The weather affects us in different ways. In Ireland, it can be tough getting through what feels like 11 months of winter – layering up before we leave the house, feeling like our faces are being kissed by sandpaper on the way to work.
But legend has it, there are a group of hardy Irish folk that thrive in low temperatures. We have gathered a list of some really cool jobs, advertised right now in Ireland that might catch your fancy if you’re not sensitive to cold.
Outdoor Activity Instructor – Co. Mayo
Do you get your kicks from spectacular settings and outdoor activities like archery, hiking and horse drawn carriage rides? Then turn your hobby into your bread and butter! This job listed by Ashford Outdoors, who specialises in outdoor activities, promises fun for passionate, energetic and articulate people. Busiest times are bank holidays, weekends and school holidays, but if you are an outdoor activity lover then your workday will feel like a holiday!
Eco Cab driver/Brand Ambassador - Co. Dublin
This job is guaranteed to provide you with plenty of fresh air while transporting people around in eco-friendly human powered vehicles (aka bicycles). The position also involves marketing and promotional tasks, which will allow you to develop a variety of new skills. It is perfect for great communicators who love to cycle. Feel free to put your feet up on the table at the end of your day, because you’re bound to get your daily workout while earning a crust.
Surveillance Investigation Agents Co. Dublin
A thrilling position listed by Protocol Security Services, who specialises in investigations of fraudulent insurance claims. The surveillance part of the job is very likely to take place outdoors so watch out for frostbites while waiting for your investigative breakthrough. The team is looking for anyone with military, detective or surveillance training, which could come in handy if you are familiar with the Black Mirror episode Crocodile. Don’t get scared though because the posting promises an opportunity to work and train with a busy and experienced investigation team. If you are an outdoorsy, adventurous type, who likes to work independently then this position could be perfect for you!
Golf Services Attendant – Co. Limerick
Golf lovers rejoice! Adare Manor is looking for multifaceted attendant workers to join their Golf Operations Team for their state of the art golf course. The position involves handling of a range of outdoor duties like preparing golf carts or assisting golf services managers with caddy programmes, bookings and outdoor training. If you like variety in your job and assisting costumers who think that they will be the next Tiger Woods then get involved now!