25 August, 2015

5772 Telecommunications & Radiocommunications Engineering Officers X2

Telecommunications & Radiocommunications Regulator

Port Vila, Vanuatu
Due Date:

Job Description:

TRR is seeking to recruit 2 Telecommunications and Radiocommunications Engineering Officers to work to and assist the Technical, Market Monitoring & Competition Manager on technically focused responsibilities on Telecommunications/ICT regulatory issues and the Act. The roles are multitasked and multi-disciplined Telecommunications and Radiocommunications with a focus on all aspects of telecommunications and radiocommunications, including competition, interconnection, networks, numbering, spectrum management, allocation, monitoring & auditing, radio land telecommunication licensing and Quality of Service as well as internet management and governance.

Particular responsibilities include provision of TRR’s Telecom and Radio Engineering responsibilities including, but not limited to:
  • Frequency planning, allocation, administration, assessing market needs
  • Spectrum Management: Strategies for planning & managing spectrum for services, audits monitoring & interference
  • High-level knowledge and provision of high-level advice on all technical telecommunications and radiocommunications matters 
  • Providing technical support & advice for Radio licensing, liaising with telecommunications equipment vendors, assessing equipment compliance to approved standards
  • Monitoring: Audits & ensuring compliance
  • Engineering aspects of interconnection, infrastructure sharing, monitoring of Quality of Service
  • Telephone numbering: National Numbering Plan, maintaining numbering records, coordinating with the ITU on international numbering systems
  • Technical implementation of Universal Access Policy Projects
  • Maintaining a telecom GIS database for Vanuatu
  • Consultation with stakeholders on technical telecommunications & radiocommunications issues
  • Monitoring and Auditing of Quality of service across Vanuatu. 
  • Internet projects: Internet governance & other internet related activities.

Required Experience and Qualifications
  • Applicants must have a Degree in Telecommunications, Radio Engineering, ICT or a relevant discipline, and 3 or more years of relevant telecommunications and ICT experience; or an equivalent combination of education & experience. However, new graduates in telecom/ICT are encouraged to apply & are eligible for consideration. 
  • Applicants must have a sound understanding of and experience with ICT/telecommunications & radiocommunications technologies; how they are used by Operators or Service Providers & consumers in Vanuatu; a sound understanding of the internet & its services, internet governance, & internet related activities; knowledge & understanding of telecommunications & ICT issues in the Pacific & ideally Vanuatu; Sound knowledge & understanding of project management & project coordination; High level of computing competence in applications such as Email, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project; GIS knowledge would be a plus.

Required Character Attributes
The applicant must have loyalty to and respect for the Office of TRR, be able to multitask across all telecommunications and radiocommunications matters, be proactive and reliable, be highly motivated individual & a good communicator; have good analytical & problem solving skills, strong interpersonal skills, ethical judgement; show respect and integrity, be a flexible, team player; have respect for others, leaders and the organisation, self-confident, have the ability to work under pressure, & have demonstrated project management skills.


Competitive package


English, French, Bislama

How To Apply:

All applications must be marked “Confidential” and addressed to the provided postal or email address by 4.00pm, 11th September 2015.

Contact Person:

Dalsie Baniala


(+678) 27621
TRR, PO Box 3547, Port Vila, Vanuatu



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