Current Vacancies

Knock Shrine is currently recruiting for the following seasonal positions, in advance of re-opening for the 2021 season

Mass Enrolment Assistants

You will be responsible for fulfilling Mass Enrolment requests in a busy customer-facing environment.  This role involves continuous interaction with the public, both face to face and over the telephone.

You will have:

  • Excellent customer care skills.
  • A good work ethic and ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • A friendly, calm and efficient manner at all times.
  • Experience of working as part of a dynamic team.
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.

The following skills and experience, while not essential, would be advantageous:

  • Experience of working with Point of Sale system.
  • IT skills (Word and Excel).

These are seasonal positions and candidates must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends.

To apply please email your Cover Letter, Application Form (completed in your own handwriting), and CV to hrdepartment@knockshrine.ie

 

You may also submit your application by post to:

HR Manager

Knock Shrine

Knock

Co. Mayo

F12 Y 226

The closing date for receipt of applications  is Friday 7th May, 2021.

Download the application form here

 

Knock Shrine – Ushers

You will be responsible for providing a welcoming presence to pilgrims, whilst advising all visitors on how to adhere to Covid 19 guidelines during their time at Knock Shrine.   This role involves continuous interaction with the public with the aim of making the pilgrim experience satisfying and enjoyable during this period when Covid-19 restrictions are in place.

You will:

  • guide and assist pilgrims to religious services and activities.
  • monitor and control attendance at religious services and activities.
  • if required, assist with sanitising surfaces.
  • have good work ethic and ability to work on your own initiative.
  • have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • demonstrate a friendly, calm and efficient manner at all times.

While it is not essential, it would be advantageous to have a good understanding about the activities and history of Knock Shrine.

These are seasonal positions for the 2021 pilgrimage season only and candidates must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends.

To apply please email your Cover Letter and Application Form to hrdepartment@knockshrine.ie

You may also submit your application by post to:

HR Manager

Knock Shrine

Knock

Co. Mayo

F12 Y 226

 

The closing date for receipt of applications for this position is Friday 7th May, 2021.

The application form is available to download here.