Vacancy of 19 June 2024

The Mauritius Ports Authority is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the filling of the post of MANAGER PORT EMERGENCY SERVICES


Rs 54,300 x 1,525 – 61,925 x 2,200 – 64,125 x 2,525 – 71,700 x 3,725 – 82,875 x 5,050 – 108,125


(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 of the Institute of Fire Engineers (Level 3) or equivalent

(iii) Bachelor Degree in Emergency Services Administration /Disaster and Emergency Management / Business Management or equivalent

(iv) Masters in Emergency Services Administration / Crisis and Disaster Management /Masters in Business Administration or equivalent

(v) Certificates in swimming/diving

(vi) First Aid Certificate


At least 10 years’ experience in firefighting,fire prevention and environmental protection out of which:

(i) 5 years should be at the level of a Superintendent (PES)


(ii) 3 years’ should be at an Assistant Chief Fire Officer  level.


Candidates should be 45 years of age or below by the closing date of submission of applications


Download Notice of Vacancy

Download List of Duties

Download Application Form



  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 signed forms should be forwarded to the Ag Director General at the above address.
  1. The Notice of Vacancy 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
  1. The closing date for the submission of applications in respect of the above-mentioned post is Wednesday 03 July 2024.
  1. Candidates should attach documentary evidence of qualifications and 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 to convene the best qualified candidates for the selection exercise and/ or not to proceed with the above vacancy following this advertisement.