IRC require a Rigid Driver with an immediate start for our Limerick based client About the RolePart-time work (15 25 hours)Weekday hours available€15 per hour...
Main Duties and Responsibilities
The General Operative/Foreman will be primarily concerned with supporting the efforts of all staff and other relevant statutory provisions and in particular will be required to:
Provide, in support of all fisheries staff, comprehensive improvement and development services within any part of a region, and/or any other area assigned within one or more fisheries regions;
Provide, in support of other staff, comprehensive conservation and protection services within any part of a region and/or any other area assigned within one or more fisheries regions.
To carry out the following duties on all fisheries in connection with their maintenance, improvement, development and protection:
Handle boats in all weathers including repair and maintenance;
Use, maintain and do minor repairs to outboard engines;
Mount, repair, set and service nets;
Make-up, set and service lines and otter boards;
Maintain, set and service drum-nets and trap-nets;
Assist in electrical fishing operations on rivers and canals;
Improve and maintain spawning and nursery grounds;
Trap and strip fish in spawning season;
Patrol streams, count redds and protect fish against poaching;
Prepare and service bushes to collect perch spawn, trap spawning perch, net shoaling perch;
Assist in recording data on fish captured, including length, weight, stomach, contents, etc.
Assist in the operation of trawlers;
Plant trees on lake shores, river and canal banks;
Erect and maintain stiles, footbridges, clear weeds;
Use chemicals to control flora and fauna;
Maintain stores, including repairs, painting etc.
Work on improving the approach to all fisheries;
Construct small car-parks;
Clear heavy growth along banks and shores;
Erect fishing stands, platforms and catwalks;
Construct flat-bottom fishing punts;
Prepare fishing competition sites;
Assist in checking on illegal fishing and removal of gear in illegal use;
Operate mechanical weed cutters.
To carry out the following duties on fish hatcheries/fish farms;
Prepare hatchery trays, troughs, screens, etc., for hatching ova;
Strip fish each year;
Tend ova in hatchery;
Carry out minor maintenance of grading and pumping equipment;
Feed fry several times daily;
Prepare ponds for rearing larger fry, feed and grade same, as necessary;
Maintain ponds and water supply thereto, including shuttering and concrete work, as necessary;
Maintain buildings and grounds at fish farms;
Transport and stock fish;
Operate and maintain cages for the rearing of fish;
To carry out the following protection duties;
Accompany and participate in providing patrol services with other fisheries staff;
Assist with gathering evidence and attending at court and giving evidence when required.
IRC is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.