Jobs in Jamaica: Director – Technical Services (SOG/ST 9)

JOB TITLE: Director – Technical Services (SOG/ST 9)

LOCATION:  Ministry of Transport, Works & Housing, Kingston

DESCRIPTION: Responsible for leading and managing the Technical Services team, which provides policy support at all stages of the policy process, as well as technical advice on Transport and Works matters to the Permanent Secretary, Portfolio Entities and other Government Ministries

QUALIFICATIONS: BSc Degree in Civil Engineering; Training in Project Management and contract administration; Five (5) years’ experience at a managerial level; Good working knowledge of civil engineering principles; Expertise in transport planning and transportation research/analysis techniques; Understanding of the policy development and implementation process; Familiarity with technical regulations and standards that govern the transport and works sector; Excellent oral and written communication skills Excellent interpersonal and management skills; Minimum Qualification and Experience

CONTACT INFORMATION: Director, Corporate Services, Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing, 138h Maxifield Avenue, Kingston 10; Email: [email protected]; Prospective applicants may check the Ministry’s website at www.mtw.gov.jm for more details on this job opportunity.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 30, 2015