Who We Recruit For?


The Public Appointments Service through its website, publicjobs.ie, is the centralised provider of recruitment services for the Civil Service. We also provide recruitment services for the most senior roles in Local Authorities, leadership positions and Medical Consultant roles for the HSE, An Garda Síochána, and a range of specialist professional and technical roles throughout the Public Sector. We also support the appointments, by Minsters, to State Boards through our website at Stateboards.ie.

We are committed to providing a premier recruitment facility to our clients, including Government Departments, Agencies and Local Authorities. The Civil and Public Service is central to economic and social life in Ireland and as recruiters we aim to have a Public Service that is reflective of the communities of Ireland, ensuring a dynamic workforce that is efficient, innovative, diverse and inclusive.

Our diverse range of clients include the following:


which is currently made up of 18 departments including Education, Health, Housing, Transport, Environment, Justice and many more.


support the government of the day to develop and implement its policies whilst being politically impartial.


includes State agencies such as HSE, An Garda Síochána and RTÉ as well as Local Authorities such as City or County Councils.

More than 350,000 public servants work across a range of government departments, agencies and local authorities to implement policies and services for the Irish people. This includes working in areas of Agriculture, Defence, Education, Environment, Finance, Foreign Affairs, Health, Housing, Justice, Tourism and Transport.

Working within the Public Service offers you the unique opportunity to deliver crucial services to the Irish public and to assist with the vital services that influence and shape Irish society.

See the full list of Government Departments, State Agencies and Local Authorities on the Government of Ireland website.