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Iarnród Éireann Career Opportunities

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail offers a wide range of professional careers in Rail Operations, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Human Resources, Finance, Commercial, Marketing and I.T.; Our colleagues enjoy rewarding and challenging careers with the opportunity for continuous training and development. Below are a list of our current vacancies.

OHLE Operatives

Signal, Electrical & Telecoms Department

Recruitment Requirement for OHLE (Overhead Line Equipment) Operatives on the Dublin City Centre Re-signalling Project

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail is undertaking a major investment programme - Dublin City Centre Re-Signalling Project

A number of General Operatives are required for a fixed period of time to support and contribute to this essential project work.

The successful candidates will be recruited to carry out works associated with or resulting from the City Centre Re-signalling Project which involves providing new signalling and telecoms infrastructure along the DART line. Flexible working arrangements will apply, including night and weekend working on a 24/7 work pattern on a 44 hours contract arrangement.  A full clean driving licence is required. A knowledge of Railway operations and an understanding of electricity would be an advantage.

Assessments and a competency based interview will form part of this selection process. Candidates may be shortlisted on the basis of experience and/or application/CV.

Relevant experience will include:  experience working at heights of up to 10 metres; experience of following sequential safety critical procedures; experience of making adjustments to mechanical equipment.  Please indicate clearly in your application if you have such experience.

Iarnrod Eireann is an equal opportunities employer. 

Curriculum Vitae should be emailed to the following address: im_Recruit@irishrail.ie   Please indicate in the heading of the e-mail that you are applying for the position of OHLE Operative, Dublin City Centre Re-signalling Project

Closing date for applications is 17.00 hours Wednesday 19th June, 2019

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