Wednesday, 20 November 2019

Ceisteanna (255)

Thomas Pringle

Ceist:

255. Deputy Thomas Pringle asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment the estimated full-year cost of recruiting three extra whole-time equivalent petroleum exploration specialists in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48060/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Communications)

The information requested by the Deputy is outlined in the following table.

Grade

Estimated Gross Annual Salary Cost (1st Point of PPC Scale )

No. of Grade

Total Gross Cost

Petroleum Exploration Specialists

€78,790.00

3

€236,370

My Department does not currently have Petroleum Exploration Specialists vacancies and does not currently plan recruitment at this grade.