1 Engineer Regiment (JDF) Unit Notice Board
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q1. Where can I get more information on 1
Engineer Regiment (JDF)?
A1. You can contact the Engineer Regiment Headquarters in Up Park Camp (Tel
no 906-5159) or email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Q2. What age do you need to be to join the 1 Engineer Regiment (JDF)?
A2. Typically, persons can join between the ages of 18 and 23 but the
maximum age can vary dependent on qualifications such as the possession of
an engineering-related degree.
Q3. Are there any physical restrictions?
A3. Persons should be in good physical condition with no serious medical
conditions or chronic illnesses. There is no height restriction for
Q4. What qualifications do you need to join the Engineer Regiment?
A4. To join as an Officer you must have at least
five (05) O’levels and two (02) A’ levels preferably in the sciences or
technical subjects. Having a diploma or degree from a tertiary institution
in an area related to the construction or engineering will be a great
Q5. If I join with ‘A’ levels, will the JDF
provide me with tertiary training?
A5. Persons with good results in Mathematics and
the relevant science subjects may eventually be sent to the UK for Engineer
Degree training. In addition persons may obtain degrees locally with JDF
support or be allowed to pursue their studies privately. Tertiary studies
normally come after young Officers have settled in the organization and
developed adequate service knowledge.
Q6. What are some of the benefits of a career in
A6. Extensive training locally and overseas;
development of leadership and management skills; attractive and competitive
remuneration package; good healthcare; opportunities for advancement within
Q7. What kinds of careers are there?
A7. There are vacancies for Construction
Engineers and Construction Managers, Civil Engineer, Structural Engineer,
Quantity Surveyors, Land Surveyors, and Project Managers.
Q8. Are jobs in the 1Engineer Regiment (JDF)
just for men?
A8. No, jobs are available for both men and
Jamaica Defence Force Needs
Defence Force NEEDS Young And Motivated
Gain the opportunity to be trained in the finest military institutions in
the UK or other countries and serve as an Engineer Officer in the Jamaica
For application info call us at 906-5159/968-4084
Visit our web site at www.jdfmil.org
Write to us at
Jamaica Defence Force
Up Park Camp