Retained (Part-Time) Fire Fighter Castleblayney Fire Station


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of:

Retained (Part-time) Fire Fighter
Castleblayney Fire Station

Annual Allowance
0 – 2 years €7,562
3 – 5 years €8,402
5 – 10 Years €9,439
10 years + €10,383

In addition to the above rates per annum fire-fighters can be paid an hourly rate(s) for their attendance at drills, training and attendance at fire-calls.

First Hour Subsequent


First Hour Subsequent


€39.72 €19.86 €79.43 €39.72

(All rates are subject to review on an ongoing basis)

Applicants must work and reside within a reasonable distance of Castleblayney Fire Station to allow him/her to respond within the turnout time of 5 minutes.

A panel will be set up from which any vacancies may be filled during the year.
Terms of Engagement of Retained Fire-fighters together with Application Forms are available to download from or can be obtained from the:-

Human Resources Section
Monaghan County Council, County Offices, The Glen, Monaghan
Telephone Number: (047) 30586 or (047) 73702

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms:
5.00pm. on Friday, 24th February 2017

Monaghan County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Open Night

Interested Candidates are invited to visit Castleblayney Fire Station, Upper Commons, Castleblayney on Monday 13th February 2017 at 7.30pm. where they will have an opportunity to meet members of Castleblayney Fire Brigade.

Application Form

Fire Fighter Terms of Engagement – Castleblayney

A Career as a Retained Firefighter