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Technical Officer - Silviculture

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Morobe, Papua New Guinea

Education and Training, Forestry, Security



Applications are invited for suitably qualified candidates for the following position based at PNG University of Technology, Bulolo University College, Bulolo.

Technical Officer II – Silviculture

Reporting directly to the Principal of BUC, suitable candidates are responsible for the nursery and plantation rehabilitation program and to;

  • Carry out and oversee the raising of seedlings in the nursery
  • Carry out and oversee the plantation rehabilitation and establishment program.
  • Assist lecturers in the supervision of practical classes in silviculture as the need arises.
  • Carry out other occasional duties as directed by the Principal.

Candidates must present sound personal qualities with;

  • a sober attitude that promotes being a good role model in promoting the university’s zero tolerance on alcohol
  • enjoyment being and working outdoors.
  • proactive in wanting to do things that improve the environment and facilities of a
  • tertiary institution.
  • ability to be highly productive under minimum supervision.


A Minimum of Diploma in Forestry; B.S. Forestry from a recognized university is required for this position. The candidate must have relevant work experience in Silviculture.

Salary Range

Base Salary Range: Technical Officer II PGK24, 089.00 – PGK29,443. 00 per annum

Base DMA Range: PGK1156.00 per annum

(Level of appointment depends upon qualification and experience)

Application procedure

Suitable candidates are invited to send detailed application with curriculum vitae and certified copies of qualifications. They should provide names and addresses, including email addresses, fax/phone numbers of three (3) referees, at least one of whom should be a past/present employer or supervisor. Applicants should also give an indication of their earliest availability to take up the appointment.

Applications must be sent by email to before 12th of April 2019.


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