The Office of Public Works (OPW) is a service organisation and our ethos is to be client focused, to ensure timely delivery of services and to provide value for money.  Working with the OPW can provide you with rewarding and fulfilling employment at the forefront of Estate Portfolio management including Heritage Services and Flood Risk Management.

The OPW is based in a large number of locations countrywide and its services are provided by staff in a variety of roles and positions that may be seasonal, fixed term/purpose or permanent. Industrial Personnel manages the recruitment of industrial staff for the OPW for a range of positions which includes Craftspersons, General Operatives, Storekeepers, Catering Assistants and Guides at visitor centres.

Entry-level recruitment, by the OPW, for industrial staff positons will be advertised here. 

Recruitment to all other entry-level positions in the OPW is carried out by the Public Appointments Service through their websites www.publicjobs.ie and www.gradpublicjobs.ie

The Office of Public Works is an equal opportunities employer.

Current vacancies are listed below.

For previous vacancies please see

'Closed Competitions'

Vacancy Engineer Grade III (Civil)

The OPW requires engineering staff at Engineer Grade III (Civil) level to support the flood risk management programme.

Recruitment to this competition is being carried out by the Public Appointments Service through their website www.publicjobs.ie

7 December 18