The Office of Public Works (OPW) is a service organisation and our ethos is to be client focused, to ensure timely delivery of services and to provide value for money. Working with the OPW can provide you with rewarding and fulfilling employment at the forefront of Estate Portfolio management including Heritage Services and Flood Risk Management.
The OPW is based in a large number of locations countrywide and its services are provided by staff in a variety of roles and positions that may be seasonal, fixed term/purpose or permanent. Industrial Personnel manages the recruitment of industrial staff for the OPW for a range of positions which includes Craftspersons, General Operatives, Storekeepers, Catering Assistants and Guides at visitor centres.
Entry-level recruitment, by the OPW, for industrial staff positons will be advertised here.
The Office of Public Works is an equal opportunities employer.
Current vacancies are listed below.
For previous vacancies please see
Advice for Applicants and Interviewees
(A) OPW Human Resource Management (Operational) provides general information which may be of benefit to interviewees who may be preparing for OPW interviews. The information may be accessed by clicking on the following links:
Interview Advice (PDF)
(B) The Public Appointment Service provides general information which may be of benefit to interviewees who may be preparing for OPW promotion interview. The information may be accessed by clicking on the following link: