.
Employees will benefit from a salary increase from 1 March along with the company’s recent commitment to pay a new living wage of €12.90.
Tanaiste Leo Varadkar described the recruitment campaign as a “real vote of confidence in the Irish economy”.
“Lidl’s decision to hire 750 more staff this year is a vote of real confidence in the company’s existing team here and indeed the retail sector as well as the economy as a whole,” he said. Ireland.
“There will be many different roles, catering to a wide range of skills.
“I’m particularly pleased to see that Lidl will be raising staff salaries, meaning they will continue to offer living wages. Congratulations to the entire Lidl team.”
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Maeve McCleane, Human Resources Manager at Lidl Ireland & Northern Ireland said: “We are delighted to continue to invest in our expansion in the Irish market, and as a result we continue to grow the team. with 750 new roles.
“Lidl has long been an employer of choice for many and we are pleased to underscore our commitment to maintaining that position with a substantial additional investment of €10 million in salary increases as well as offers the most competitive and comprehensive suite of benefits on the current job market.
“Recognizing hard work, rewarding success and celebrating achievements has always been at the core of Lidl’s People strategy, so we are of course delighted to be in a position to further recognize our commitment and The dedication is shown through our front lines and supporting the teams, especially as it is a business necessity during the pandemic.”
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