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4841 Min Fisheries Vacancies 10-24 May 2019

Ministry of Fisheries

Vacant Positions

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

Post Title:





Senior Fisheries Officer


Fisheries Science Division


$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.


  • 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

Senior Technical Officer (SMA Officer)

Fisheries Science Division (Vava’u)



  • A Bachelor Degree in Marine Science / Marine Affairs or relevant field from a recognized University with up to 3 years of relevant working experience


  • Diploma in relevant field from a recognized tertiary institution plus 5 years of work experience in a similar role;
  • Higher Qualification may be considered
  • Local resident in Vava’u are desirable

Job descriptions can be downloaded from the Ministry’s website: or contacted the Ministry of Fisheries at telephone number: 21-399 / 7401201 or email Ms. Faka’osilea Moala: fmoala [at] tongafish [dot] gov [dot] to during working hours.

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

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, 24th of May, 2019. Incomplete applications will not be considered.