Work at Killruddery

Killruddery, the World renowned gardens and house. Set in 850 acres of beautiful landscape cared for and lived in by the same family for 400 years. Living history on Dublin’s door step.Here’s your opportunity to join our team for the season and beyond, to work with a dynamic team, in a creative and authentic environment. Killruddery is an equal opportunities employer which offers a competitive salary and benefits; including certified training, staff memberships & discounts.

We have the following positions available:

Food and Beverage Assistants, Commis Chef

See below for further details of the roles we have available:  


Postcard 1 - HouseMB
Serving Drinks Grainstore
Grainstore Set up 2
Mushroom Supper


Food and Beverage Assistants:

You will work alongside the Killruddery F&B Team to maintain the highest of standards in the F&B outlets. Dealing warmly and efficiently with the public while ensuring the highest customer service standards and maintaining the integrity of the Killruddery Brand. Previous experience in a similar role essential. Please click here to view full job description.

Commis Chef:

You will be responsible for assisting in the preparation and presentation of the food, as supervised by our Head Chef You will have a proven ability to work under pressure within a team and to follow instruction. A passion to learn and a drive to succeed in a culinary/hospitality career. Previous experience as a Commies Chef is essential. Please click here to view full job description.

Only those candidates who fulfil can demonstrate that they meet the requirements of the Job Description and match with the ethos of Killruddery will be called for an interview

Killruddery will re-open for our season in April and daily from May to September.

To apply please forward your C.V. to Tara Maher on


Our Kitchen Garden always welcomes volunteers who would like help in the work of restoring this garden to a working Kitchen Garden. The Walled Garden working hours are between 8.30am and 3pm Monday to Friday, and all levels of gardener are welcome.  If you would like to volunteer, you can get in touch at