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Curator - Water Services

Limerick City and County Council invites applications from suitable qualified applicants for the permanent position of Curator Water Services.

The Position

The successful candidate will be employed as a Curator with Limerick City & County Council.

The Person

Each candidate must, on the latest date for receipt of completed application forms;

1) Character:
Candidates shall be of good character

2) Health
Candidates shall be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect to render regular and efficient service

3) Education, Training, Experience, Etc.

Each candidate shall, on the latest date for receipt of completed application form for the post;

a. have reached a standard of education sufficient to enable him/her to carry out the duties assigned to him/her satisfactorily

b. hold the National Craft Certificate or equivalent and have completed a recognised apprenticeship to the trade of plumber or fitter

c. have satisfactory experience in such areas as maintenance and operation of water and wastewater treatment plants, pumping stations and collection systems or experience of an equivalent nature

d. have a satisfactory working knowledge or experience of computer based systems and have basic computer skills

e. hold a current clean full Class B driving licence

f. be resident within County Limerick or a reasonable distance thereof

g. have previous supervisory/management role

Candidates will preferably demonstrate through their application and at the interview that, at the closing date for receipt of completed applications, he/she has;

a) excellent communication and people management skills

b) the capacity to contribute to and work well in a team

c) detailed knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety legislation and requirements

d) detailed knowledge and understanding of water services operations

e) positive attitude with self motivation

f) have the ability to use initiative and judgement

g) excellent record of work based achievements and flexibility

Rate of Pay:
619.99 - 725.46 per week

The Local Government Superannuation Scheme applies.

Annual Leave:
30 days per annum

Hours of Work:
39 hours per week.

The Curator shall be required to work a thirty-nine hour week which shall be averaged over seven days, i.e. Monday to Sunday. The remuneration is inclusive of any premium payable in respect of Saturday or Sunday work including any work on bank holidays. Overtime shall not be payable.

Application Process

The Application Form and Briefing Document are available to be downloaded from the Council's website www.limerick.ie/council/your-council/jobs and also from the Human Resources Department Tel: (061) 557160 E-mail: curatorwater@limerick.ie.

Completed application forms must be e-mailed to curatorwater@limerick.ie no later than Tuesday 29th August 2017.

An official application form must be completed in full by the closing date for the competition. Please note that amendments to the application form will not be accepted after the closing date.

Please send your application from an email address that you will review regularly as communication during the assessment/selection period will only be through that e-mail address.

Limerick City & County Council is an equal opportunities employer.

Contact Details

Limerick City & County Council
Human Resources Department
Corporate Headquarters


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