Argos Announce 800 Jobs

Argos will be seeking 800 staff to work in its stores across the country during the Christmas season.

With the unemployment rate currently at 14.3% in Ireland, the announcement is welcome news in a struggling job market.

"Along with flexible working hours, training and competitive pay, new recruits will get an immediate 10% staff discount, helping to ease the pinch on their own shopping costs," said a statement from the retailer.

According to the retailer, 70% of the population live less than 31 minutes from an Argos store, making the new roles highly accessible.


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