Careers at Moy Valley Resources IRD

Updated 8th December 2017: Moy Valley Resources IRD has the following Community Employment Scheme positions available:

Minubus Driver

This position is based in the Ballina area and requires a driver with a D or D1 category licence.

The driver will be responsible for:

  • Collecting and dropping off clients of the Over 55 Club within the town and its surrounds for activities/shopping etc.
  • Ensuring safety of passengers entering and alighting from the bus
  • The cleanliness and safe condition of the bus
  • Reporting any defects to management in a timely manner.

The successful candidate will also provide relief for the Ballina Senior Citizens bus as required. The successful candidate may avail of training and undertake CPC’s as required.



Caretaking duties include general maintenance of property and outdoor areas, painting, minor repairs, checking buildings regularly, preventative maintenance and dealing with the company’s clients and tenants regarding maintenance and repairs etc.


  • Some knowledge of handyman skills and use of basic hand tools.
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety requirements in the workplace would be advantageous.
  • Access to own transport would be beneficial.


Please note:

All CE positions are 19.5 hrs per week and require some flexibility.  Training opportunities are advised and encouraged to all participants. 

Eligibility to participate on CE schemes is generally linked to those who are 21 years or over for the Childcare, Health and Social Care sectors and 25 years of age or over for all other areas. Please contact your local DSP Employment Services/Intreo Office to check your eligibility and to apply for these vacancies,

Applicants must also be in receipt of an Irish social welfare payment for 1 year or more. 

For the above roles, a neat appearance is required and an adherence to the standards required will be essential.

Applications and/or enquiries about careers at Moy Valley Resources IRD to Annette Maughan on 096 70905 or