Aldi today announced it is now recruiting 5 new colleagues for its new Dunshaughlin, Co. Meath store which will open in February 2021, creating 20 roles in total.


Store Assistant opportunities are now available with a starting salary of €12.30 per hour rising to €14.10 per hour. Aldi is Ireland’s leading supermarket in terms of pay and was the first supermarket to introduce The Living Wage Technical Group’s recommended rate of €12.30 as its minimum, entry level of pay.  All new recruits will receive full training from experienced store teams.


Aldi currently employs more than 4,500 people across its 145 Irish stores, with six existing stores in Co. Meath including Kells, Trim, Laytown, Navan, Ashbourne and Clonee. Since 2014, the stores have donated over 28,000 meals to local charities through FoodCloud, saving local Meath charities over €36,000.


Donald Mackay, Aldi Regional Managing Director said: “We are hugely excited to be opening our new Dunshaughlin store in early 2021 and are now looking for ambitious and hard-working individuals to join our winning team.


“Our store teams are dynamic and fast-paced, offering plenty of exciting new challenges every day. There’s something here for everyone, from new starters looking to take their first step on the job ladder to more experienced team leaders seeking a new challenge.


“Our amazing colleagues are central to everything we do at Aldi and remain one of the key factors in our success, and we’re looking forward to expanding our team to provide an even better in-store experience for our customers.”


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