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Vacancies

Job Vacancies Available Now

The Ministry of Fisheries is responsible for the conservation, management, sustainable utilization and development of fisheries resources in the Kingdom and the fisheries waters in order to achieve economically, socially and environmentally sustainable fisheries that contributes to better living standards for all Tongans. The following Posts are now available.

 

TONGATAPU

1. Fisheries Assistant

The role of this post is to collect data with related information to assist in enhanced scientific knowledge.

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 2. Fisheries Officer

The role of this post to coordinate, monitor and manage hatchery production and research for Sea cucumber species at Sopu Mariculture centre.

Participate other hatchery production and research for other aquaculture commodities cultured at Sopu Mariculture center.

Provide quality advise on the best course of action for a successful sea cucumber hatchery and grow-out production and support Head of Section

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3. National small-scale fisheries consultant for Tonga

The Ministry of Fisheries in collaboration with FAO wishes to advertise the following vacancy for interested applicants

Job Title National small-scale fisheries consultant for Tonga
Programmed / Project number

TCP/TON/3804 (100 days)

TCP/SAP/3807 (60 days)

TCP/TON/3801(5 days)

Location Tongatapu
Minimum requirements
  • Degree or Diploma in marine or fisheries or related field
  • Fisheries background and/or technical skills and/or with relevant work experience is an advantage
  • Computer literate and able to use basic software applications (e.g. Microsoft Word, powerpoint and Excel)
  • Good communication skills in English, written and oral
  • Good technical writing skills relevant to the subject matter
  • Ability to organise and lead consultation groups
  • Ability to conduct grey and anecdotal material research and desk review of literature
  • Ability to work and meet deadlines with remote supervision
  • Ability to work locally in Tonga and under remote COVID modality with stakeholders restricted by border controls
  • A National of Tonga
  • Must be in Tonga upon offer

Interested applicants are required to submit curriculum vitae (CV) and addressed to

Chief Executive Officer

Ministry of Fisheries

Sopu

Nukualofa

Applications must be in a closed envelope titled “Job application for National small-scale fisheries consultant” and submitted to the Ministry of Fisheries and emailed with the title “Job application for National small-scale fisheries consultant” to Mr. Poasi Ngaluafe; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and to be received no later than 4:30pm, 29th October 2021.

The Terms of Reference outlining the duties can be download here  (click to doanload) or contact the Ministry of Fisheries at telephone number: 7401200 / 7401201 or email Mr. Poasi Ngaluafe: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Mrs. Tracy 'Aisea This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. during working hours.