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Jobs in Kildare County Council - Retained Fire-Fighters

Applications for the following positions are invited from suitably qualified candidates for inclusion on panels.


Retained Fire-fighters, Maynooth, Leixlip, Athy and Monasterevin Fire Stations.


Inclusive annual allowance:      

            €8,033.00      (0-2 years)

            €8,927.00      (2-5 years)

            €10,010.00    (5-10 years)

            €11,001.00    (10 years +)


Clothing allowance:                          €186.59 per annum.


Drill rate:                                           €21.19 per hour


Fire Fees:

                                                        1st Hour                       Subsequent Hour(s)

Day Rate:                                         €42.38                         €21.19

Night and Weekend Rate:                €84.76                         €42.38



Fire Fighter recruitment information session to be held at the following locations and times:

Athy Fire Station                            Monday, 16 December 2019 at 10:00am

Monasterevin Fire Station             Monday, 16 December 2019 at 11:30am

Maynooth Fire Station                   Tuesday, 17 December 2019 at 10:00am

Leixlip Fire Station                        Tuesday, 17 December 2019 at 11:30am


Candidates may be short-listed on the basis of information supplied in their application.  Kildare County Council is an equal opportunities employer.


Application forms and full particulars are available on our website at or from Human Resources Section, Kildare County Council, Áras Chill Dara, Devoy Park, Naas, Co. Kildare. Tel - (045) 980740.  Email address


The latest date for receipt of a completed signed original of the application form is:


Thursday, 9 January 2020, 4.00 p.m.


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