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The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine seeks to recruit an Aquaculture Technical Appeals Advisor. The function of the role is to assist and advise the Aquaculture Licences Appeal Board on technical issues arising out of appeal applications.

The main responsibilities of the role include:

  • examining appeals received by the Board arising from licensing decisions made by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine
  • undertaking investigations, examinations, site visits and studies of aquaculture sites under appeal
  • attending and participating at Board meetings and oral hearings.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the grade of Higher Executive Officer (HEO).

Full details of the job specification can be found at https://www.agriculture.gov.ie/customerservice/careers/currentcompetitions/

Closing date for applications is June 5th.


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