30+ New SLPA Vacancies | Sri Lanka Ports Authority Jobs 2024

Government jobs in Sri Lanka 2024: SLPA Vacancies: Sri Lanka Ports Authority Vacancies 2024: There are 7 ports or harbours (Colombo, Trincomalee, Galle, Kankesanthurai, Oluvil, Point Pedro and Hambantota) in Sri Lanka under the SLPA. Recruiting for various job categories such as administration, engineering, maritime operations, and logistics to enhance the maritime sector for economic growth and global trade. SLPA recruits motivated Sri Lankan and foreign individuals to ensure efficient port and harbour operations. Applicants should submit their application for any available positions via email or post as instructed below. Keep following us for the latest Sri Lanka Harbour Job Vacancies 2024 and other government job vacancies in Sri Lanka.

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Sri Lanka Ports Authority Vacancies | SLPA vacancies in Sri Lanka

Job TitleClosing Date
Deputy Chief Manager, Assistant Manager, Junior Manager31/7/24
Personal Secretary 31/7/24
Senior Work Superintendent
Assistant Accountant _ Sri Lanka Harbour Jobs08/07/24

How can I apply for SLPA Vacancies in Sri Lanka?

  1. Applications together with photocopies of certificates with proof of age, educational, professional qualifications and experience should be sent under registered cover to reach “The Chief Manager (Human Resources & Administration), Human Resources & Administration Division, Sri Lanka Ports Authority, Kochchikade, Colombo 13” on or before the closing date. The post should be mentioned on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.
  2. Applications received without attaching copies of relevant certificates will be rejected.
  3. Applications from officers in Government Departments or State Corporations should be forwarded through the Heads of their respective Departments or Corporations. In the event of being selected, the applicant should obtain the necessary release from the relevant Departments/Corporations.

How is the selection process conducted at the Sri Lanka Ports Authority?

Qualified applicants will be subjected to a Written Practical test and Interview.

What are the top positions at the Sri Lanka Ports Authority?

  • Chairman: Oversees port operations, ensuring efficiency and compliance with regulations.
  • Marine Engineer: Responsible for the maintenance and repair of marine equipment and vessels.
  • Harbor Master: Manages maritime traffic and ensures safe navigation within the port.
  • Operations Manager: Coordinates cargo handling, logistics, and overall operational activities.
  • Financial Analyst: Manages financial planning, budgeting, and financial reporting.
  • Human Resources Manager: Oversees recruitment, employee relations, and HR policies.
  • Deputy Chief Manager: UGC recognized degree in Mass Communication and at least 1-year experience in SLM-3
  • Assistant Manager: UGC recognized degree in Mass Communication and Active experience in JLM.
  • Junior Manager: UGC recognized degree in Mass Communication and 3 years of Experience of Sri Lanka Port Authority.
  • Customs Officer: Ensures compliance with customs regulations and handles documentation.
  • Accountant: HNDA/Degree in Accounting/CIMA/ACCA
  • Safety Officer: Implements safety protocols and ensures a safe working environment.
  • IT Specialist: Manages the port’s information systems and technology infrastructure.
  • Environmental Officer: Oversees environmental compliance and sustainability initiatives.
  • Senior Work Superintendent: NDT/HNDT/ HNDE/ NDES/ NDET /NVQ4/5
  • Personal Secretary: Degree and Diploma in Secretarial Works from a recognized professional Institution/ NVQ level 05 in Secretarial Works (Diploma duration should be 01 year).

How many Harbours are there in Sri Lanka?

There are seven harbours in Sri Lanka, including Colombo, Trincomalee, Galle, Kankesanthurai, Oluvil, Point Pedro, and Hambantota. The largest port is Galle port.

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