#SGUnitedJobs - MOM Housing Officer - 1 year contract

  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Job level
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

Learn about the team

MOM Housing Team protects the interest of our foreign workforce by raising the housing standards and securing the well-being of our foreign workforce. Join us and be part of the team that is determined to develop our dormitories and residences that house foreign workers into world-leading standards and ensure that our foreign workforce is well looked after. Share our passion in making a positive difference to employers and workers.


Why join us?

Does engagement and inspection work excite you? Do you have a passion to work with foreign workers and are keen to re-shape the foreign workforce housing landscape? If your answer to both questions is ‘Yes’, we want you!


Job Requirement

As an MOM Housing Officer, you will engage dormitory operators, foreign workers and employers on a regular basis. You will understand the operations of dormitories and work with dormitory operators to diagnose management gaps and put in place measures to raise standards. You will inspect foreign worker residences to understand their living conditions and concerns of the foreign workers. You will enforce against poor living conditions to deter errant employers. In the immediate future, you will also be part of the team that implements strategies to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus within the dormitories.


In addition to foreign worker housing work, you will also have the opportunities to build expertise through cross divisional postings within MOM to grow yourself professionally in the enforcement role.


What are we looking for?

You should have:

    • Strong investigative acumen to analyse various aspects of a case and deal with the root of the problem
    • Strong analytical skills and conceptual abilities
    • Effective written and communication skills
    • Be prepared for shift work/weekend duties when there is an organizational need


It will be good if you have:

    • Experience in enforcement and investigation
    • A valid Class 3/3A driving license 

Closing on 27 Jun 2021