The Ministry of Home Affairs will be holding a Career Fair this Friday to Sunday, 15-17 January 2010, 11am to 9.30pm at the Marina Square Central Atrium. More than 2,000 job vacancies will be on offer and we are looking for suitable candidates to join the Home Team as1: -
(i) Police Officers, Singapore Police Force
(ii) ICA Specialists, Immigration & Checkpoints Authority
(iii) Prisons Officers, Singapore Prison Service
(iv) Narcotics Officers, Central Narcotics Bureau
(v) Emergency Response Specialists, Singapore Civil Defence Force
(vi) Senior Home Team Uniformed Officers
(vii) ICA Senior Officers, Immigration & Checkpoints Authority
(viii) Internal Security Officers, Internal Security Department
2 Mr Masagos Zulkifli, Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Education and Home Affairs, will be launching the Ministry of Home Affairs Career Fair at 12.30p.m. on Saturday, 16 January. Mr Masagos will also be presenting tokens of appreciation to our 5 local polytechnics in recognition of their support and cooperation in promoting the Home Team as a career of choice to their students.
3 A career in the Home Team offers many unique rewards, challenges and opportunities to talented men and women who want to play a hands-on role in keeping Singapore safe and secure. Interested individuals will have the opportunity to speak to our career counsellors at the Fair about the challenges and satisfaction of a Home Team career, as well as learn about the various training and development opportunities that the Home Team offers to successful candidates.
4 There will also be displays and demonstrations of our various operational capabilities and equipment, such as the Firebike, Hazmat Detectors and Musical CPR from SCDF; the Traffic Police motorbike; a Police Defensive Tactical Demonstration; as well as a weapons display from Prisons, to give the public insights into the work and operations of the Home Team.
5 Those interested in a career with the Home Team can visit our newly-launched Home Team Career microsite at http://www.hometeam.sg.
Ministry of Home Affairs
13 January 2010
1 The Home Team recruited more than 2,000 uniformed officers in 2009, more than our initial target of 1,500 officers.