The Department of Science and Technology, Regional Office VIII (DOST VIII) is in need of competent staff to fill in one (1) Project Assistant II (contractual position) with the following qualifications and functions: 

Position Title: Project Assistant II (PA II)
Job Type: Full Time (Contractual)
Monthly Salary: Php 21,860.40 (DOST-8 - LNU GIA Project)
Location: DOST Regional Office No. VIII
Duration: November 27, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Job Description: Assist in the implementation of the GIA Project with Leyte Normal University entitled, "Strengthening Proposals Review Mechanism and Implementation of the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) and other S&T Related Activities in Region VIII - Year III"
  • Graduate of a 5 or 6-year engineering related degree course;
  • Advance skills in Database Management (MS Access);
  • Excellent English written and oral communication;
  • Skills in file/records management;
  • Experience in project creation, implementation, and monitoring is a plus;
  • With good moral character; and
  • Can work independently with minimal supervision.
  1. Assist in the preparation of various documents/proposals forwarded by the SETUP Coordinator;
  2. Maintain the SETUP database (MS Access);
  3. Assist in the conduct of Review and Technical Evaluation Committee (RTEC) Meetings;
  4. Monitor and evaluate the progress of SETUP funded projects;
  5. Coordinate with the SETUP Coordinator, PSTCs and other officials/concerned personnel in the gathering and validating of progress reports of SETUP projects;
  6. Assist the DOST VIII Cleaner Production Technology and Energy Audit Consultancy Servies Coordinator in the preparation of various documents/proposals and conduct of necessary activities;
  7. Perform other duties that may be assigned from time to time.
How to Apply Qualified and interested applicants may apply personally or submit copy of the following requirements to DOST Regional Office VIII at the Government Center, Palo, Leyte:
  • Application Letter (should be addressed to:

Regional Director

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Transcript of Records
  • Diploma
  • Certificate of related training(s)/seminar(s) attended/completed
  • CSC certificate of eligibility (preferable)
Deadline of Filing of Application: November 23, 2017
Examination Date: November 24, 2017 (Morning)
Interview Date: November 24, 2017 (Afternoon)


Regional Director