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SERVICE COMMISSIONS DEPARTMENT
Office of Occupational Hygienist (Range 56C),
Ministry of Health
Applications are invited from suitably qualified per-
sons for appointment to the above mentioned office.
Particulars relating to the office are given hereunder:-
Kind of Work
Responsible professional and administrative work in
directing the operation of the Occupational Hygiene
Minimum Experience and Training
A minimum of five (5) years' experience in an ana-
lytical laboratory including experience in a superviso-
ry capacity and training as evidenced by a BSc
degree in one of the Natural Sciences or Engineering
from a recognized university, supplemented by a
MSc degree in Occupational Hygiene from a recog-
nized university and membership of a recognized
professional body of Occupational Hygienists or any
equivalent combination of experience and training.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Extensive knowledge of the principles and practices
of Occupational Hygiene.
Working knowledge of the principles and practices of
Extensive knowledge of the Factories Ordinance.
Extensive knowledge of the Occupational Health and
Safety Act 2004 as amended.
Extensive knowledge of the Pesticides and Toxic
Extensive knowledge of the Public Health Ordinance.
Considerable knowledge of the principles and prac-
tices of Public Administration.
Skills in the use and care of Chemicals laboratory
instruments, equipment and materials.
Skills in the use and care of environmental monitor-
Ability to plan, organize and direct the operation of a
Ability to prepare comprehensive and accurate sci-
Ability to advise and assist other governmental agen-
cies in their occupational hygiene problems.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with other employees and the public.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with overseas authorities dealing with
all aspects of Occupational Hygiene.
56C: $9,767 - $10,700/$11,423 per month
Applications from officers holding permanent
appointments in the Public Service should be made
on the Application for Promotion Form. Temporary
officers should submit their application on the
Application for Employment Form.
Persons wishing to apply can access the
Advertisement, the Application Form and the Job
Specification at the Service Commissions
Department and on the website at www.scd.org.tt
Application forms are obtainable from any District
Revenue Office, the Chief Administrator, Tobago
House of Assembly or the Service Commissions
Interested persons must submit their applications no
later than 31st October, 2013 to:
The Director of Personnel Administration
Service Commissions Department
52-58 Woodford Street
Persons who have applied previously and who still
wish to be considered for appointment to the office
are advised to re-apply in response to this
Applicants are advised to submit the following along
with their application:-
i. Telephone Contact;
ii. Relevant copies of your Birth/Academic
iii. Any other relevant information; e.g.
INCOMPLETE AND UNSUITABLE APPLICA-
TIONS WILL NOT BE ACKNOWLEDGED.
maker of consumer products
from Ben & Jerry s ice cream to
Dove soaps, said Thursday its
third quarter revenues suffered
from slowing growth in develop-
ing countries, where it has more
than half of its sales.
Consumers in emerging markets
lost purchasing power as their cur-
rencies weakened in recent
That was caused mainly by con-
cerns the US would tighten its
ultra-loose monetary policy, which
had been fueling investment in
"I think it s disappointing how
the US is working right now on a
macroeconomic level and frankly
it s depressing some of these mar-
kets," said chief executive Paul Pol-
man on a conference call with ana-
He noted that, in the meantime,
the US and European economies
were not improving.
In a trading update, Unilever
said its "underlying" sales---a
measure that strips out the effects
of acquisitions and currency
effects---grew by 3.2 per cent
thanks to price hikes and higher
volumes, with growth still centered
in Latin America and Asia.
"Despite the current slow-down,
they remain a significant growth
opportunity," Polman said of devel-
Unilever s reported revenues fell
6.5 per cent to 12.5 billion euros
(US$17.2 billion) due to the strong
It was the slowest quarterly
growth for Unilever in several years,
and shares fell 0.7 per cent to 28.75
euros in Amsterdam trading.
The consumer goods giant said
personal care products such as
Dove soaps and Vaseline moistur-
izers performed most strongly. Its
foods and refreshments arms,
which makes Knorr sauces and
Lipton teas, among others, saw a
divergence in Europe.
Northern Europe performed
fairly well, "offset by declines in
southern Europe, where the con-
tinuing impact of difficult
economies (was) combined with
a poor ice cream season," the com-
For Unilever PLC, which owns
the Magnum, Ben & Jerry s and
Cornetto ice cream brands, Italy
is the single biggest European ice
cream market. (AP)
Unilever pinched by
newer market slowdown
Unilever's reported revenues fell 6.5 per cent to 12.5
billion euros (US$17.2 billion) due to the strong euro.
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