Assistance Projects Officer – Jamaica Defence Force (Kingston,Saint Andrew)

Job Description:

Candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Nationality: Be a citizen of the Commonwealth.

Minimum Professional and Educational Requirements:

  • BSc degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering.
  • Five (5) years’ experience in design, implementation and maintenance of mechanical and electrical engineering systems.
  • Candidates who also possess the following would have a distinct advantage
  • Knowledge and familiarity with the GOJ Procurement Guidelines.
  • Qualifications in Project Management.
  • Membership/registration with professional bodies (PERB, JIE, IEEE and PMI).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of high voltage power generation, trans mission, distribution and control systems.
  • Design and implementation of electrical, instrumentation and control systems for sewage, water, commercial and residential facilities.
  • Design and implementation of standby power systems and uninterruptible power supply (UPS).
  • Design and implementation of renewable energy systems.
  • Design and implementation of Ventilation &Air Conditioning Systems.
  • Knowledge of MEP Services and specifications of Plumbing equipment.
  • Proficiency in the use of software packages Microsoft office suite, Microsoft projects, Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD.

Key Competencies:

  • Sound knowledge of the Government Electrical Inspectorate regulations is critical.
  • Have an aptitude and desire to assimilate into military life.
  • Address application letter to S01 J1 (Pers & Admin), Headquarters, Jamaica Defence Force, Up Park Camp, Kingston 5