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Recruitment

Welcome to the Recruitment Section of Sligo Local Authorities.  The Human Resources Section is responsible for the recruitment of all Staff employed by Sligo Local Authorities. You will find information here in relation to any existing job vacancies with the Local Authorities to include advertisement, application form and full details of each vacancy.

“Providing high quality services for the people of Sligo in partnership with the Community”.

Job vacancies

Job Vacancies for Fire Services

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for inclusion on panels, from which offers of employment may be made, for the following posts: 

  1. Retained Firefighter – Sligo Borough Fire Brigade
  2. Retained Firefighter - Ballymote Fire Brigade
  3. Retained Firefighter - Enniscrone Fire Brigade
  4. Retained Firefighter - Tubbercurry Fire Brigade

Remuneration:

(a)   Annual Retainer of €7,562 per annum

(b)   Fees for attendance at drills:                €19.86 per hour

(c)    Fees for attendance at call-outs:         €39.72 (first hour)  €19.86 (per hour thereafter)

 

The fees are doubled for call-outs between 10.00 p.m. and 7.00 a.m. and on weekends and public holidays.

 Sligo County Council reserves the right to shortlist candidates based on the information submitted on their application form.   Candidates who are shortlisted will be called to undergo a number of aptitude tests to determine their suitability to become a fire-fighter.  All successful candidates from the aptitude tests will subsequently be called for interview.  It is a requirement that successful candidates must reside within five minutes of their preferred station.

 

Application forms, details of qualifications and full particulars are available from Ms. Geraldine McCloat, Human Resources Section, Sligo County Council, County Hall, Riverside, Sligo – Tel: 071-9111074

E-mail: gmccloat@sligococo.ie at www.sligococo.ie or at www.localgovernmentjobs.ie

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Download Retained Firefighter - Ballymote Application Form - 39 kbs

Download Retained Firefighter - Ballymote Qualifications, Particulars and Duties - 36 kbs

Download Terms of Engagement for Retained Fire Service Personnel (Ballymote, Enniscrone & Tubbercurry Brigades) - 41 kbs

 

Download Retained Firefighter - Enniscrone Application Form - 39 kbs

Download Retained Firefighter - Enniscrone Qualifications, Particulars and Duties - 36 kbs

Download Terms of Engagement for Retained Fire Service Personnel (Ballymote, Enniscrone & Tubbercurry Brigades) - 41 kbs

 

Download Retained Firefighter - Sligo Application Form - 39 kbs

Download Retained Firefighter - Sligo Qualifications, Particulars and Duties - 36 kbs

Download Terms of Engagement for Retained Fire Service Personnel (Sligo Brigade) - 43 kbs

 

Download Retained Firefighter - Tubbercurry Application Form - 39 kbs

Download Retained Firefighter - Tubbercurry Qualifications, Particulars and Duties - 36 kbs

Download Terms of Engagement for Retained Fire Service Personnel (Ballymote, Enniscrone & Tubbercurry Brigades) - 41 kbs

 

Completed application forms must be returned to the Human Resources Section not later than 4.30 p.m. on Friday 10 October 2014.

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