Rural General Operative in Connemara National Park
The National Parks and Wildlife Service of the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs is looking for suitably qualified candidates for the permanent post of Rural General Operative in Connemara National Park.
Duties will include the maintenance and development of paths and grounds in the park.
This post will be based at Connemara National Park, Letterfrack, Co. Galway. Staff will be required to work 39 hours per week, rostered five days over seven which may include weekends and bank holidays.
The salary of a Rural General Operative (Band 3) starts from €501.48 per week before tax. The rate of remuneration may be adjusted from time to time in line with Government pay policy.
Experience relevant to the above post, including a full, clean category B driving licence, general maintenance work and the use of machinery is essential.
Appointees will be chosen by competitive interview. A panel of suitable candidates may also be formed should any additional vacancies arise in the foreseeable future.
Completed applications should be returned by post to:
Dáire O’ Callaghan,
Human Resources Unit,
Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs,
23 Kildare Street,
Dublin D02 TD30
Tel: (01) 631 3982
Please do not send Curriculum Vitae.
The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, October 28th, 2016.
Application Forms sent by fax will NOT be accepted.
Canvassing will automatically disqualify and applications may be shortlisted.
The Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs is an equal opportunities employer.