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4204 PSC 5 Vacancies 9-21 November 2017


Ref: STF. 4/2/40/2 v10

Five (5) Vacant Positions at the Office of the Public Service Commission

The Office of the Public Service Commission advises the following vacancies are available for interested applicants within and outside the government service:

  1. Principal Assistant Secretary, Workforce Devlopment Division

  2. Senior Computer Programmer, ICT Division

  3. Legal Officer, Policy Division

  4. Assistant Secretary, Corporate Services Division

  5. Assistant Secretary, Oversight Division

Position and Division

Minimum Requirements

Salary Range

Principal Assistant Secretary

Workforce Development Division

Qualification and Experience


  • Relevant degree from a recognized tertiary institution and at least 5 years work experience in a senior position OR a relevant Master’s degree from a recognized tertiary institution with at least 3 years work experience in a senior position.
  • Demonstrated experience in a senior leadership position;
  • Strong foundation in statistics, research design/analysis and qualitative/quantitative evaluation and policy formulation;


  • Experience and knowledge of project planning and project management procedures in the public sector in Tonga or the Pacific would be an asset.

Salary Band I

($30,240 - $45,360)

Senior Computer Programmer

ICT Division

Qualification and Experience

  • Must hold a Bachelor degree in IT, Computer Science or a related field from a recognized tertiary institution with at least three (3) years or more work experience in IT or relevant field.

Salary Band J

($26,880 - $40,320)

Legal Officer,

Policy Division

Qualification and Experience


  • Must have a Bachelor of Law degree from a recognized common law tertiary institution.
  • Some years of experience is desirable but not necessary.


  • Post admission to the legal bar.

Salary Band J

($26,880 - $40,320)

Assistant Secretary, Corporate Services Division

Qualification and Experience

  • Relevant degree in a recognized field.
  • Some experience is required although not necessary

Salary Band L

($19,490 - $29,230)

Assistant Secretary, Oversight Division

All interested applicants are required to submit their applications together with relevant supporting documents (i.e. CV, certified certificates etc.) to be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Office of The Public Service Commission, Nuku’alofa. All applications must be received no later than 4:30pm, Tuesday 21stof November, 2017. Public Servants who wish to apply must submit their applications with the endorsement of their respective Chief Executive Officer.

Should you require a copy of the Job Description or further information regarding the abovementioned vacancies, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Lisimeili Loloa via email at lloloa [at] psc [dot] gov [dot] to or by telephone at (676) 25-770.