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4101 Fisheries 4 Vacancies 17 July - 11 August 2017

Ministry of Fisheries

4 vacant positions

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

Post Title:

Division:

Band:

Salary:

Requirements:

Principal Fisheries Officer

(Re – Advertise)

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 Biology research.

Senior Fisheries Officer

(Re – Advertise)

Fisheries Management and Development Division

K

$23,520 - $35,280

  • Bachelor Degree in Economics, Fisheries Science, Marine Affairs, Fisheries Management, Business Administration 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 qualification degree in Economics, Fisheries Science, Fisheries Management, Business Administration or any relevant field from a recognized institution and with 1 year of relevant working experience at senior level.
  • Specialized training in Fisheries Economics and Fisheries Science and Marine Affairs 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.

Technical Officer Grade II

Corporate Service Division

M

$15,120 -$22,680

  • Must have a Diploma in Accounting, Finance or Management or any relevant field from a recognized Institution with at least 1 year of relevant working experience in Government or in the Private Sector.

OR

  • Pass in PSSC or its equivalent with at least three (3) years of working experiences in Government or in the Private Sector.
  • Well versed with Government financial procedures and operations.

Desirable

  • Good knowledge of basic accounting.
  • Good computer skills in Basic Microsoft Office.
  • Familiarize with using of Sun System.

Fisheries Trainee (Receptionist)

Corporate Service Division

R

$7,560 - $11,340

  • Must pass in Tonga School Certificate (TSC) or its equivalent.
  • Higher qualification will be considered.
 

Job description can be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: www.tongafish.org or contacted Ministry of Fisheries to Mrs Ruby Kolo ‘Onesi at telephone number: 21-399 or email: rkoro [at] tongfish [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, 11th August 2017.

Applicants from the Public Servants should be endorsed by the Chief Executive Officer of their respective Ministries. Incomplete Applications will not be considered.