The Embassy recruits! [fr]

Answering directly to the Head of the Diplomatic Mission and the Head of the Chancellerie, the chauffeur is in charge of all driving assignments. Working within a team of three, the incumbent will assure the safe driving of diplomats, and diplomatic staff in line with their professional duties. S/he will be responsible for welcoming and driving visitors to and from the embassy. The role will also involve making delivery to Irish governmental ministries and other services, as well as the daily management of outgoing post: franking post, recording mail for registered post.

In line with the needs of the different departments at the embassy, the chauffeur may be tasked with carrying out shopping errands.

The chauffeur is also responsible for the hand delivery of the diplomatic pouch from the embassy to the airport.

Routine maintenance of the car (tyre pressure and levels oil /water etc.) and ensuring that the car is in a clean and fit state for driving, will also fall under the remit of the chauffeur.

The chauffeur’s schedule is overseen by the SCG department (service commun de gestion).

Please see the full terms of reference by downloading the document below:

PDF - 171.5 kb
Terms of Reference for the position of chauffeur (PDF, 171,5 Ko)
(PDF - 171.5 kb)

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to This role is to be filled as soon as possible, with a start ideally on 2nd January 2019.

Published on 18/12/2018

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