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
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.
Males: 173 cm or 5ft 7in.
Females: 157.5 cm or 5ft 2in.
Marital Status: Single.
Applications and resumes are to be emailed to
For further information applicants may call telephone numbers at
926-8121 - 9 Ext 2014 or 833-7481 or 784-0597.