About the Manufacturing Division



The SIPTU Manufacturing Division represents 45,000 workers in Ireland across many industries including Agriculture, Meat Processing, Dairying, Mushrooms, Food and Drink, Industrial Production, Electronics, Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals, Medical Devices and manufacturing generally.

The Manufacturing Division negotiates collectively with companies, both directly and at sector level to achieve better pay and conditions of employment. Among the hundreds of companies we deal with are household names such as Glanbia, Dawn Meats, Cadbury’s, Bulmers, Procter & Gamble, Kingspan, Pfizer and Apple Computers.

      Gene Mealy, Retired SIPTU Vice President 

There are three (3) Sectors in the Manufacturing Division

      Electronics Engineering and Industrial Production
      Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals and Medical Devices
       Agriculture, Ingredients, Food and Drink


 Teresa Hannick, Divisional Organiser 

 Tina Maguire Smith,  Location Based Organiser
Tel: (01) 8794363/8586440/8586384
Emails: manufacturingdivision@siptu.ie or thannick@siptu.ie or tsmith@siptu.ie
Assistant Industrial Organiser: Rhonda Donaghey 
New member applications/Individual members
Tel: (01)  8588210  087 2908709 rdonaghey@siptu.ie   
Assistant Industrial Organiser: Evelina Saduikyte 
Migrant workers/Red Meat Industry/Mushroom Industry
Tel:  (01) 8586341  (087) 0512034 esaduikyte@siptu.ie  



Division Admin Staff: Tina Maguire Smith, Pauline Gilmartin (Retired), Gerry McCormack, Deputy General Secretary – Private Sector, Pat O’Malley, Maire Sheehan; Joan McClean.