Recruitment to all Civil Service Departments/Offices is co-ordinated centrally by the Public Appointments Service, Chapter House, 26-30 Upper Abbey Street, Dublin 1.

If you are considering a career in the Civil Service and would like further information on open recruitment grades, you may wish to consult the Public Appointments Service website on In addition to providing career information and profiles of open recruitment grades, this website gives details of forthcoming open recruitment competitions. These competitions are also advertised in the Irish Independent on Thursdays and in the Irish Examiner and the Irish Times on Fridays.