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Security Officer

Hospital Applicable: 
Merlin Park University Hospital
University Hospital Galway
General Support
Job Description: 

Job Title:
SOGUH21 - Security Officer


Contract Type:
Permanent Wholetime

Closing date:
23/06/2021 12:00

External Job Link (if applicable):

Proposed Interview Date:
It is proposed that interviews will be held as soon as possible after the closing date. Candidates will normally be given at least one weeks' notice of interview. The timescale may be reduced in exceptional circumstances.

Post Specific Related Information:
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Internal / External:


Galway University Hospitals. There is currently one permanent, whole – time vacancy available in Galway University Hospitals. The successful candidate may be required to work in any service area within the vicinity as the need arises. A panel may be formed for Security Officer, GUH, from which current and future permanent and specified purpose vacancies of full or part time duration may be filled.

HSE Area:
HSE West
Saolta University Health Care Group

General Support Staff

Informal Enquiries:
Mr. Tony O’Donnell, Head of Security, GUH - Email:

Application Details:
Completed application to be returned by Post ONLY to Mr. David McNicholas, HR Department, Second Floor, Old Nurses Home Building, University Hospital Galway by 12.00 noon on 23rd June 2021. Applications will not be accepted after this date and time, no exceptions will be made. Please ensure you read in full, the instructions for the completion of this application form and complete all areas, including the supplementary questions section, in full. Failure to complete all areas of the application form may result in you not being brought forward to the interview stage of the selection process.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 23, 2021