The Maritime and Port Authority of Brunei Darussalam (MPABD) is a statutory body established under the MPABD Order, 2017. The MPABD Order, 2017, stipulates the regulatory functions of MPABD with respect to merchant shipping, safety of navigation, safety of life at sea, manning of vessels and prevention of pollution at sea within port areas and territorial waters of Brunei Darussalam.

With reference and guidelines provided by  the Ministry of Health (MOH), We encourage applicants to submit their Job Application through email only. This helps to flatten the curve of Covid-19 spread. Your cooperation is highly appreciated. Thank you.

MPABD is seeking suitably qualified applicants for the following positions:

  1. Assistant Chief Executive – 1 post
  2. Senior Principal Surveyor – 1 post
  3. Senior Manager – 3 posts
    1. Senior Manager  – Asset Management Division
    2. Senior Manager  – Finance Division
    3. Senior Manager  – Policy Planning Section, Strategic Maritime Interest Division
  4.  Principal Surveyor – 2 posts
    1. Principal Surveyor – Maritime Training and Standard Section, Marine Division
    2. Principal Surveyor – Survey Section, Marine Division
  5. Vessel Traffic Manager – 2 posts
  6. Port Superintendent – 1 post
  7. Senior Enforcement Officer – 1 post
  8. Manager – 1 post
  9. Ship Registration Officer – 1 post
  10. Trainee Officer / Officer – 3 posts
    1. Trainee Officer / Officer (Asset Maintenance Section) – Asset Management Division
    2. Trainee Officer / Officer – Administration and Human Resource Division
    3. Trainee Officer  / Officer (Policy Planning)  – Policy Planning Section
  11. Assistant Port Superintendent Grade 1 – 1 post
  12. Assistant Vessel Traffic Officer – 1 post
  13. Assistant Enforcement Officer – 1 post
  14. Vessel Traffic Supervisor – 2 posts
  15. Enforcement Supervisor – 1 post
  16. Corporate Assistant – 2 posts

Note: Please click on the position for more details of the vacancies.

General Requirements 

  • Have an understanding of legislations under the purview of MPABD including but not limited to Merchant Shipping Order 2002, MPABD Order 2017 and Prevention of Pollution of the Sea Order 2005;
  • Possess good communications and interpersonal skills;
  • Able to work closely with senior level executives and subordinates;
  • Able to work independently and works effectively as a team;
  • Fluent in oral and written Malay and English;
  • IT literate and proficient computer skills; and
  • Other terms and conditions that are governed by regulations that take effect from time to time

Interested applicants are required to submit the following:

  • Curriculum Vitae with covering letter;
  • Copy of identification card;
  • Recent passport size photo; and
  • Copy of relevant academic certificates.

Application can be submitted to: not later than Friday, 20th August 2021 at 03:00pm.

 Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


Maritime and Port Authority of
Brunei Darussalam (Headquarters)
Jalan Pelabuhan, Muara,
Negara Brunei Darussalam