The Public Appointments Service has primary responsibility for the selection of most staff for posts in the Civil Service. These posts are subject to any Department of Finance policies on public sector numbers that are in operation at that time.
How do I get a job in the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport?
Recruitment to General Service Civil Service grades (e.g. Clerical Officer, Administrative Officer) is made centrally through the Public Appointments Service.
Grades specific to the Department of Transport
Occasionally vacancies arise for grades specific to the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. For example, Radio Officers in the Irish Coast Guard. Recruitment to these posts is also made through the Public Appointments Service.