GOVERNMENT OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, LAND AND FISHERIES

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries is seeking to recruit suitable candidates on contract to fill the following positions:

Manager, Corporate Communications

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to develop, implement, direct and evaluate the Ministry’s marketing and communications strategies and programmes including public relations, media relations, website content and the Ministry’s identity/image programme. Duties include planning, organizing, directing and coordinating the work of staff engaged in the performance of related activities. Duties also include using communications as a vital component of the overall change management programme in support of the Ministry’s initiatives amongst stakeholders and informing clients, employees and the general public of initiatives and polices of government and of the Ministry/Department.

JOB DESCRIPTIONManager, Corporate Communications

Senior Network Specialist

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to perform specialized technical duties in the administration, operations, maintenance and support of the computer network hardware, software, intranet, internet, portal, communications, LANs, WANs and related infrastructure of the Ministry. Duties include ensuring secure network and communications operations, including the intranet, portal and internet-related services; providing network management and network maintenance; delivering successful network, messaging and communications projects; achieving targeted service and availability levels; and supervising other network professionals, technical and support staff.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Senior Network Specialist

Senior Database Specialist

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to perform specialized database design, development, implementation, maintenance and support duties for the information systems of the Ministry. Duties include ensuring the security, confidentiality, integrity and availability of the databases of the Ministry providing advice on database technology and products; managing database design and development activities; developing, administering, maintaining and supporting database solutions; and supervision of professional, technical and support staff.

JOB DESCRIPTIONSenior Database Specialist .

Network Specialist

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to provide technical services in the management, operations and maintenance of the computer network hardware and software, intranet, internet, portal, communications, LANs, WANs and related connectivity infrastructure of the Ministry. Duties include operating and maintaining network and connectivity components; monitoring network security; resolving network problems and service incidents; and supervision of technical and support staff as required.

JOB DESCRIPTIONNetwork Specialist.

Database Specialist

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to provide general database management, maintenance and support services for the database systems of the Ministry. Duties include assisting with the monitoring and management of the security, integrity and availability of the databases of the Ministry supporting the design and development of databases; and maintaining and enhancing the database solutions of the Ministry and supervising Technical and Support Staff as required.

JOB DESCRIPTIONDatabase Specialist 

Information Systems Specialist

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to provide technical services for software application systems of the Ministry. Duties include analysis of operational data to meet the information needs of stakeholders; assisting with the selection, design, programming and testing of software applications; supporting the enhancement of software applications; providing training to key stakeholders on specified information systems; and supervision of Technical and Support Staff as required. Depending on work assignment, the incumbent will be required to perform these duties in a specified category of software application solutions, such as: a) the business information systems of the Ministry such as finance, payroll and human resource management; b) the Ministry specific information systems; c) any defined combination of business and Ministry specific information systems.

JOB DESCRIPTIONInformation System Specialist

Information and Communication Technology Technical Officer

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to provide technical support in the operations and maintenance of the ICT infrastructure of the Ministry under the guidance and direction of a supervisor. Duties include installation and support of personal computers and related software; monitoring the operations of the Ministry’s IT and networking infrastructure; assisting with the installation of computer and networking infrastructure; and responding to and addressing IT incident reports and requests for help.

JOB DESCRIPTIONInformation Communications Technology Technical Officer.

Information and Communication Technology Support Officer

JOB SUMMARY:

The incumbent is required to provide operational support functions for the ICT infrastructure of the Ministry under the guidance and direction of supervisors. Duties include assisting with software development and testing under supervision; performing defined operational procedures including documentation on the ICT systems; resolving defined requests for support and routine incidents; and monitoring levels of service provided.

JOB DESCRIPTIONInformation and Communications Technology Support Officer

 


 

Interested persons can submit resumé with relevant documents and certification to:

 

The Director

Human Resource Management Division

Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries

St. Clair Circle, St. Clair

 

Electronic Submissions can be sent to: fphr@gov.tt

 

Deadline for receipt of applications is April 21, 2017

UNSUITABLE/LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACKNOWLEDGED