Current Vacancies

RECRUITMENT OF PROJECT STAFF FOR ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT PROJECT

 

MINISTRY OF WILDLIFE AND FOREST CONSERVATION

 

The Ministry wishes to invite applications from qualified and devoted Sri Lankan Citizens to recruit Project Management Staff on a “contract basis” for the following positions as per Management Service Department (MSD) Circular 01/2019 for the World Bank funded Ecosystem Conservation and Management Project (ESCAMP) which is implemented about 1 years.

 

Applicants should below 67 years. Proficiency in English, familiarity with government regulations and computer literacy are essential prerequisites.

 

1.  Senior Civil Engineer – 01 Post

 

   Required qualifications

A successfully completed Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field, which is recognized by the University Grant Commission (UGC) or a qualification recognized by the UGC as an equivalent qualification to the degree in the relevant field or a professional qualification successfully completed from recognized professional institute in the relevant field and at least 08 years post qualifying experience in Managerial Level

               or

A Bachelor’s Degree which is recognized by the UGC and a Postgraduate Degree in relevant field / full membership of a recognized professional institution in the relevant field with at least 07 years post qualifying experience in Managerial Level

               or

Class I officer of a Government All Island services or a similar status in the relevant field with at least 02 years experience in the Class I post.

 

Salary Level: PS3 - Rs.125, 000.00 to 140,000.00 * 

 

1.  Environment & Social Safeguard Specialist – 01 Post

2.  Communication Specialist – 01 Post

3.  Community Development and Livelihood Specialist – 01 Post

4.  Project Accountant – 01 Post

Required qualifications for posts 2,3,4 and 5

A successfully completed Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field, which is recognized by the UGC or a qualification recognized by the UGC as an equivalent qualification to the degree in the relevant field or a professional qualification successfully completed from recognized professional institute in the relevant field and at least 06 years post qualifying experience in the relevant field out of which 03 years at Managerial Level

               or

Class II/III officer of a Government all island services in the relevant field with at least 6 years’ experience in Class II/III post.

For the Communication Specialist position, candidates should possess a degree in the field of Communication, Journalism and Mass Communication or a Degree including Communication as a subject which is recognized by the UGC and at least 06 years post qualifying experience in the relevant field out of which 03 years at Managerial Level. 

Salary Level: PS4 - Rs.100, 000.00 to 115,000.00 *

 

5.   Environmental Officer - 02 Post

6.   Social Development Officer - 01 Post

Required qualifications for posts 6 and 7

A successfully completed Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field, which is recognized by the UGC or a qualification recognized by the UGC as an equivalent qualification to the degree in the relevant field or  a professional qualification successfully completed from recognized professional institute in the relevant field or having obtain a certificate of proficiency not below than the National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) Level 7, issued by a Technical / Vocational Training Institute accepted by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission for a post related to Technical field and at least 01 year experience in the relevant area of specialization

or

Having obtain a certificate of proficiency not below than the NVQ Level 6, issued by a Technical or Vocational Training Institute accepted by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission for a post related to Technical field with at least 06 years of experience in the relevant area of specialization

or

Having obtain a certificate of proficiency not below than the NVQ Level 5, issued by a Technical / Vocational Training Institute accepted by Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission for a post related to Technical field with at least 11 years of experience in the relevant area of specialization. 

Salary Level: PS6 - Rs. 58, 000.00 to 63,000.00 *

 

7.   Project Secretary 

Required qualifications

Having passed the G.C.E (O/L) examination in six (6) subjects with three (3) credit passes including English and Sinhala / Tamil language with a secretarial course from a recognized institution or pursuing examinations leading to charted Secretary with minimum 03 years experience in relevant field

or

A Charted Secretary with 02 years experience in relevant field.

Salary Level: PS6 - Rs. 58, 000.00 to 63,000.00 *

 

*Cost of living allowance will be paid in addition to the salary specified above as per MSD Circular No. 01/2019.

 

Applications:

The applicants are requested to forward their applications along with their Curriculum Vitae giving educational, professional qualifications and experience with two contacts of non-relative referees. Shortlisted applicants based on highest qualification & experience, will be called for an interview and selection will be based on merit.Copies of the certificates to prove basic qualifications should be attached with the application and all the incomplete applications will be rejected.

Applicants who are in the Government / Semi Government Sector should forward their applications through their respective Heads of Departments.

Applications should forward separately for each posts in registered post on or before 08th March 2021 to reach the address given below and indicate the post applied for, on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.

 

 

For the more information, Please visit Ecosystem and Conservation Management Project’s Website : www.escamp.lk

 

 

 

Secretary

Ministry of Wildlife and Forest Conservation

No.1090, Sri Jayawardhanapura Mawatha

Rajagiriya 

19th February 2021