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Met Éireann, Ireland’s National Meteorological Service, is a division of the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government and is the leading provider of weather information and related service in the State.

It provides a range of services to help protect life and property and to promote societal wellbeing.

Present vacancies at Met Éireann:

Meteorological Officer Vacancies

Met Éireann is responsible for monitoring, analysing and predicting Ireland’s weather and climate, and for providing a range of high quality meteorological and related information to customers. Met Éireann currently has vacancies for 3 categories of Meteorological Officers:

  • Instrumentation Engineer
  • ICT Technician
  • Operations Officer

The Meteorological Officer is a technical grade in Met Éireann. The successful candidates will have responsibility for weather observations and technical and administrative support for the activities of Met Éireann. Those appointed may be required to work in any part of the State. The tasks of a Meteorological Officer vary with the type of station/office at which s/he is serving.

The successful candidates will have a high level of expertise in electronics and/or instrumentation or a high level of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) expertise. They will be committed to producing quality work of a consistently high standard and to providing a quality customer service.

A panel will be formed from which vacancies may be filled in Dublin and regional locations.

The closing date for applications is 3pm, Thursday, 13th June 2019.

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