Recruitment Campaign - Principal Meteorological Officers

Met Éireann is currently recruiting for Principal Meteorological Officer positions for a range of roles across the organisation.

The Principal Meteorological Officer (PMO) role is a key management position within Met Éireann. PMOs report to a Division Head and are required to perform duties assigned by the Director, as appropriate to the position.

Met Éireann is recruiting Principal Metrological Officers in the following areas:

  1. ICT Network
  2. ICT Security
  3. Aviation Services
  4. Weather & Climate Services
  5. Observations Division
  6. Communications

Employing Department/Authority

Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (Met Éireann).


The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (Met Éireann) is recruiting for these positions under its Recruitment Licence issued by the Commission for Public Service Appointments (CPSA) and in accordance with the CPSA’s Code of Practice.

Employing Department/Authority Website


Location will be dependent on post vacancy at the time of drawdown, please refer to the booklet for more detail.


The closing date for applications is Wednesday 29th June 2022 at 5pm.

The application form and further details are available on our Vacancies page.