Recruitment notice: Seasonal Fishery Officers

Inland Fisheries Ireland is currently seeking to recruit a number of staff as Fishery Officers nationally for periods of up to a maximum of 6 months duration during 2017.

The main duties associated with these positions are as outlined below;

General Duties and Responsibilities
The Fishery Officer will be primarily concerned with the implementation and enforcement of the provision of the Fisheries Acts, Water Pollution Acts and other relevant statutory provisions. He/she is required to

  • Provide, in co-operation with other fisheries staff, comprehensive conservation and protection services, inland and at sea, within any part of a fisheries district and/or any other area assigned within one or more fisheries districts.
  • Provide, in co-operation with other fisheries staff, comprehensive improvement, and development and fisheries management support services within any part of a fisheries district and/or any other area assigned within one or more fisheries districts.
  • A number of positions will be concerned with assisting either directly or indirectly in fisheries related research projects.
  • Fishery Officer job spec

Please note a full driving licence valid in the state is required.

Applications, (a cover letter and up to date Curriculum Vitae) should be emailed to;

  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5pm Monday 27th February 2017 quoting ‘HR/FO/2017’.

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Please note that late applications will not be processed.    

Salary:  1st point of Fishery Officer Scale (as at 01.1.16).  Plus an Unsocial Hours allowance, which will be paid at either 50% or 100% relative to the number of unsocial hours worked. 

Inland Fisheries Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer
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