The Irish Navy are looking for new recruits 3 years ago

The Irish Navy are looking for new recruits

New Year, new job?

The Irish Navy have announced that they are launching a new recruitment drive, with the four branches of the Naval Service - Seaman, Communications, Mechanicians, and Supplies - looking to add to their numbers.

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Full details of the recruitment process can be found here, but in their own words, this is what the Irish Navy are looking for and will be providing:

Who They're Looking For - "Naval Service Recruits go on to form the backbone of the Irish Naval Service. Recruit training is 18 weeks in duration and is designed to develop a physically fit, disciplined and motivated person using basic military and naval skills in order to prepare them for further training in the Service."

Qualifications - "No formal education qualifications are required to join the Defence Forces as a recruit. You need to satisfy the Interview Board and the Recruiting Officer that you possess a sufficient standard of education for service in the Defence Forces."

Age - Over 18 and under 27.

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Training - "It is 18 weeks in duration. It is followed by Trained Specialist Training courses. On successful completion of training Recruits are assigned to a Branch and a vessel of the Naval Service."

Payment - Full breakdown of rates of payment can be found here.

If that all sounds good to you, then you apply for the recruitment right here.