Vacancies

The Mauritius Ports Authority is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the filling of vacancies in the grade of:

1.

POST

:

SKIPPER

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 42,600 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 - 57,200 x 2,300 - 64,100 x 3,400 - 74, 300 x 4,600 - 83,500

(a)

QUALIFICATIONS

:

Certificate of Competency as Skipper of Fishing vessel of more than 24 meters in length issued by the Directorate of Shipping or Certificate of Competency (CoC 3) unlimited to serve as deck officer on cargo vessel as per STCW 1978 as amended

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 2 years as Skipper on a fishing vessel /2 years as officer of watch on cargo vessel engaged in International trade

 

OR

 

 

(b)

QUALIFICATIONS

:

Second Mate Certificate of Competency Class III unlimited

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least three years’ experience in watch-keeping

 

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should not have reached their 55th birthday by the closing date of submission of applications.

Note: Consideration may be given to candidates of 55 years of age and above for employment on contract basis.

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

2.

POST

:

CIVIL ENGINEER

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 42,600 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 - 57,200 x 2,300-64,100 x 3,400 - 74, 300 x 4,600 - 83,500

 

QUALIFICATIONS

:

(i) A Cambridge Higher School Certificate or passes in at least two subjects obtained on one certificate at the General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced Level’

(ii) A Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering

(iii) Registered with the Council of Registered Professional Engineers of Mauritius

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 3 years’ post registration experience in Civil Engineering or 2 years’ experience in Port Engineering

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should be 40 years of age or below at the closing date of submission of applications.

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

3.

POST

:

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 42,600 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 - 57,200 x 2,300-64,100 x 3,400 - 74, 300 x 4,600 - 83,500

 

QUALIFICATIONS

:

(i) A Cambridge Higher School Certificate or passes in at least two subjects obtained on one certificate at the General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced Level’

(ii) Bachelor Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering

(iii) Registered with the Council of Professional Engineers of Mauritius

 

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 3 years of post-registration experience

Note: Candidates holding the prescribed qualifications but not possessing the required experience may also be considered for employment on a contract basis provided the applicant reckons at least one year’s post registration experience.

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should be 40 years of age or below at the closing date of submission of applications.

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

4.

POST

:

TECHNICAL OFFICER, PORT DEVELOPMENT

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 34,400 x 1,300 - 37,000 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 -57,200 x 2,300 - 64,100 x 3,400 - 74,300

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

:

 

  1.  

A Cambridge School Certificate or Passes obtained on one certificate at the General Certificate of Education ‘Ordinary Level’ either:

  1. in five subjects including English Language with at least Grade C in any two subjects or
  1. in six subjects including English Language with at least Grade C in anyone subject

OR

An equivalent qualification acceptable to the Authority.

  1.  

Diploma in civil engineering or equivalent.

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 2 years’ proven experience in civil engineering

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should be 40 years of age or below at the closing date of submission of applications

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

5.

POST

:

SUPERINTENDENT, ELECTRICAL SERVICES (MARINE)

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 34,400 x 1,300 - 37,000 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 -57,200 x 2,300 - 64,100 x 3,400 - 74,300

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

:

 

(i) A Cambridge Higher School Certificate or passes in at least two subjects obtained on one certificate at the General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced Level’

(ii) Diploma in Electrical Engineering

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 5 years’ post qualification experience in related field

Note: Experience in instrumentation & control and HV power systems would be an advantage

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should be 40 years of age or below at the closing date of submission of applications

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

6.

POST

:

CONTROLLER, MARINE ENGINEERING

 

SALARY SCALE

:

Rs 28,800 x 1,000 - 31,800 x 1,300 - 37,000 x 1,400 - 55,200 x 2,000 - 57,200 x 2,300 - 61,800

 

QUALIFICATIONS

:

CoC (3) Marine Engineering Officer as per STCW 1978 as amended or Chief Engineer Fishing vessels of not less than 3000kw

 

EXPERIENCE

:

At least 1 year experience as officer of the watch in the engine room of sea-going vessel

 

AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY

:

Candidates should not have reached their 55th birthday by the closing date for the submission of applications.

Note: Consideration may be given to candidates of 55 years of age and above for employment on contract basis.

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

7.

POST

:

TECHNICIAN (MECHANICAL SERVICES)

  SALARY SCALE : Rs 20,500 x 800 - 26,900 x 900 -27,800 x 1,000 - 31,800 x 1,300 - 37,000 x 1,400 -46,800
  QUALIFICATIONS :
  1.  Proof of Secondary Education of at least up to Form 3
  1.  National Certificate Level 4(Mechanical Trade) or equivalent Vocational Training
  EXPERIENCE : At least 3 continuous years’ post qualification experience in related field
  AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY : Candidates should be 40 years of age or below at the closing date of submission of applications
     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

8.

POST

:

SEAMAN

  SALARY SCALE : Rs 18,600 x 600 – 19,800 x 700 – 20,500 x 800 – 26,900 x 900 – 27,800 x 1,000 – 31,800 x 13,00 -34,400
  QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE : Certificate as Able Seafarer Deck as per Standard Training Certificate of Watch-Keeping 1978 as amended with at least 3 years’ of sea-going experience

OR

Able Bodied (AB) Certificate with 3 years’ sea-going experience

OR

Efficient Deck Hand (EDH) Certificate with 4 years’ sea-going experience

OR

Certificate issued under the provisions of the International Convention on STCW for Seafarers 1978 as amended in 1995 (Reg II/4) with at least 12 months’ sea going experience

  AGE LIMIT FOR ENTRY :

Candidates should be 55 years of age or below by the closing date of submission of applications

Note:

Consideration may be given to candidates above 55 years of age for employment on contract basis

     

Notice of Vacancy

Download Application Form

Download List of Duties

NOTE:-

  1. Candidates should submit their application on the prescribed MPA application form which may be obtained at the Reception Counter of the MPA, Ground Floor, H. Ramnarain Building, Mer Rouge, Port Louis.  The duly filled application forms should be forwarded to the Director General at the above address.
  2. The Notice of Vacancies and the MPA Application Form as well as other details regarding qualifications, duties etc are available on the website of the Mauritius Ports Authority at www.mauport.com
  1. The closing date for the submission of applications in respect of the above mentioned posts is Monday 5 October 2020.
  1. Candidates should attach documentary evidence of work experience claimed failing which consideration would not be given to the application.
  1. The onus for the submission of equivalence of qualifications from relevant authorities rests on the candidates.
  1. Only the best qualified candidates will be convened for interview.  Late applications will not be considered.
  1. The Mauritius Ports Authority reserves the right not to fill the vacancies following this advertisement.