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COOK ISLANDS GOVERNMENT (CIGOV) VACANCIES

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Kia Orana! Welcome to the Cook Islands Government Jobs & Vacancy Portal.  This has been established to help the Cook Islands Public Sector's recruitment efforts to attract experienced, qualified and professional individuals who wish to serve in the Cook Islands for our people.  Positions range from Management, Operations to Expert or Specialist fields, these can be located on either Rarotonga or in the Outer Islands 'Pa Enua'.  For regular updates or prompts please signup below.   Kia Manuia! (Be well and may you live long)

 

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Location:

National Environment Service

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

August 17, 2021

Listed:

July 26, 2021, 6:19:16 AM

The Public Service Commissioner invites applications for the position of:
Director of Tu’anga Tāporoporo-National Environment Service (NES)

Job Purpose:
The Director of National Environment Service (NES) is responsible for leading Government’s
priorities for the protection, conservation and management of the Cook Islands environment,
and ensuring alignment with the National Sustainable Development Plan.

Job Duties:
- Develop and implement the NES’s short and long term plans and programmes which
promote NES’s vision and mission
- Provide strategic input and leadership on decision-making issues affecting NES’s
performance, funding, and partnerships
- Create, improve, implement and enforce policies and procedures that will ensure strict
compliance with Government financial policies and procedures
- Mentor and interact with NES’s employees at all levels to foster growth and encourage
development among senior managers and all members of staff
- Build relationships, communicate effectively, and establish credibility throughout NES,
with Ministers, other Government Agencies and key Stakeholders, as an effective
developer of solutions to business challenges

Location:

National Security Division

Office of the Prime Minister

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

August 7, 2021

Listed:

July 21, 2021, 2:16:41 AM

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is seeking an individual who is qualified with proven experience, enthused and passionate about our country, with strong work ethics, and a team player to fill the following position:

Intelligence Analyst (officer level), National Security Division:

is responsible for assessing, collecting and disseminating intelligence, to making real time analytic judgements; he/she will support the Director of National Security in surveillance and response to threats where appropriate.

Location:

Office of Emergency Management Cook Islands - EMCI

Office of the Prime Minister

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

August 7, 2021

Listed:

July 21, 2021, 2:06:20 AM

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is seeking an individual who is qualified with proven experience, enthused and passionate about our country, with strong work ethics, and a team player to fill the following position:

Director, Office of Emergency Management Cook Islands (EMCI):

To head the national office for emergency management; he/she has a mandated responsibility to lead disaster preparedness, disaster risk management, and disaster recovery; and to ensure all response agencies are well prepared.

Location:

Labour & Consumer Services

Ministry of Internal Affairs

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

July 21, 2021, 1:04:59 AM

Join our Fun, Dynamic and Innovative Team
We're Hiring!!

Labour & Consumer Officer

Develop new knowledge and skills to conduct worksite inspections, respond to queires on employment and consumer issues, assist workers and employers relationship, polish your communication skills and contribute to our economic and decent work environment. Junior position with great opportunities for capacity building and further promotion.

Location:

Civil Aviation Authority

Te Mana Tumotu O Te Kuki Airani - Ministry of Transport (MoT)

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 30, 2021

Listed:

July 20, 2021, 4:47:01 AM

We have a vacancy within our Ministry for the position of Director of Civil Aviation. This is a technical position, which requires extensive experience and qualification in the Aviation Sector.

What is required;
A minimum of one of the following: a Bachelor’s degree in Aeronautics; an airline transport pilot licence, licenced aircraft maintenance engineer or Air Traffic controller. Over 5 years in a management role and preferably 15 years in the aviation industry.

Location:

Cook Islands Customs Service

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 31, 2021

Listed:

July 20, 2021, 1:36:44 AM

The Cook Islands Customs Service are seeking suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the following position:

Airport Customs Officer

This is a part-time, variable hour’s role based at Rarotonga Airport.

Working as part of a team to protect the Cook Islands and its people can be interesting and highly rewarding. It can be a busy and challenging environment and we need people who are dedicated, enjoy team work, and hold themselves to the highest standards of integrity.

Our workforce is diverse and we welcome applicants with a variety of skills, experience, and backgrounds. If you have excellent customer service skills, and enjoy working in an often fast paced environment where you welcome people and are also interested in focusing on law enforcement and identifying risk, you may be interested in becoming an Airport Customs Officer.

Location:

Head of Ministry

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

August 10, 2021

Listed:

July 17, 2021, 11:30:24 PM

The Public Service Commissioner invites applications for the position of:
Head of Te Tango Angaanga ō te Kūki Āirani - Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI)

Head of Ministry (HoM) Purpose:
The Secretary of Infrastructure is responsible for leading Government’s priorities in the
infrastructure sector and ensuring that future infrastructure development aligns with both the
National Sustainable Development Plan and the National Infrastructure Investment Plan.

HoM Job Duties:

 Deliver premier infrastructure within budget and timelines through quality planning and
promoting sustainable and environmentally sound practices
 Implement and adhere to policies and systems that ensure strict compliance with
Government financial policies and procedures
 Co-ordinate and complete delivery of Pa Enua capital projects in a timely and cost
effective manner
 Ensuring that infrastructure works carried out is of the highest standard and complies
with national health and safety regulations
 Inspire and motivate employees
 Build strong relationships with other Government Agencies and key Stakeholders

Location:

Avaroa Cable Ltd

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 28, 2021

Listed:

July 14, 2021, 2:47:54 AM

Work at the heart of the communications revolution currently unfolding in the Cook Islands. Avaroa Cable Ltd (ACL) is the South Pacific's newest wholesale telecommunications operator. We are looking for someone to join our dynamic team located in Rarotonga, Cook Islands to manage our business activities, obligations and responsibilities.

Reporting directly to the CEO, and working closely with the ACL Board of Directors, the ideal candidate will combine at least 5 years’ experience in the corporate world with a strong working knowledge and experience in contract management, project management, stakeholder management, corporate governance, strategic communication and marketing, and be exceptionally well organized.

Location:

Cook Islands Tourism Corporation

Ministry:

Aitutaki

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

July 13, 2021, 9:47:54 PM

Join the dynamic hardworking team at Cook Islands Tourism Corporation! With the mandate to lead the nation in tourism, destination development and destination marketing. Cook Islands Tourism Corporation invites applicants for the position of, Aitutaki Tourism Officer - Part Time, to join the Destination Development division.

Applicants must possess the following expertise:
- Three years experience in the Tourism Industry
- Efficient knowledge in general office and administrative duties, MS Excel, MS Word and MS Outlook.
- Must be able to speak and write in English and Cook Islands Maori

The applicant must be flexible to work weekends, is outgoing and enjoys meeting new people, is willing to learn and able to work independently. The applicant will assist with the arrival and departure experience at the Aitutaki Airport and will be required to provide and deliver efficient support to the Destination Aitutaki Coordinator.

Location:

Cook Islands Tourism Corporation

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

July 13, 2021, 9:10:52 PM

Join the dynamic hardworking team at Cook Islands Tourism Corporation! With the mandate to lead the nation in tourism, destination development and destination marketing. Cook Islands Tourism Corporation invites applicants for the position of, Business Partnership Manager, to join the Destination Development division.

The Business Partnership Manager will be responsible for the efficient and effective management of all frontline services and activities provided by Cook Islands Tourism Corporation.

Applicants must possess the following expertise:
- Tertiary Degree in a related field
- Five years’ experience in the Tourism Industry
- Two years in a management role
- Excellent organizational and management skills
- Excellent public relations skills, customer service skills
- Ability to prioritize work and meet tight deadlines
- Ability to manage complaints in a timely manner
- Ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects at one time
- Proficient in MS Office, G Suite and Adobe Creative Suite
- Must be able to speak and write in English and Cook Islands Maori

Location:

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

41148

-
$

55962

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

July 9, 2021, 1:11:33 AM

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has a vacancy and invites applications for the following position. We are looking for qualified with proven experience, motivated with a can do attitude to fill this role within the Ministry:

Director of Civil Works Asset Management

This is a senior management role responsible for the overall management of the division. To ensure timely delivery of its work programme and contribute to the strategic direction of the ministry. Applicant must have at least 9-10 years’ experience in a leadership and management role with a Degree in Civil Engineering/Project Management or a related field. Road and drainage work experience is an advantage.

Location:

Airport Authority, Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 31, 2021

Listed:

June 29, 2021, 6:55:26 PM

The Board of Directors of the Airport Authority Cook Islands is looking to employ a Chief Executive
Officer. The Airport Authority is a statutory body established for the purpose of managing airports on
Rarotonga and Aitutaki.

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Airport Authority will lead and implement the strategic direction
of the Airport Authority and is responsible for the overall control and management of operations and
business of the Airport Authority. The CEO reports to the Airport Authority Cook Islands Board. The CEO
will continue the process of building capacity in the business through strong leadership and the development of trusted relationships with staff and stakeholders.

Location:

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

June 15, 2021, 1:18:37 AM

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has a vacancy and invites applications for the following position. We are looking for qualified with proven experience, motivated with a can do attitude to fill this role within the Ministry:

Senior CAD & Environment Engineer

This role is responsible for the development and management of Computer Aided Drawings (CAD), technical drawing standards and procedures. A tertiary qualification in CAD draughting is essential with at least 5 years’ experience working in CAD draughting or similar role.

Location:

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

June 15, 2021, 1:15:12 AM

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has a vacancy and invites applications for the following position. We are looking for qualified with proven experience, motivated with a can do attitude to fill this role within the Ministry:

Senior Asset Engineer

is to provide Asset Management (AM) planning for ICI. Implement the Asset Management Plan, maintain asset database including collection and verification of asset condition data, and develop forward works programmes, including maintenance and renewals.

Location:

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

June 15, 2021, 1:12:06 AM

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has a vacancy and invites applications for the following position. We are looking for qualified with proven experience, motivated with a can do attitude to fill this role within the Ministry:

Procurement Advisor

is responsible for supporting the procurement team with policy and procedural development and implementation. Providing tender development and administration and preparing procurement analysis and management reporting. The position will be required to address the business improvement process of the whole ministry and to carry out market analysis to set up business like operations for waste management and road works functions of the ministry

Location:

Infrastructure Cook Islands

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

41148

-
$

55962

Deadline:

July 24, 2021

Listed:

June 15, 2021, 1:08:33 AM

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) has a vacancy and invites applications for the following position. We are looking for qualified with proven experience, motivated with a can do attitude to fill this role within the Ministry:

Director Corporate Services

This is a senior management position who will be responsible for the overall management of the division to ensure a timely delivery of its outputs and to contribute to the strategic direction of the ministry by providing oversight in the delivery of capital projects and targeted programmes.

Location:

Ministry of Justice

Ministry:

Rarotonga

$

Salary:

-
$

Deadline:

Listed:

May 18, 2021, 12:03:11 AM

The Ministry of Justice has four Intern – Casual positions available to assist with record management projects.

Should you be interested please submit the following to our HR & Asset Manager (email: maybelline.bullen@cookislands.gov.ck):

1) A letter of interest or cover letter (please include details of your availability),
2) A completed application form (download from MOJ website),
3) A copy of your curriculum vitae or resume, and
4) A copy of your most recent transcripts.