Spike Island Development Company is tasked with the day to day running of Spike Island, a heritage island set in Cork harbour.  The island is over 104 acres in size and has a rich and varied history.  The island operates a ticket office in Cobh, guided and self guided tours on the island, retail and cafe spaces, as well as evening tours, events, and facilitating stakeholders.  Our island maintenance team maintain the island and fortress, while our front line service is backed up by administration staff working in ticketing, customer service, accounts and reconcillation.  

On this page you will find vacancies for upcoming roles.  All jobs can be applied for by sending a CV to with the subject 'JOB APPLICATION - Followed by the title of the role you are applying for. Or by filling in the application form on this page and sending, instead of a CV

All applications are treated in the strictest confidence - We will be in touch with successful candidates - We cannot reply to all unsuccessful candidates - Spike Island is an equal opporutnities employer - Successful applicants may be required to work in Cobh or on Spike Island, or both - Good luck with your job hunting.




CV's are welcome at any time to, and should a suitable vacancy arise, we will be in touch.