Thursday, 25 October 2018

Ceisteanna (197)

Róisín Shortall

Ceist:

197. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the breakdown of staff in her Department by grade. [44348/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Business)

Staffing resources are an ongoing priority to ensure my Department’s continued ability to facilitate the wide mission and volume of work in a range of challenging policy areas. This will continue with ongoing day-to-day review of the appropriate staffing mix across my Department in response to known and probable priority areas.

My Department liaises directly with the Public Appointments Service (PAS) and Top-Level Appointments Committee (TLAC) in relation to the filling of posts.

The table shows the current breakdown of staff by grade:

Grade

Number

Minister

1

Minister Of State

1

Accountant Grade 1

12

Administrative Officer

23

Assistant Principal Officer

119

Assistant Secretary

8

Deputy Chairperson (A/Sec) Labour Court

4

Civilian Driver

4

Cleaner

12

CO

256

Chairperson (D/SEC) Labour court

1

Deputy Head Service Officer

4

Digital Forensics Specialist (PO - ODCE)

1

Enforcement Lawyer (PO - ODCE)

2

Director (ODCE)

1

Director (Construction Contracts)

1

Director General (WRC)

1

Enforcement Portfolio Manager (PO - ODCE)

2

Executive Officer

223

Examiner (Patents)

3

Head Service Officer

1

Higher Executive Officer

135

Legal Advisor (PO)

3

Legal Advisor (AP)

2

Member (PO) Labour Court

9

Ministers Special Advisor

2

Minister's PA

0

Minister's Personal secretary

0

Principal Officer

40

Principal Solicitor

0

Registrar of the Labour Court

1

Secretary General

1

Senior Examiner (patents)

1

Services Attendant

5

Services Officer

20

Solicitor

2

Statistician (AP)

1

Superintendent of Cleaners

1

Telephonist

2

Temporary Clerical Officer

7

Total

912