NEW! - Job Vacancy - Watch Officer (Radio Officer Grade III) in the Irish Coast Guard
Watch Officers are responsible for watch-keeping on the emergency frequencies and are required to act as Marine Alert, Notification and/or SAR Mission Co-ordination Officers. They also process marine communication traffic and respond to ship casualty, pollution incidents and vessel traffic monitoring.
- Closing Date for Applications: 10/04/2014
The purpose of the Irish Coast Guard is:
To reduce the loss of life within the Irish Search and Rescue Region and on rivers, lakes and waterways and to protect the quality of the marine environment within the Irish Pollution Responsibility Zone, Harbours and Maritime Local Authority areas and to preserve property.
To promote safety standards, and by doing so, prevent, as far as possible, the loss of life at sea and on inland waters and other areas, and to provide an effective emergency response service.