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Careers at NMSA - Papua New Guinea National Maritime Safety Authority

NMSA is a largely self-funded government statutory authority employing nearly 100 people and offering unique and challenging career opportunities across Papua New Guinea. NMSA is a choice and equal opportunity employer offering career opportunities for people from a wide range of disciplines, from university graduates through to established professionals.

NMSA has a strong work culture with high job and organisation engagement. All employees, whether directly or indirectly involved, work together to enhance the safety of shipping and seafarers, to protect the marine environment, and to coordinate maritime search and rescue services.

We work closely with other Papua New Guinean and international government agencies and related industries, providing valuable advice and expertise.

NMSA employees are expected to abide by the NMSA code of conduct and represent NMSA value.

The National Maritime Safety Authority has offices in seven locations throughout Papau New Guinea: Port Moresby, Alotau, Lae, Madang, Vanimo, Rabaul and Kimbe.



Position Vacancies – March 15th 2022

If interested, send applications through Jobs@nmsa.gov.pg

Click Job Description links to view PDF’s

Position Title Job Description Due Date
  • Manager, Safety Search & Rescue
Click here SAR Manager 1st April, 2022
  • Chief Search & Rescue Coordinator
Available soon 1st April, 2022
  • Search & Rescue Coordinators (x4)
Click here SAR Coordinators 1st April, 2022
  • Ship Inspection Officers (x4) – Deck/ Nautical Officers
Click here Ship Inspectors 1st April, 2022
  • Radio Operators (x2) – Coastal Monitoring Station
Click here Radio Operators 1st April, 2022
  • Vessel Monitoring Information System (VMIS) Coordinator
Click here VMIS Coordinator 1st April, 2022
  • Marine Communications & Electronic Technician
Click here Marine Technician 1st April, 2022
  • Marine Communications Compliance Officer
Click here Compliance Officer 1st April, 2022
  • Aid to Navigation Technicians (x2)
Click here Aton Technicians 1st April, 2022
  • Data Entry Officer
Click here DE Officer 1st April, 2022
  • Stores & Logistics Officer
Click here Logistics Officer 1st April, 2022
  • Administration Officers for NMSA Field Offices – Madang/Vanimo/Kimbe
Click here Admin Officers 1st April, 2022
  • Welfare, Occupational Health & Safety Officer
Click here OHS Officer 1st April, 2022
  • Recruitment & Placement Officer
Click here Recruitment Officer 1st April, 2022
  • Gender Equality Social Inclusion (GESI) Officer
Available soon 1st April, 2022
  • Senior Quality Assurance Officer
Click here SQA Officer 1st April, 2022

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