Thursday, 20 June 2013

Questions (216)

Peadar Tóibín

Question:

216. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine 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. [30448/13]

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Written answers (Question to Agriculture)

The staffing breakdown requested by the Deputy in respect of my Department is contained in the Table below. The figures are based on the actual full-time equivalent (FTE) position as recorded at the end of each year from 2008 to 2012. Provisional figures for end-May 2013 are also given.

In relation to the position in the non-commercial agencies under the aegis of my department, this query should be addressed with each of the agencies separately.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND THE MARINE

-

-

-

-

-

-

FULL-TIME EQUIVALENT (FTE) STAFFING AT END OF:

-

-

-

-

-

-

GRADE DESCRIPTION

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

MAY 2013

(PROVISIONAL)

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

24.6

21.6

22.6

25

24

25

ADVISORY COUNSEL GRADE 3

1

1

1

1

-

-

AGRICULTURAL INSPECTOR

94.1

85.9

75.2

70.6

75.7

76.3

AREA SUPERINTENDENT

21

16

14

14

11

11

ASSISTANT SECRETARY

10

7

6

6

6

6

ASST AGRICULTURAL INSP AGRIC

108.4

104.4

103.8

107.9

93.9

94.9

ASST PRINCIPAL

141.9

135.5

122.7

123.3

122.7

120.8

AUDITOR

-

-

-

-

1

1

CHEMIST

3

2

2

2

2

2

CHIEF INSPECTOR AGRIC

1

1

1

1

1

1

CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST

1

1

1

1

-

-

CHIEF VETERINARY OFFICER

1

1

1

1

1

1

CIVILIAN DRIVER

4

5

2

4

4

2

CLEANER

19.4829

19.8

16.8

14.8

10.6

9.6

CLEANER PART- TIME

12

10.5

8

9

6

5.7

CLERICAL OFF

1,098.1

1,006.6

922.7

889.6

826.2

775.6

CLERICAL OFFICER - TEMPORARY

-

-

-

-

-

15

Craftsman

6.5

7.5

7.5

7.5

7.5

7.5

DAIRY PRODUCE OFFICER

9

6

4

4

3

3

DEPUTY CHIEF INSPECTOR

0

1

1

1

1

1

DEPUTY CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST

3

2

1

1

1

1

DEPUTY CHIEF VETERINARY OFF

3

2

3

3

3

3

DIRECTOR IMT

-

-

1

1

1

1

DEPUTY DIR VET RESEARCH LAB

1

-

-

-

-

-

DIRECTOR AGRIC. LABORATORIES

-

1

1

1

1

1

DIRECTOR ANIMAL HEALTH

-

-

-

-

1

1

DIRECTOR VET RESEARCH LAB

1

-

-

-

-

-

DISTRICT SUPERINTENDENT

121.7

104.1

98.6

83.6

70.6

71.6

DRIVER TESTER

-

-

-

2

1

1

Dublin General Operative Band 2

1

1

-

-

-

-

Dublin General Operative Band 3

4

4

4

4

4

4

ENGINEER GRADE 1 CIVIL

7

5

3

3

3

3

ENGINEER GRADE 2 CIVIL

4

5

5

5

5

5

ENGINEER GRADE 3 CIVIL

11

9

6

6

8

8

EXECUTIVE OFFICER

496.5

460.6

437.8

428.7

399.3

394.5

EXECUTIVE OFFICER - TEMPORARY

-

-

-

2

-

1

FIRST ASST SOLICITOR AGRIC

2

2

2

2

1

1

FORESTRY INSPECTOR GRADE 1

5

4

3

4

7

7

FORESTRY INSPECTOR GRADE 2

11

12

13

12

9

9

FORESTRY INSPECTOR GRADE 3

15

17

16

19

16

16

GENERAL OPERATIVE

1

1

1

-

-

-

Harbour Constable

2

2

2

2

2

2

HARBOUR MASTER

6

7

5

6

3

4

HEAD LABORATORY ATTENDANT

1

1

1

-

-

-

HEAD OF LEGAL SERVICES IN AGRI

1

1

1

1

1

-

HEAD SERVICES OFFICER

1

1

1

1

1

1

HIGHER LEGAL EXECUTIVE

-

-

1

1

1

1

HIGHER EXECUTIVE OFFICER

290.2

268.4

254.8

250.2

231.3

222.5

HIGHER SEED ANALYST

3.8

3.8

3.8

3.8

3.8

3.8

Industrial Foreman

6

5

5

5

5

6

INSPECTOR & ENG FISHERIES

2

2

1

1

1

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND THE MARINE

CONTD. (2/2)

-

-

-

-

-

FULL-TIME EQUIVALENT (FTE) STAFFING AT END OF:

GRADE DESCRIPTION

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

MAY 2013

(PROVISIONAL)

INSPECTOR GRADE 1

1

1

1

1

1

1

INSPECTOR GRADE 2

11

9

5.8

5.8

4.8

4.8

LABORATORY ANALYST

65.6

61.1

64.3

67.3

69.2

69.2

LABORATORY ATTENDANT AG&MAR

35

33

30

28

29.8

29

LIBRARIAN

1

1

1

-

-

-

PARLIAMENTARY ASSISTANT

-

-

1

-

-

-

PERSONAL ASSISTANT (MINISTERIAL)

2

1

1

2

2

1

PERSONAL SECRETARY (MINISTERIAL)

2

2

2

2

2

1

POULTRY OFFICER

6

5

4

4

1

1

PRINCIPAL

39.6

36

30

32

30

32

PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANT GR 1 -

1

1

1

1

1

1

QUALITY MANAGER

-

-

3

3

4

4

RESEARCH OFFICER

20.8

20.2

18.2

20.7

18.1

17.1

Rural General Operative Band 1

5

5

5

6

6

6

Rural General Operative Band 2

23

20.5

21.5

20.5

18.5

18.5

Rural General Operative Band 3

29.8

24.8

19.8

19.8

19

19

SECRETARY GENERAL AGRICULTURE

1

1

1

1

1

1

SEED ANALYST

10.93

10.9

11

10.4

10.6

10.6

SENIOR AUDITOR

1

1

1

1

1

1

SENIOR DAIRY PRODUCE OFFICER

4

3

2

2

1

1

SENIOR INSPECTOR

14

12

12

12

12

12

SENIOR LABORATORY ANALYST

44.9

45.9

40.9

40.9

37.2

37.3

SENIOR LEGAL CLERK

1

1

-

-

-

-

SENIOR RESEARCH OFFICER

14.6

14.8

9.8

10.8

9.8

9.8

SENIOR SEED ANALYST

1

1

1

1

1

1

SENIOR SEROLOGICAL ASSISTANT

1

1

1

1

-

-

SENIOR SUPERINTEND VET INSP

12

11

9

8

7

9

SENIOR SURVEYOR

1

1

1

1

-

-

SEROLOGICAL ASSISTANT

33.6

31.5

31.1

31.1

31.1

30.1

SERVICES ATTENDANT

9

7

5

5

5

5

SERVICES OFFICER

40

41

38

35

36

36

SPECIAL ADVISOR (MINISTERIAL)

-

-

-

1

2

2

STAFF OFFICER

118.2

92.6

80.4

74

65.7

56.5

STOREKEEPER

1

-

-

-

-

-

SUPERINTEN SEN RESEARCH OFF

3

3

4

4

4

4

SUPERINTENDENT SURVEYOR

1

1

1

-

-

-

SUPERINTENDING VET INSP

54

52

48

41

36

34

SUPERVISING POULTRY OFFICER

1

-

-

-

-

-

SUPERVISING SEROLOGICAL ASST

9

10.8

7.8

8.3

8.4

8.4

SUPERVISORY AGRIC OFF

284.5

256.5

244.5

227.5

205.5

205.5

TECHNICAL AGRICULTURAL OFF

548.9

489.4

477.3

457.8

417.2

409.2

TECHNICAL GRADES LEVEL 4

6

6

5

5

4

4

VETERINARY INSPECTOR

227

207.2

203.9

199.1

195.5

193.7

VISUALLY IMPAIRED TELEPHONIST

3

3

3

3

2

2

WILDLIFE INSPECTOR GRADE 2

1

-

-

-

-

-

Grand Total

4,245

3,881

3,632

3,525

3,276

3,206