Aldi Ireland has today announced it will be recruiting 278 new employees for its stores in county Dublin.
Of the 278 positions, 146 will be permanent.
Overall, Aldi is recruiting more than 1,050 new store employees across the country throughout 2021, which include 700 permanent positions and 350 temporary jobs to support busy key trading periods.
Aldi currently operate 23 stores in county Dublin and plan to open a new shop in Bayside, Dublin 13 soon.
The German-based company says it saw an increase in customer football over the past 12 months, with sales growing by 15.2 percent.
It says the additional staff are required to meet ongoing customer demand across it’s chain.
Niall O’Connor, group managing director at Aldi Ireland said: “Our stores have seen a major increase in customer footfall since the Covid-19 pandemic began and our staff have played a central role in ensuring people have had access to essential best value groceries in a safe environment.
“We take pride in being one of the best employers in the country, employing over 4,500 colleagues and paying industry leading wages.”
“With ambitious plans to open more stores across the country, we require 1,050 new staff to join the Aldi team this year, so we can continue providing the best shopping experience in Ireland. This includes recruiting 278 new employees for our stores in county Dublin.
“We need the very best people to join the Aldi team to help us continue to deliver the highest level of customer service and lowest grocery prices in Ireland.”
Full details of the different roles available in each county are now available at: