Assistant Civil Defence Officer - Closing Date 26th August 2019

Civil Defence is a statutory volunteer based organisation. It currently has approximately 3,500 volunteer members. There is a Civil Defence Unit in each local authority area. The Department of Defence, through its Civil Defence Branch, is responsible for the overall policy direction of Civil Defence.


The Assistant Civil Defence Officer, who is an employee of the local authority, is responsible for assisting the Civil Defence Officer in the day to day management of the Civil Defence Unit.


Salary scale: €27,567 - €44,771 per annum. Payment of increments is dependent on satisfactory performance.
Annual Leave
30 days per annum.
Hours of Work
The normal working hours are 37 hours per week.
Application Process

Completed application forms must be e-mailed to no later than Monday 26th August 2019 


An official application form must be completed in full by the closing date for the competition. Please note that amendments to the application form will not be accepted after the closing date.


Please send your application from an email address that you will review regularly as communication during the assessment/selection period will only be through that email address.