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UTech, Ja Alumni GIVEAWAYS!!! Click to Win 2 Tickets to the UTech, Ja Track & Field Classics 2017 – Sat, 15th April, 2017 April 12, 2017

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ATTENTION #UTechJamaica Alumni – WIN 2 TICKETS TO THE UTechJamaica #Track&FieldClassics Scheduled for This Sat, 15th April, 2017.

QUESTION: “Name all the UTech, Ja. Presidents in the order in which they served in that role.” (more…)

PHOTO ALBUM: Alumni Meet Up! Zumba |Dancehall Dancefitness, March 2017 April 7, 2017

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On Thursday, March 30th, 2017, the University of Technology, Jamaica hosted its first networking  Alumni Meet Up for 2017 with a Zumba | Dancehall Dance Fitness theme. Our instructor was Zumba Certified Instructor and UTech, Jamaica Alumna – Anica Wood. As you can imagine we had a GREEEEEAT TIME!!! We are sorry you couldn’t make it and are happy to share some of the Zumba | Dancehall vibes with you. Please click on the pics or links below to view the photos and videos.

We do hope you’ll be able to come to our next UTech, Jamaica  #AlumniMeetUp!

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UTech, Ja: 9th Track & Field Classic, April 15, 2017 April 7, 2017

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Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

JOB ADVT: Admin Support I, COHS, UTech Jamaica April 7, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

An excellent opportunity has arisen within the College of Oral Health Sciences for the appointment of an Administrative Support 1 (Level 6B) to join the team.

 

Administrative Support 1 (Level 6B) – Permanent

The team member will provide confidential administrative support services of a relatively complex nature to the Vice Dean.  This involves establishing and maintaining administrative systems; preparing and maintaining various types and forms of documents and records; requesting, extracting and organizing data/information in the required format; and preparing quarterly and annual reports. (more…)

UTech, Ja APPLY TODAY! MSc Built Environment April 7, 2017

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MScBuiltEnvironment

CONTACT

Mrs. Margaret Clarke-Bowden
mclarke@utech.edu.jm

Dr. Elizabeht Pigou-Dennis
edennis@utech.edu.jm
Phone: 876-970-5349


Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

 

UTech, Ja: APPLY TODAY >> MSc, Sustainable Energy and Climate Change April 5, 2017

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WYou are invited to apply for the new MSc Sustainable Energy and Climate Change,  offered by the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) .  Please see information links and the course brochure below. (more…)

JOB ADVT: Sales Executives (4 Positions), PROVEN FUND MANAGERS LTD March 28, 2017

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PROVEN Fund Managers Limited, a subsidiary of PROVEN Investments Limited, is looking for a 4 qualified candidates to fill the position of:

SALES EXECUTIVE (more…)

JOB ADVT: EXIM BANK OF JAMAICA – Graduate Internship Programme March 27, 2017

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We have been contacted by  UTech, Jamaica  Alumna Tanya-Kay Williams, HR Officer at EXIM Bank who wishes to share a Graduate Internship professional development opportunity with our past students. Ms. William’s contact information is below.

The application link is posted below for your review and action. (more…)

JOB ADVT: Distance Learning & Training Officer, UTech, Jamaica March 27, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

 

Office of Distance Learning (Academic Affairs Division)

 

VACANCY

An excellent opportunity has arisen within the Office of Distance Learning for the following post:

Distance Learning and Training Officer – Level 7

 

The Distance Learning and Training Officer  provides training and coaching support for the development of instructional materials and methodologies in specific areas related to distance learning modalities and other flexible instructional approaches.   He/she assists the Instructional Design Specialist through a variety of direct support services including the training of academic staff and students in utilizing appropriate distance learning techniques and technologies, ensuring timely response to requests for instructional design guidance, practical demonstrations, development of distance learning materials and the implementation and monitoring of approved pedagogical standards for core distance learning projects with cross-functional and multidisciplinary teams. (more…)

First Step in Investing in the Jamaica Stock Exchange, April 8, 2017 March 27, 2017

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First Step in Investing - Shuancie Flier

 

Shuancie Barrett is a graduate of The University of Technology, Jamaica, with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration majoring in Accounting and a minor in Finance. She is a proud member of the Class of 2015. Her company, Shauncie’s Tutoring Service, will be hosting an Investment Seminar for beginners on April 8, 2017, at UTech, Jamaica Papine Campus, Room LT 10A, 1 – 4 pm.

For additional details contact shuancietutoringservice@gmail.com or c: 876-356-9442
 


 

NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information.  UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action.

 

Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

UTech, Ja Alumni in Business: Shuancie Barrett – Shuancie’s Tutoring Service March 27, 2017

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Shuancie Barrett is a graduate of The University of Technology, Jamaica, with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration majoring in Accounting and a minor in Finance. She graduated in November 2015 with an upper second class degree and was the recipient of UTech’s Internal Audit award in April 2016.

Shuancie has started “Shuancie’s Tutoring Service”, an organisation that provides supplementary learning for University students, specifically geared at helping them to prepare for their assessments through class sessions, group sessions and individual sessions. (more…)

JOB ADVT: 6 Positions (Various), JACE Management Consultants March 27, 2017

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JACE Management Consultants is seeking excellent candidates for the 6 positions noted below. Salaries for the positions range from $2.7M – $3M

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UTech, Ja Alumni Meet Up – Zumba | Dancehall Dance Fitness, 30th March, 2017 March 23, 2017

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Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni,

With all the stressors from the recent US Immigration Crisis, Rising Prices, Corn Beef Ban and Ongoing Terrorist Attacks, we think you-need-some-chill-out-and-have-some-fun-time! Soooo…

You are invited to

Our 1st Alumni Meet Up 2017

With a Zumba | Dancehall Dance Fitness Theme
(Pre-Registration Required Please See Below for Details)

Date: Thursday, March 30th, 2017
Time: 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Venue: Lillian’s Restaurant, Papine Campus
Dress: Workout Attire So You Can M-0-0-0-v-e!!!!
(There is only 1 bath room each, for males and females at Lillian’s, so we recommend you come already changed, or you may use the bathrooms on the Main Admin Building)

Admission: Must Be a UTech Alumn Ready to Relax & Have Some Fun!!!

Come and #MeetUp with Alumni colleagues you haven’t seen in a bit, and meet new ones. Use the relaxed, energy boosting atmosphere to network and make connections that will enhance your Personal, Professional and Business Goals….while having some fun through #DanceFitness!

 

YES! SIGN ME UP!!! I CAN’T WAIT TO WORKOUT

WITH MY FELLOW ALUMNI!!!

ABOUT ZUMBA DANCE FITNESS
Zumba is a Latin inspired dance fitness program, which provides aerobic exercise and involves body sculpting dance moves. It is a fusion of entertainment and fitness that creates an exhilarating dance work-out experience. CLICK LINKS BELOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT ZUMBA

Origins of Zumba

The Mayo Clinic on Zumba

 

ABOUT INSTRUCTOR ANICA WOOD

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Anica Wood is fellow graduate of UTech, Jamaica, where she pursued a Bachelors in Business Administration, with a major in Marketing. She is a proud member of the Class of 2011.

Anica is a passionate dance fitness instructor.  She has been a certified Zumba Instructor for 3 years. Her love for Zumba was inspired by its very effective way to have you dance your way into shape while sculpting the body. “You’re really just dancing and it doesn’t necessarily feel like a tedious work out, yet achieving great results!

Anica has implemented Zumba fitness training programs for the following institutions: National Housing Trust, Jamaica Money Market Brokers, ATL Motors, Scotia bank Jamaica, Guardian Life Ltd, Jamaica Netball Team and Tax Administration Jamaica. We are grateful that she has chosen to give back to her University in this way!

YES! SIGN ME UP!!! I CAN’T WAIT TO WORKOUT
WITH MY FELLOW ALUMNI!!!


NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced above will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is understood that your participation is voluntary, and that you will consult with your physician before beginning or participating in any exercise program, in order to verify that you are in good physical condition and able to participate in the exercises. UTech, Ja is not liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from participation in the above-mentioned event.
Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

Want To Buy Real Estate for Living, Business or Investment in Jamaica? March 21, 2017

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Posted: March 21, 2017

Dear UTech, Jamaica Alumni:

In keeping with our commitment to provide ongoing support to you in your Personal, Professional and Business Development beyond graduation, we continue to share with you relevant news and information that we believe will help you to achieve your goals.

As you may know, Real Estate is a major investment for individuals, families and businesses. Some of us need it for the peace of mind of having a place of our own to live in or to operate our businesses. Others need it for wealth creation through long-term or short-term rental to residents of Jamaica, visitors, expatriates on work visas and businessess. In case you are interested in this significant area of life, we share some valuable information below for your further research and verification towards real estate ownership for residential, business or investment purposes.
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Nestle Needs Youth Career Fair @ UTech, Ja – March 17, 2017 March 13, 2017

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Two events aimed at helping young Jamaicans on their career paths are scheduled to be held this week by Nestlé Jamaica in continuation of its Nestlé Needs YOUth Initiative launched in May 2016.

The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) Annual Career Fair, to be held on March 16, and the second Nestlé Needs Youth Career Fair set for March 17 at the UTech Auditorium are in keeping with Nestlé Jamaica’s commitment to — over the next three years — recruit at least 10 young people between the ages of 18 and 29, offer at least 50 internships, provide employability skills training to at least 1,500 young people, and forge partnerships with suppliers and other private sector companies through their ‘Alliance for Youth’ to create even more opportunities for recruitment, internships and training. READ MORE AT LINK BELOW

Nestlé staging two career events this week

 


NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information.  UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action.

 

Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

UTech, Ja Job Fair 2017, March 16th-Kingston & April 7-Montego Bay March 13, 2017

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NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information.  UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action.

 

Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

 

 

Decameron Hotel is Hiring (Various Posts) March 2, 2017

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Posted: 2nd March, 2017

Decameron  All Inclusive Hotels & Resorts,  Jamaica is currently recruiting excellent candidates for the following positions:

  1. Payroll Analyst
  2. Purchasing Manager
  3. Cost Control Analyst
  4. Human Resources Manager / HRBP
  5.  IT Support Engineer (New in this list)
  6. Purchasing Assistant (New in this list)

Submit Application To:

The Regional HR Manager
Jamaica & Haiti
Decameron All Inclusive Hotels & Resorts
Recruitment.jam@decameron.com


NOTE:  The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information or any inappropriate use thereof. UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is expected and  understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action.The use of the information is at your own risk.

Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
876-970-5468

 

UTech, Ja Pharmacy Alumni & CIPPPAR Fundraising Gala, 25th Feb, 2017 February 20, 2017

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JOB ADVT: Industrial Laboratory Technologist, UTech, Jamaica February 13, 2017

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UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, JAMAICA

“EXCELLENCE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE”

 

 

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND COMPUTING

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

 

V A C A N C Y

 

INDUSTRIAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST   

 (Level 7)

The School of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Computing (FENC) invites applications from suitable candidates to fill the position of Industrial Laboratory Technologist. The selected candidate will assist in the instruction and demonstration of industrial engineering methodologies and in conducting fundamental and applied research in industrial engineering and related fields. The incumbent will assist in the day to day activities to ensure the smooth running of the laboratories.

 

Qualifications & Experience

 

  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial / Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • At least four (4) years’ experience in a similar position or in an industrial setting.
  • Sound knowledge of principles and application of industrial and production engineering.
  • Knowledge of maintenance, improvisation and repair of industrial engineering equipment.
  • Knowledge of a wide range of analytical techniques and equipment used in testing the properties of materials.
  • Knowledge of industrial processes involved in the major engineering subject areas: mechanical systems, properties of materials, manufacturing technologies.
  • Knowledge of computer aided drawing,  manufacturing  and computer numerical controlled machines

 

Please apply in writing and attach a detailed resume. Applicants are strongly urged to submit applications via email.

 

Closing date for applications is Friday, March 3, 2017. 

 

Senior Director (Acting)

Division of Human Resources & Administration

University of Technology, Jamaica

237 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6

Tel: (876) 927-1680 – 8; Ext. 2897

E-mail: hrm@utech.edu.jm

“Excellence Through Knowledge”

 

JOB ADVT:ICT Business Solutions Sales Representative February 7, 2017

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Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Business Solutions Sales Representative

Posted: 7th February, 2017

A growing company would like to hire results oriented sales representatives to drive sales of their information and communication technology (ICT) solutions to the business sector.  The ICT solutions to be sold include:


  • Mobile Services
  • Cloud Services
  • Voice Services
  • Broadband Services
  • Video Entertainment Services

A background in sales/marketing is not necessary as Product and Sales Training will be provided. However the company believes that persons who have studied a technology related discipline or have technology related work experience or have a strong aptitude for information and communication technology, will perform best in the role of ICT Business Solutions Sales Representative.

The Ideal Candidates will

  • Display strong knowledge of &/ or aptitude to learn information and communication technology (ICT) solutions (*Required regardless background)
  • Have certification or work experience in a technology oriented discipline e.g. Information Technology, Computer Sciences, Engineering (*Preferred)
  • Have certification in Sales & Marketing or experience in sales in a technology based environment. However training will be provided.
  • Own/have consistent access to a reliable motor car
  • Be pleasant with strong interpersonal skills
  • Be a strong and persuasive communicator
  • Be self-motivated, driven and with a passion to exceed targets

Other Considerations

  • University students with flexible schedules may apply


TO APPLY

Graduates or Students of UTech, Jamaica (only) kindly submit your resume and cover email by 28th February, 2017 addressed as follows:

The Manager
ICT Business Solutions
c/o UTech Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
Email: cmessam@utech.edu.jm

Dear Sir:

Insert in email Subject Line: ICT Business Solutions Sales Rep – Application

NOTE: Kindly accept our apologies. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 


NOTE: The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech, Ja) shares career and other opportunities on this blog, sourced from non-UTech, Ja entities and organizations, based locally and overseas. This is done as an information service to its alumni community and other users. UTech, Ja is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage, personal or otherwise from the use of said information or any inappropriate use thereof. UTech, Ja does not guarantee that your participation in any of the activities referenced will be a good and safe decision for you.  It is expected and understood that users of the blog will do their own research and proper due diligence, to determine what is a profitable and safe opportunity, before committing to any action. The use of the information is at your own risk.

Alumni Relations Office
University of Technology, Jamaica
 

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