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4041 Min Fisheries 2 Vacancies 18 May - 2 June 2017

Ministry of Fisheries

2 vacant positions

The office of the Ministry of Fisheries advertises the following vacancies and is now available for interested applicants within and outside the Government services.

Post Title:

Division:

Band:

Salary:

Requirements:

Principal Fisheries Officer

Fisheries Science Division

I

$30,240 - $45,360

  • Bachelor Degree in Fisheries/Marine Science/Aquaculture, Biological and Environmental Sciences or any relevant field from a recognized institution with at least five (5) years of relevant working experience at senior management level in government or private sectors.
  • OR Masters and/or higher qualification degree in Fisheries/Marine Science/Aquaculture, Biological and Environmental Sciences from a recognized institution with at least three (3) years of relevant working experience at senior management level. In government or private sectors.

Desirable

  • Specialized training (aquaculture training and farming activities, hatchery, marine species identification skills)
  • SCUBA diving certificate
  • Advance tertiary course in Aquaculture Fisheries and Business management
  • Aquaculture skills (professional) – Marine and freshwater species.
  • Good background on marine biology research.

Fisheries Trainee

Corporate Service Division

R

$7,560 - $11,340

  • Must pass in Tonga School Certificate (TSC) or its equivalent higher qualification will be considered
  • Working experience in Government or private sector is desirable.
 

Job description can be downloaded from the Ministry’s website www.tongafish.org or contacted Ministry of Fisheries to Mrs Makeleta Mahe/Pelenaise Tuiano at telephone number: 21-399 or email mvaikaka [at] tongafish [dot] gov [dot] to or ptimani [at] tongafish [dot] gov [dot] to during working hours.

All interested applicants are required to submit their applications together with relevant supporting documents (i.e. CV, certified certificates, testimonials etc.) addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Office of the Ministry of Fisheries, Sopu, Nuku’alofa and must be received no later than 4:30pm, Friday 2nd June 2017.

Applicants from the Public Servants should be endorsed by the Chief Executive Officer of their respective Ministries.