Career Opportunities in Fisheries


Guideline - Applying for a Position with the Fijian Civil Service

On 22 January 2016 the Fijian Civil Service introduced Open Merit Recruitment and Selection. The focus of the changes is to ensure that the best eligible applicant for each position is appointed to the position. All positions in the Fijian Civil Service are available for open competition, and eligible, qualified people are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility will be specified in the advertisement and job description, but is generally Fijian Citizen, under 55 years of age, of good character with a clear police record, in sound health and able to demonstrate a commitment to the values of the Public Service (as stipulated in the Fijian Constitution).Click here to read more

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 Ministry of Fisheries Vacancies

The Ministry of Fisheries is seeking suitably qualified applicants for the following vacancies:

The appointment process for these positions will be in accordance with the Public Service Commission Open Merit Recruitment and Selection Guideline.



All applicants for employment in the Ministry of Fisheries must be of good character, with a background that demonstrates their commitment to the public service values contained in the Fijian Constitution. Applicants must also be Fijian Citizens, under age 55, in sound health, with a clear police record. The selected applicant will be required to provide a medical certificate and police clearance prior to taking up duty.


Application Process

To apply and be eligible for consideration applicants must submit the following documents only:

1. An application letter addressing the knowledge, skills, experience and abilities required ( as stipulated in the Role Description available from the Ministry website above (for the position; no more than two (2) pages

2. A current CV/Resume with referee contact details.

3. Copies of Academic Transcripts and Certificates.



Applicants are encouraged to submit their application by email to Mr JosevataTamata on email: OR


Applications by Post:                                                                                                         Applications Delivered:

Permanent Secretary for Fisheries                                                                                 Ministry of Fisheries

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Suva                                                                                                                                       Level G, Takayawa Building

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We ask that you submit your application no later than 4:30pm on Monday 14th November, 2022. Click here to view all Vacancies

Vacancy No Position title
MFish 22/39 Fisheries Officer - Investigation, Offshore Division. [Pool Recruitment] Click Here For position Description
MFish 22/40 Fisheries Technical Officer - Compliance (PROJECT), Inshore Division. [Pool Recruitment] Click Here For position Description
MFish 22/15 (Re-advertised)  Fisheries Officer - Intel & Policy, Inshore Division. [Pool Recruitment] Click Here For position Description


Josevata Tamata