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Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail are currently recruiting for the following positions:


We are now seeking to recruit candidates for the following apprenticeships in our Chief Mechanical Engineering (CME) Department:

Locations: Drogheda, Dublin, Limerick and Portlaoise. View our short video "The Apprentices". 

We are also seeking to recruit candidates for the following apprenticeships in our Signalling Electrical & Telecoms (SET) Department:

Locations: Dublin, Limerick Junction, Cork, Athlone and Claremorris

If you are interested in any of these positions, click on the 'Apply Now' link below;


Dublin City Re-Signalling (18-24 months)

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail is undertaking a major investment programme - Dublin City Centre Re-Signalling Project. General Operatives, Platelayers and Electricians are required to contribute to this essential work.

General Operatives - click here for recruitment requirements

Platelayers - click here for recruitment requirements

Electricians - click here for recruitment requirements

How to apply: Applications should be emailed to the following address: im_Recruit@irishrail.ie or click on "Apply Now" below.

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail is an equal opportunities employer.