Applications are invited for the role of Senior Agricultural Assistant  (General Farm Workers) for the 245ha mixed enterprise farm, which provides support for the Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine teaching and research programmes.  The appointee will report to the Farm Manager and day-to-day duties will include; general farm maintenance, care/feeding of livestock across a range of enterprises, assistance with research/teaching activities, assisting with tillage operations and some machinery operation.  This is a temporary 3-year role.

Salary: €560.54 – €609.08 weekly  

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 8 April 2021

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website:

UCD Lyons Farm

UCD Ref:013127