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The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture & Fisheries encourages career development through the provision of job opportunities, internships and training opportunities for it employees.

The resolve and talent of the Ministry’s workforce stands as a symbol of our institutional commitment to our clients and the community in general.

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Under the direct supervision of the Chief Technical Director (Industry Portfolio), the Director- Industry, manages and directs all the operations of the Industry portfolio through strategic planning, drafting and reviewing of policies, implementing policy initiatives, and supervision of the Division’s human and financial resources to achieve the Division’s and Ministry’s goals and objectives.
Under the supervision of the Board of Directors the Director General is responsible for: the regulation of activities, practices, apparatuses and facilities involving ionizing radiation and nuclear technology, and for directing the technical activities of the operations of the Hazardous Substances Regulatory Authority (HSRA). The incumbent is also responsible to make recommendations to the Board concerning safety standards, regulatory practices and other related matters.
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Plant Breeding Officer, the Senior Plant Breeding Officer plays a technical and coordinating role in the area of plant breeding research. The Senior Plant Breeder assists the Chief Plant Breeder with the development and implementation of research, training, scientific and technical knowledge dissemination, and in the evaluation and implementation of technical cooperation to meet the national food security goals.
Under the direct supervision of the Permanent Secretary, the Chief Technical Director (GMG/CTD 1)) provides strategic and technical support to the office of the Permanent Secretary by leading and managing the technical arms/operations (industry, commerce and trade) of the Ministry towards the development and attainment of the goals of the priority areas and imperatives approved in accordance with the mandate of the Ministry. The position forms a critical part of the technical capability of the senior management tier in the Ministry as it seeks to lend support towards research, project monitoring and evaluation and definition of the scope, reach and impact of the effectiveness of the Ministry’s portfolio.


If you wish to explore professional development opportunities at MICAF, send your resume to or to the following address:

Senior Director
Human Resource Management and Development Division
Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries
Hope Gardens
Kingston 6

Thank you for considering MICAF as your future workplace!

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The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries (MICAF) has been charged with the responsibility of driving the integration of the production of primary agricultural produce along all the stages of the supply chain through to value added and facilitating full commercialization of outputs of the agriculture, manufacturing, and service sectors.

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4 St. Lucia Avenue, Kingston 5, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 968-7116 
Fax: (876) 960-7422 

Hope Gardens, Kingston 6, Jamaica
Telephone: (876) 927-1731-50 / (876) 619-1731
Fax: 876-927-1904