PASO Recruitment

Our People 

To deliver on its mission, PASO must maintain certain capabilities in both its Pool of Inspectors and the support staff who manage PASO on a day-to-day basis.

These are some of the capabilities that PASO looks for in new Staff Members:

  • Experienced and trusted regulatory aviation professionals
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Financial qualifications
  • Customer service focus
  • Corporate and Executive Support
  • Project management
  • Time management
  • Aviation regulatory knowledge and experience
  • Human resource management
  • Interpersonal skills

PASO Pool of Inspectors 

Within the Pool of Inspectors the following capabilities are required:

  • Being able to demonstrate the behaviours required of a good PASO inspector including: written and verbal communication skills, empathy, interpersonal skills, time management, critical thinking; and
  • Must have the qualifications and experience to meet the minimum ICAO requirements for inspectors (as detailed in the various CAR for Senior Persons Certified Organisations, such as CAR 119 Appendix A.)

Contact the PASO Operations team for more information. 

Positions vacant

Position information will be posted here as it becomes available. 
For further enquiries, please email us or call +678 28500. 

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(INDIVIDUAL CONSULTING SERVICES)

 

PASO REFORM PROJECT

PACIFIC AVIATION INVESTMENT PROGRAM

Assignment Title: COMMUNICATIONS ADVISOR

Reference: PASO/INDV/A18

The Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO) has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the PASO REFORM PROJECT and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for consulting services.

The consulting services (“the Services”) include a COMMUNICATIONS ADVISOR to support implementation of project activities. It is anticipated that the consultant will commence as soon as possible over a twelve (12) month period on a Task Order Basis. Work inputs will vary according to project requirements; hence there is no guarantee on the actual level of effort to be used for the duration of the contract.

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be found at the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/pca3lfq0dh0ztxk/PASO_A18_Comms_Advisor_TOR_28%20Oct%202020_final.docx?dl=0

 

The PASO now invites eligible individuals (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services (attach curriculum vitae with description of experience in similar assignments, similar conditions, etc.).

Firms’ staff may express interest through the employing firm for the assignment and, under such situation, only the experience and qualifications of individuals shall be considered in the selection process.

The criteria for selecting the Consultant are:

  1. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations, social sciences, international relations, or related field
  2. Minimum of seven (5) years professional experience in a similar capacity;
  3. Proven experience in the development and implementation of Communication Strategies, media or PR campaigns;
  4. Demonstrated ability to work independently with initiative and at high quality levels, as well as demonstrated ability to working in small teams;
  5. Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills, and a demonstrated ability to act in both supporting and leadership roles;
  6. Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills in English, networking and coordination skills including high level report writing skills;
  7. Experience with donor-funded projects;
  8. Demonstrated work experience in small island developing states particularly in the Pacific Region.

The attention of interested Consultants (including firms) is drawn to paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers July 2016, revised in November 2017 (“the Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.

Further information can be obtained at contacting procurement@paiptfsu.com

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form by email (no more than 3MG) procurement@paiptfsu.com by 2 December 2020.

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

(INDIVIDUAL CONSULTING SERVICES)

 

PASO REFORM PROJECT

PACIFIC AVIATION INVESTMENT PROGRAM

Assignment Title: PASO REFORM PROJECT MANAGER

Reference: PASO/INDV/A08.5

The Pacific Aviation Safety Office (PASO) has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the PASO REFORM PROJECT and intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for consulting services.

The consulting services (“the Services”) include a PASO REFORM PROJECT MANAGER to support implementation of project activities. It is anticipated that the consultant will commence as soon as possible over a twelve (12) month period and will ideally be based in-country. Please note that the Project is due to close on 31 December 2021 and the successful applicant will be offered a contract not past this date.

The detailed Terms of Reference (TOR) for the assignment can be found at the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/s/aag7yeasofhnws6/TOR%20for%20A08.2.2%20Project%20Manager%20%282021%29_18%20Nov%202020_advertised.docx?dl=0

 

The PASO now invites eligible individuals (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services (attach curriculum vitae with description of experience in similar assignments, similar conditions, etc.).

Firms’ staff may express interest through the employing firm for the assignment and, under such situation, only the experience and qualifications of individuals shall be considered in the selection process.

The criteria for selecting the Consultant are:

  1. A relevant tertiary qualification from a recognized institution, in the area of Business Administration, Project Management or similar.
  2. A relevant project management qualification;
  3. At least five years of relevant work experience, e.g. in project management, program coordination, or grant management roles.
  4. Proven experience in managing multi-faceted projects with diverse stakeholders and tight timelines
  5. Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills in English, with demonstrable high level reporting skills;
  6. Familiarity with project requirements of the World Bank;
  7. Experience in the aviation sector, preferably in regulatory oversight.
  8. Experience in the Pacific region.

The attention of interested Consultants (including firms) is drawn to paragraph 3.14, 3.16 and 3.17 of the World Bank’s Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers July 2016, revised in November 2017 (“the Regulations”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.

Further information can be obtained at contacting procurement@paiptfsu.com

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form by email (no more than 3MG) procurement@paiptfsu.com by 1 December 2020.

Last Updated on November 24, 2020