“MCST believes that its success is a direct result of the contributions, work ethics and professional attitudes of our workforce. We take pride in recruiting people who excel in their profession, show an enthusiasm for pushing the limits of what can be achieved and embrace teamwork. We offer a career with diverse and challenging assignments in a dynamic environment, opportunities for professional growth and achievement, initial training and a highly maintained working environment.”

 

  • All our open external vacancies can be found below. We also offer occasional unpaid work experience placements.
  • Interested parties are to contact our Human Resource Unit at hr.mcst@gov.mt

The Malta Council for Science and Technology requires the services of full time Legal Advisor. The selected candidate will be assigned the responsibility to provide internal advisory services on legal matters related to work carried out by the Council and to ensure that its activities are in line with the applicable laws.The ideal candidates should be in possession of:

  • NQF Level 7 qualification in Law (LL.D.) or equivalent;
  • Three years of relevant work experience.

Interested applicants are to email their Europass CV and a copy of their certificates to hr.mcst@gov.mt, by not later than cob 16th April 2018.

  • Jobsplus permit 184/2018
  • Vacancy number 332161

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is seeking to employ an experienced Procurement Manager to strategically manage the smooth running of the procurement team in all processes and procedures within the entity. The ideal candidate must be in possession of:

  • MQF Level 7 qualification in Procurement or Business Management or a relevant comparable professional qualification recognised by NCFHE, together with a minimum of 1 year relevant work experience.

OR

  • MQF Level 6 qualification in Procurement or Business Management or a relevant comparable professional qualification recognised by NCFHE, together with a minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience.

OR

  • MQF Level 5 qualification in Procurement or Business Management or a relevant comparable professional qualification recognised by NCFHE, together with a minimum of 5 years’ relevant work experience.

Due consideration will be given to candidates who have relevant work experience.   Interested applicants are to email their Europass CV and a copy of their certificates and licenses to hr.mcst@gov.mt by not later than 9th April 2018.   Jobsplus Permit: 561/2017 Vacancy: 325426

The Selected candidate will be responsible to lead the teams that develop strategies and policies related to science, technology, research, technological development, innovation and Malta’s role in International Relations.

– Qualifications and Experience: (either or)

  • MQF Level 7 (Master’s Degree) qualification preferably in public policy, economics, international relations, diplomacy or EU Studies or an appropriate, recognized, comparable qualification and 3 years’ relevant work experience in a top management role, with excellent spoken and written English and Maltese and Excellent reporting and presentation skills.

  • MQF Level 6 (Degree) qualification preferably in public policy, economics, international relations, diplomacy or EU Studies or an appropriate, recognized, comparable qualification and 5 years’ relevant work experience in a top management role, with excellent spoken and written English and Maltese and Excellent reporting and presentation skills.

Interested applicants are to email their Europass CV and a copy of their certificates and licenses to hr.mcst@gov.mt by not later than c.o.b 6th April 2018.

  • Jobsplus Permit: 197/18
  • Vacancy: 332583

The Director Human Resource & Administration will be responsible for the overall planning, strategic development, administration, coordination and evaluation of the Human Resource functions for both MCST and ESPLORA in line with the Organisation’s objectives.

He/She will be responsible to foster a culture that emphasizes high performance, quality and that promotes positive behaviors, values and wellbeing.

– Qualifications and Experience (either or):

  • MQF Level 7 (Master’s Degree) qualification in HR or an appropriate, recognized, comparable qualification and 5 years’ relevant work experience in the HR field of which 1 year in a top management role, with a good grasp of human resources issues.

  • MQF Level 6 (Degree) qualification in HR or an appropriate, recognized, comparable qualification and 8 years’ relevant work experience in the HR field of which 2 years’ in a top management role, with a good grasp of human resources issues.

Interested applicants are to email their Europass CV and a copy of their certificates to hr.mcst@gov.mt by not later than c.o.b 15th April 2018.

  • Jobsplus Permit: 200/18
  • Vacancy: 332795

The Malta Council for Science and Technology requires the services of a full-time Executive to form part of the Policy & Strategy Unit. The selected candidate will be part of a team responsible, among others, for the development and oversight of Malta’s National R&I Strategy and Action Plan, the development of appropriate responses to EU policy initiatives, and the identification and promotion of internationalisation opportunities for researchers.

– The ideal candidate must be in possession of: (either or)

  • A Master’s Degree in natural Sciences, social sciences, humanities and engineering or a relevant comparable professional qualification from a recognised and accredited University together with a minimum of 1-year work experience preferably in science and technology, research or policy work.
  • A First Degree in natural Sciences, social sciences, humanities and engineering or a relevant comparable professional qualification from a recognised and accredited University together with a minimum of 2 years’ work experience preferably in science and technology, research or policy work.

Interested applicants are to email their Europass CV together with a motivation letter and a copy of their certificates to hr.mcst@gov.mt by not later than c.o.b 7th May 2018.

  • Jobsplus Permit Number: 231/18
  • Jobsplus Vacancy Number: 333829