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Dublin Aerospace

Dublin Aerospace

Geographic Location

Country: Ireland
Location of affected unit(s): Dublin and County Meath


Sector: Manufacturing
Other manufacturing, and repair and installation of machinery and equipment
33.16 - Repair and maintenance of aircraft and spacecraft
Number Employed: 400

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 21-11-2022
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 21-11-2022
Foreseen End Date: 31-05-2023
Planned Job Creation: 106

Additional Information

Aircraft repair and maintenance company, Dublin Aerospace, has announced it will will create 106 new jobs over the next 3 - 6 months, for its operations in Dublin and Meath. The company is looking for fitter-turners, toolmakers, technicians and mechanics, sheet-metal workers, panel beaters, as engineers for its Dublin Airport Hangar Complex. Successful candidates will receive in-depth training and mentorship programmes.

The company also announced an immediate 19% increase in employees’ guaranteed basic pay, with a further 6% increase in 2023, together with additional benefits including an increase in pension contributions, annual leave and continuation of the profit-share scheme for employees.

Founded in 2009, Dublin Aerospace maintains and repairs Airbus and Boeing for airline clients in Ireland. The company also has a subsidiary, Exeter Aerospace, specialising in regional planes. 

Previous restructuring events have been recorded in the Database for Dublin Aerospace, having expanded their workforce in 2017 (Dublin Aerospace-2017-IE), and in 2011 (Dublin Aerospace-2011-IE).