The Reserve Defence Forces is now accepting applications for Army Reserve and Naval Service Reserve.
We are looking for men and women from all backgrounds who enjoy working as part of a team.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and not more than 35 years of age on date of enlistment (We cannot accept applications from persons under 18 years of age).
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Naval Service Appointments
Naval Service Direct Entry Officers
The Naval Service has a number of opportunities for Bridge Watchkeeping Officers (Operations Branch), Marine Engineering Officers and Electrical Engineer Officers.
These are vital positions and we are looking for highly motivated individuals who combine professional skills with leadership ability and the desire to take their careers to exciting new places.
The closing date for this competition is 23:59hrs on 31st December, 2016.
Applications through Irish
To make an application through Irish send an email to email@example.com to request an application form.
12.05pm. - LÉ Samuel Beckett Assists in the Rescue of 140* Migrants During a Search & Rescue Operation 23 Nautical Miles NW of Tripoli.
1.10pm - Army Bomb Disposal Team Make Safe a Suspect Device in Rush, Co. Dublin
1.05pm. - LÉ Samuel Beckett Rescues 508* Migrants During Search & Rescue Operations 50 Nautical Miles NW of Tripoli
Friday 25th November 2016 - The Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Mr Paul Kehoe T.D. to present Medals
3.40pm. - The Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Mr Paul Kehoe T.D., will Present the International Operational Service Medal to Members of the Defence Forces