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Industrial Grade 1 – Wildlife Unit, Veterinary Service and Animal Health Group

REF: IRC239429

DEPARTMENT: Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA)

SALARY: The weekly salary range is £336.93 - £354.66 (under review).

LOCATION: DAERA Direct Office in Armagh, Coleraine or Newtownards

Further appointments may be made from this competitions should NICS positions become vacant which require the same eligibility criteria and have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information, including the duties and responsibilities of the post and the criteria to be used during the recruitment and selection process, please click on the Candidate Information Booklet link below.

In order to apply for this position, please click on the "Apply for this job online" link below to register to this vacancy and to submit an online application.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 300 330. Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC239429.

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Friday 23rd August 2019. 

As women are currently known to be under-represented in this occupation across Northern Ireland and as Roman Catholics are currently known to be under-represented in this grade in the NICS, applications from women and the Roman Catholic section of the community would be particularly welcome.

The Northern Ireland Civil Service is an Equal Opportunities Employer.