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7207 Ports Authority Tonga Vacancy 14 - 31 March 2023


• Manager for Human Resource and Administration

• Security Guards 2x

This serves to invite interested candidates to apply for below vacant position, which is now available at Ports Authority Tonga.



Technical to the Position


Manager for Human Resource & Administration Division

  • The Manager of Corporate Services – Administration and Human Resources reports to the General Manager of Corporate Services and is responsible with the managing and operating the following sub-sections of the Corporate Services:
Human Resources, Recruitment and Training
Administration and Health & Safety
Transport and Cleaning Services
  • A Human Resource and Administration manager work closely with the finance, procurement, sales, and customer service departments.
  • This role is responsible for the administering, supervising, monitoring, implementing and reviewing of the Human resource and Administration sub-section of the Corporate Services. This is to ensure the maximization of the productivity of the Authority by optimizing the effectiveness of its employees.
  • A Degree in Management, HR & Administration or relevant qualification from a recognized institution
  • A Master in Management, HR & Administration or relevant qualification from a recognised institution will be an advantage
  • Basic Knowledge in Accounting and Legal
  • 5 years’ minimum experience in a senior managerial level in HR & Administration
  • Past experiences in facilitating, preparing and delivering in-house trainings
  • Previous experience in performance management system
  • Be computer, Microsoft Office and internet literate
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent skills in report and letter writing


Security Guards 2x

  • The Ports Authority Tonga is seeking to recruit competent, committed, self-motivated and enthusiastic candidates to work as security guards within the security division and domestic wharves. Successful candidates will report directly to the shift leader.
  • No criminal records.
  • Passed Form 5 minimum.
  • Must be between the ages of 20-35 years of age.
  • Candidates must be healthy and active to perform any given responsibilities from time to time.
  • Communicate efficiently and proactively via radio and phone.
  • Must be a team player and well disciplined.
  • Must be efficient and committed to the job.
  • 2 or more years military and policing working experience is preferable.
  • Candidates must reside within the Nuku’alofa area.

All applications MUST be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Ports Authority Tonga, Nuku’alofa and MUST include the following;

  • Letter of application – cover letter.
  • Updated Curriculum Vitae.
  • Clear Recent Police Record.
  • Certified copies of qualification transcript(s) and Certificate(s) and
  • Three reference letters, one must be from your current Employer.

All applications must be received no later than 4:00pm, Friday 31st March 2023.

For further information regarding the above vacancies, please contact Mrs. Mele H Lavemaau, email: mele [dot] lavemaau [at] tongaports [dot] to


Matangi Tonga Online ref. #7207 Ports Authority Tonga, 14 - 31 March 2023