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Career Opportunities

Welcome to the Employees' Retirement System of the Government of the Virgin Islands Career Opportunities page.

To see our current open positions, see the list below.

For inquiries or questions about career opportunities at GERS, please call (340) 776-7703, extension 4600/4602.

GERS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Opportunities

  • IT Support Specialist

    The position of IT Support Specialist is responsible for the everyday upkeep and maintenance of the hardware and software systems oft he GERS. Duties include the troubleshooting and repair of personal computer hardware, local area network hardware, and the installation and updating of business software applications.

    The IT Support Specialist receives direction from the IT Director on the implementation of GERS' computing standards and policies. Additionally, this position provides Network Administration Support and may provide support to the Data Entry Operation.

    The IT Support Specialist works constantly with the end user community and provides support for problem resolution, technology implementation, service delivery and productivity enhancements through technology.


    Education and Experience

    Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems or related field with three (3) to five (5) years of experience.

    Certification as a Microsoft Certified Professional and Microsoft Certified Solution Associate a plus. 

     

    Deadline Date
    April 15, 2016

     

     

    A Letter of Application, Resume and Job Application must be submitted by the deadline date by 5:00 p.m.  Job application packets may be picked up at the St. Thomas GERS Office on the 3rd Floor of the GERS Complex or the St. Croix office at 3005 Orange Grove Lot# 5. Application Packets may be submitted to the GERS Office at the receptionist desk, via email to humanresources2@usvigers.com or mail postmarked by the deadline date to:
      
    Ms. Janice L. Turnbull
    Director of Human Resources
    Government Employees’ Retirement Sytem
    3438 Kronprindsens Gade – Ste. 1
    GERS Complex – 3rd Floor
    St. Thomas, VI  00802
    To view this job listing in its entirety or to download a PDF copy, click here.







  • Director of Information Technology

    Under general direction of the Chief Operating Officer or higher level executive management, the Director of Information Technology (IT) shall effectively provide the leadership for the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of all aspects of the Agency's technology systems and processes. The Director of IT will apply his/her deep technical understanding and business acumen and work closely with Management to assess business needs and requirements, provide information technology guidance and policy, and align IT's plans with business strategies to deliver business enabling technologies while ensuring accountability for all deliverables. This position requires a high degree of integrity and teamwork that is demonstrated by delivering commitments and eliciting the same accountability from his/her team.




    Education and Experience

    • Master's degree in Computer Science or related technology field and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in managing an IT unit; or
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technology field and eight (8) to ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in managing an IT unit.

    Prior banking or pension fund management experience a plus. Candidate must demonstrate a record of accomplishment and operational excellence.

    Certification as a: (1) Project Management Professional (PMP); (2) Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE); and (3) Certified Cloud Technology Professional (CCTP) a plus.



    Deadline Date

    April 15, 2016


    A Letter of Application, Resume and Job Application must be submitted by the deadline date by 5:00 p.m.  Job application packets may be picked up at the St. Thomas GERS Office on the 3rd Floor of the GERS Complex or the St. Croix office at 3005 Orange Grove Lot# 5. Application Packets may be submitted to the GERS Office at the receptionist desk, via email to humanresources2@usvigers.com or mail postmarked by the deadline date to:


    Ms. Janice L. Turnbull
    Director of Human Resources
    Government Employees’ Retirement System
    3438 Kronprindsens Gade – Ste. 1
    GERS Complex – 3rd Floor
    St. Thomas, VI  00802

     

    To view this job listing in its entirety or to download a PDF copy, click here.