Engineers Ireland Awards CPD Accredited Employer Standard to LotusWorks

Engineers Ireland Awards CPD Accredited Employer Standard to LotusWorks

24 February 2014 at 16:04

Engineers Ireland Awards CPD Accredited Employer Standard to LotusWorks Engineers Ireland Awards CPD Accredited Employer Standard to LotusWorks

LotusWorks, headquartered in Sligo and with operations in Dublin, Galway and Cork, has been awarded the much sought after CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Accredited Employer standard by Engineers Ireland.

 

CPD has played a crucial role in the successful growth and expansion of LotusWorks which provides professional engineering and technical services for organisations in Ireland and around the world. This leading organisation encourages employees to develop their skills and knowledge through formalised structures and initiatives including, further education, management skills development and the recent introduction of a graduate programme.

Commenting on the achievement, John Power, Chartered Engineer, Director General of Engineers Ireland said: “Congratulations to the team in LotusWorks on achieving this important award. Engineers continue to have real career options and the demand for engineers of all backgrounds in Ireland is rising especially in the biomedical, pharmaceutical and IT areas. Companies always need problem-solvers and the CPD framework enables employers such as LotusWorks to improve performance, develop staff and deliver measurable business benefits.”

Speaking about the award, Mark Butler, Human Resources Manager of LotusWorks said, “LotusWorks values talent and understands that to remain successful we must continue to align both business and employee development strategies. The CPD framework provides a model to structure this in a tailored, business focussed manner. LotusWorks are very proud to be accredited and we look forward to the continued partnership with Engineers Ireland.”

LotusWorks now employs over 400 people on both sides of the Atlantic and continues to grow. In 2013 the company increased its Irish engineering and technical workforce by 35 and continues to seek talented professionals to serve some of the world’s largest and most successful organisations across a variety of industries.

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Visit EngineersIreland.ie to learn more about the Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard.

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Photo caption: John Power, Chartered Engineer, Engineers Ireland Director General (far right) presents Mark Butler, HR Manager and Nicola Kennedy, Environment, Health, Safety and Quality Manager at LotusWorks with the Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Award.