Vacancies - Ministry of Fisheries

Advertisement of Two (2) vacant positions, Ministry of Fisheries

The Ministry of Fisheries advises that the following vacancies are available for interested applicant within and outside the government services.

 

Interested candidates must provide applications letter and must be accompanied by a cover letter, curriculum vitae, testimonials, valid police record, certified copies of academic transcripts and birth certificate.

 

The job descriptions outlining the duties can be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: www.tongafish.org OR by contacting the Ministry of Fisheries at telephone number 21-399/27799 OR email Ms. Faka’osilea Moala: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Ruby ‘Onesi: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. during working hours.

 

Interested public servants are required to submit endorsement of their respective Chief Executive Officers.

 

All applications to be addressed to, Chief Executive Officer, Ministry of Fisheries, Sopu, Nuku’alofa and to be received no later than 4:30pm, 27th February, 2019. Incomplete Application will not be considered.

 

 

Post Title

Division

Band

Salary

Requirements

 

1.     Senior Fisheries Officer

Fisheries Science Division

J

$26,880-$40,320

- Bachelor Degree in Fisheries/Marine Science/Aquaculture, Biological and Environmental Science or any relevant field from a recognized institution with at least three (3) years of relevant working experience in senior level OR
 
- Masters and/or higher qualifications in Fisheries/ Marine Science/Aquaculture, Biological and Environmental Science or any relevant field from a recognized institution with one (1) year of relevant working experience at senior level.
 
Desirable:
 
- Specialized training in Fisheries Economics and Fisheries Science and Marine Affair would be an advantage
Good knowledge and understanding of Public Sector Reform and also an ability to interact with work colleagues and stakeholders, familiarization and understanding of Fisheries issues will be an advantage

 

2.     Fisheries Officer (Marketing Officer)

Fisheries Management and Development Division

L

($19,490-$29,230)

- Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Economics, Trade or any other relevant field
 
OR
 
- Diploma in Marketing, Economic, Trade or any other relevant field with at least three (3) years of relevant working experience in Public Service or similar role.
 
- Higher qualification would be an advantage
 
- Understanding of Ministry of Fisheries roles and functions