Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the office of Town Planning Assistant I (Range 21) Ministry of Planning and Development.


Persons wishing to obtain further information/apply can access the Notice of Vacancy, Application Form, Job Specification and the Application Checklist at the Ministry of Planning and Development and on the websites of the Service Commissions Department at and the Ministry of Planning and Development at .


Applicants are asked to adhere to the guidelines outlined in the Application Checklist (on the website) in order to be considered.


A list of shortlisted applicants will be posted on the Ministry of Planning and Development’s website.


Applications must be submitted no later than the 7th February, 2020 to:-


(Attention: Director, Human Resources)

The Permanent Secretary,

Ministry of Planning and Development

Level 4, Capital Plaza

11-13 Frederick Street

Port of Spain.



Permanent Secretary

Ministry of Planning and Development


Application for Employment Checklist

In order for person’s Application for Employment to be considered complete and therefore eligible, the following documents are required:


  1. Signed Application Form
  2. Dated Application Form
  3. Updated Curriculum Vitae
  4. Birth Certificate:-

NOTE: If the Birth Certificate does not carry a First Name or the name stated on the

Birth Certificate is incorrect in any way, an Affidavit must be attached

£ Marriage Certificate

  1. Affidavit pertaining to any omission of name from Birth Certificate or any other legal documents
  2. Deed Poll/Legal Documents pertaining to any change/omission of name
  3. Documentation showing proof of citizenship (if not born in Trinidad and Tobago)
  4. Academic Certificates
  5. Two (2) references with contact information
  6. Certificate of Good Character (receipt accepted)



  • that detailed information and relevant experience as it pertains to the office advertised should be clearly outlined in the Curriculum Vitae and attached;
  • to ensure a VALID telephone number, postal address and email contact are provided for your reference;
  • to apply for each office on a separate Application Form;
  • copies of all supporting certificates/documents must be submitted with the application;
  • that persons who hold temporary appointments in the Public Service must forward their Application for Employment Form through their respective Permanent Secretaries or Heads of Department for onwards submission to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Planning and Development
  • that all copies; must be legible and clearly printed; and
  • to check regularly for updates on the Service Commissions Department’s website.


There are no vacancies at this time.