Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Assistant (MCS Assistant)

The Forum Fisheries Agency invites applications from interested and qualified candidates for the position of Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Assistant (MCS Assistant). The position is one of two positions responsible to the Surveillance Operations Officer 1 within the Fisheries Operations Division. 

Job Purpose:

The primary purpose for the MCS Assistant is to provide administrative and operational support to the Operations of the Regional Fisheries Surveillance Centre (RFSC) and contribute to the achievement of the Fisheries Operations objectives. More specifically the position is responsible for the following Key Result Areas-:

1. Provide assistance and support to the Regional Fisheries Surveillance Centre Operations,

2. Participate in the testing of operations support tools and assist in the effective management of members data provided to the RFSC in line with FFA ISMS policy Database and Information Management; and

3. Maintain effective communications with members in areas of responsibilities for the position.

About You

The successful candidate must possess a certificate/diploma in maritime or fisheries related field with at least 3 years experience in a related field. In addition, you must possess strong analytical skills to undertake simple and complex analysis of data. 


Download the attachments for more information on the position and how to apply. 

Both women and men are encouraged to apply. 

Closing Date: 
Thursday, February 18, 2021