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Abbott Associate HR Generalist (Temporary) in Longford, Ireland

About Abbott

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Abbott serves the Irish market with a diverse range of healthcare products including diagnostics, medical devices and nutritionals products. In Ireland, Abbott employs over 4,000 people across nine sites. We have six manufacturing facilities located in Clonmel, Cootehill, Donegal, Longford and Sligo and a third-party manufacturing management operation in Sligo. Abbott has commercial, support operations and shared services in Dublin and Galway. We have been operating in Ireland since 1946.

Abbott Ireland Diagnostic Division – Longford:

Abbott established a diagnostics manufacturing facility in Sligo in 1994 to manufacture blood-screening products and reagents.

In 2004, Abbott’s operations in Ireland expanded with the opening of a second facility in Longford. The plant was first occupied in December 2004, and the first product (Architect® TSH) was launched in December of 2005.

The Longford facility plays a key role in helping Abbott to meet the increasing global demand for diagnostic testing in areas such as infectious disease, cancer, thyroid and cardiovascular diseases.

Abbott in Longford manufactures 18 diagnostic reagent products for thyroid function, fertility, and pregnancy, cardiology, renal and metabolic. Our products are manufactured to the highest standards of quality and are regulated by bodies such as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO).


To provide support to the HR function in the areas of legislative and regulatory compliance, employee records, HR data analytics, employee experience and HR projects.


  • To coordinate and administer various aspects of multiple HR activities to include.

  • First point of contact for HR related queries.

  • New Hire On-Boarding.

  • Creation and maintenance of employee files & databases.

  • HRIS - employee records on Workday.

  • Operational Excellence Culture.

  • Maintain positive employee relations.

  • Participate in and support HR related and site projects.

  • Devise and deliver HR metric reports in a timely manner.

  • Cover for Site Administrator.

  • Support the philosophy of open communication and teamwork.

  • Maintain ETMS TO DO List.

  • Conduct business in a manner that will protect human health, safety and the environment by complying with all applicable EHS laws, as well at the Abbott Global and Technical standards.


  • A relevant third level qualification or membership of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

  • Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential. This experience would provide a foundation for supporting the plant in the issues that require Human Resource Support.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com