Welcome to the Northern Ireland Civil Service's Recruitment Website



To receive notification of jobs available direct to your email inbox each week, sign up to receive the Weekly Job Bulletin by clicking the subscribe button to the right. The bulletin will list  recruitment opportunities in the Northern Ireland Departments and in some other Northern Ireland public sector organisations. If there is a position which interests you, you will be able to click on the title and be automatically re-directed to this site for further information on the job and to apply online. 

The Northern Ireland Civil Service (NICS) offers a diverse range of interesting and challenging job opportunities in a modern  working environment.  Few employers can match the NICS in terms of the range  of opportunities we have to offer.   To find what jobs are available click on Current Vacancies.   This may be the first step towards a new and rewarding chapter in your life!

Northern Ireland Civil Service recruitment competitions are run by HRConnect, who also provide this service for some other Northern Ireland public sector organisations, listed here

If you have a question about an advertised vacancy, or about a job application you have made, please contact HRConnect on 0800 1300 330.  Alternatively you can email HRConnect by clicking  on Contact Us.  You can also write to them on the following address:

PO Box 1089
2nd Floor
Metro Building
6-9 Donegall Square South

Appointments and Marketing Branch of the Department of Finance and Personnel  has responsibility for developing  the policies and procedures used by HRConnect in the management of competitions.  All of our policies and procedures are in line with best practice as outlined in the Codes of Practice of the Equality Commission and with the principles contained in  the Northern Ireland Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code.