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Jamaica Defence Force
Jamaican Army
COMMISSIONED OFFICER
Category: General
Description:
Applications are invited from qualified persons to serve as Commissioned Officers in the Jamaica Defence Force. The requirements for selection are as follows:
Nationality: Jamaican Citizen
Age Requirement: Eighteen to twenty-four (18 24) years old. Twenty-five (25) years old must hold a minimum of a first degree from an approved
institution.
Medical and Physical Requirements:
Candidates should be fully immunized against: Tuberculosis (BCG
Vaccine), Polio, Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR), Diphtheria,
Tetanus, Hepatitis B and C. The following ailments will preclude
candidates from enlistment: Asthma, Scoliosis, Hernia, Abdominal
Surgery, Hypertension, Colour Blindness, Sickle Cell Trait or Disease,
Diabetes, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), Human
T-Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV), Hepatitis, Tuberculosis, Significant
Dental Caries, Dental Malocclusion, Flat Feet, Bone or Joint
Deformities, History of Mental Illness, Obesity and any other
significant medical illnesses.
Height:
Males: 173 cm or 5ft 7in.
Females: 157.5 cm or 5ft 2in.
Marital Status: Single.

Contact Details:
Applications and resumes are to be emailed to
so1j1.pa@jdf.mil.jm
For further information applicants may call telephone numbers at
926-8121 - 9 Ext 2014 or 833-7481 or 784-0597.
Qualifications:
Minimum Academic Requirements:
5 subjects (Caribbean Secondary Education (CSEC), General
Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE), Bahamas General
Certificate of Secondary Education (BGCSE), (including English
Language and Mathematics).
Two (2) CAPE (2 units for each subject) at grades 1-5 or Diploma
that is accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ).
Security Clearance. Candidates should not have any criminal record
or any court cases pending against them. Candidates who meet the
requirements above will be vetted, which includes being
fingerprinted.
Deadline:

Contact Information
Name: n/a
Address: n/a
Email: so1j1.pa@jdf.mil.jm
Telephone: 926-8121 - 9 Ext 2014 or 833-7481 or 784-0597.
Fax:

Ad Post Date: 2018-03-12

 

 

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