Thursday, 20 June 2013

Questions (123)

Peadar Tóibín

Question:

123. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation the number of persons employed within the public sector by his Department or agency and by grade for each year of the five consecutive years for which the most recent data is available. [30457/13]

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Written answers (Question to Jobs)

The number of staff in my Department at the end of each of the last five years is as outlined in the table below. The numbers incorporate staff assigned to offices of my Department: the Patents Office, the Companies Registration Office, the Labour Relations Commission, the Labour Court, the National Employment Rights Authority, the Employment Appeals Tribunal, and the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement. The Agencies within my Department’s remit are operationally independent. I have asked them to reply directly to the Deputy.

Year end

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Secretary General

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

Assistant Secretary

7.0

7.0

4.0

5.0

6.0

Principal Officer

41.55

36.0

30.0

28.0

26.0

Assistant Principal

97.7

86.0

73.50

72.5

70.93

Higher Executive Officer

156.8

149.60

130.76

123.83

111.83

Executive Officer

267.4

251.30

226.83

202.03

193.36

Administrative Officer

9.5

9.50

8.0

6.0

4.4

Staff Officer

41.75

33.75

32.35

31.95

32.15

Clerical Officer

342.47

310

294.60

265.44

252.28

Accountant Grade 1

10.73

10.73

7.0

7.0

7.0

Auditor

1.0

3.0

2.0

0.0

0.0

Chairperson

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

CEO (Labour Relations Commission)

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

0.0

Cleaner

16.0

16.0

16.0

16.0

15.0

Controller of Patents

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

0

Corporate Compliance Manager

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

Deputy Chairperson of Labour Court

2.0

1.0

2.0

2.0

2.0

Director (NCA, Corporate Enforcement, NERA)

2.0

3.0

3.0

2.0

2.0

Employee Assistance Off.

0.73

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Examiner of Patents

3.0

3.0

3.0

3.0

3.0

Head Accountant

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

Legal Advisor

6.0

5.8

5.8

4.8

4.8

Member (Labour Court)

6.0

6.0

6.0

6.0

6.0

Ministers’ Special Advisor

2.0

2.0

2.0

1.0

2.0

Ministers Personal Asst.

4.0

4.0

4.0

3.0

3.0

Civilian Driver

6.0

6.0

6.0

6.0

6.0

Ministers Personal Secretary

4.0

5.0

4.0

3.0

3.0

Press Advisor

2.0

1.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Principal Solicitor

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

Senior Examiner

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

Services Attendant

3.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

Services Officer

29.0

27.0

27.0

25.0

22.0

Solicitor

2.0

2.0

2.6

2.6

2.6

Telephonist

2.3

2.3

2.3

2.3

2.3

Registrar

1.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

Total

1074.93*

993.98*

905.74*

831.45*

788.65*

*Full time equivalent

Question No. 124 withdrawn.