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At Rua, we’re always on the look out for people with heaps of energy and vitality, a deep caring for what they do, and professionalism that goes well beyond formal duties. A genuine interest in good food is also essential. We’ll always consider CVs from people who identify these qualities in themselves, even in the absence of particular work placements being available at the time.

Please download the application form (click here), complete the electronic version, be sure to click ‘SAVE AS’ to your desktop and rename the file with your own name.  Then attach in an email, along with your CV to JOBS@CAFERUA.COM.

Depending on your device, you may need to download the free version of Adobe Acrobat ( to complete the online version of the application. 

Alternatively, you can print the application and post it or drop it in, along with your CV to: Rua, Spencer St., Castlebar, Co. Mayo Re: Jobs


We are currently recruiting for the following positions with our teams at Rua Delicatessen and Cafés in Castlebar:

DELICATESSEN ASSISTANT –  Looking for high energy individuals who are passionate about great food, coffee, wine and cheese along with a  flair for great customer service to join our delicatessen team.

The ideal candidate must…

  • Have full availability for the roster including Saturdays and weekends;
  • Have a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar style delicatessen/retail environment;
  • Enjoy a keen interest in food, wine and artisan produce;
  • Have excellent communication skills and be a real team player;
  • Thrive in a busy, fast paced environment and be able to respond to changing situations with ease;
  • Have exceptional customer service skills;
  • Have barista training with at least 3 months experience in making and serving coffee.

ASSISTANT CHEF – fully qualified

The ideal candidate must…

  • Have a minimum of 2 years of professional chef experience in a similar style restaurant;
  • Have full availability for the roster;
  • Have excellent communication skills;
  • Thrive in a busy, fast paced environment and be able to respond to changing situations with ease.

Email the completed application form (see instructions above) and current CV to