Iarnród Éireann / Irish Rail is hiring Trainee Drivers as part of its future recruitment plans.
Candidates must be willing to work various shift patterns, including weekend work, between 39-48 hours a week.
The company said that it will match the responsibility of this safety-critical role with a salary scale that can reach a maximum of €60,000 per annum.
Successful candidates will develop full operational knowledge prior to qualification as part of the Train Driver Training programme.
Irish Rail said: "We are an organisation that greatly values our team and its members, and work hard to ensure that each one is proud to be a part of our future.
We are seeking applications for the following locations: Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Athlone, Ballina, Sligo and Waterford.
Minimum applicant requirements include a minimum of 9 years full time education and must be over the age of 20
Successful candidates must demonstrate the following attributes:
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Calm in an Emergency
- Follow Rules and Procedures
- Customer Focus
- Achievement Orientation
There will be a number of multiple-hurdle phases in the selection process.
This will include initial online application and assessments, assessment centres, competency-based interview, rigorous medical and safety reference checking.