Engineering and project management firm PM Group has announced the creation of 100 jobs in Ireland, while the group is also set to create another 150 jobs in the UK, Asia, Europe and the US.

The group's Cork and Dublin offices have filled 50 of these posts in recent months and a further 50 Irish-based employees will be taken on by the end of the year.

The company said it is looking for experienced engineers, architects, project managers, construction managers, consultants and graduates to fill the positions.

PM employs over 1,000 people in Ireland and its clients include Abbott, Boston Scientific, GSK, Glanbia, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson and Novartis.