Irish Coast Guard – Watch Officers (3 vacancies)


The Irish Coast Guard are hiring! 📢🌊

The Irish Coast Guard (IRCG), a Division of the Department of Transport, has vacancies for Watch Officers at its three Marine Rescue Coordination Centres in:

  • Dublin
  • Malin Head, Co. Donegal
  • Valentia, Co. Kerry

The IRCG provides a nationwide maritime emergency service as well as a variety of services to shipping and other government agencies.

Watch Officers are responsible for watch-keeping on the emergency communications systems, act as Search and Rescue Mission Coordinators, Marine Alert and Notification Officers, as well as tasking and co-ordination of Coast Guard aviation operations. They process marine communication traffic, monitor vessel traffic separation, and coordinate responses to, maritime casualty and pollution incidents and Coast Guard support for the other emergency services.

The IRCG are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.

Closing Date for Application: 24th of November 2022

For more information or to apply, please click here.