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Aug 17

15th August 2017

Vacancy Notice

By Dwayne Clarke / Community Notices

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS) is seeking to fill the following vacancies: Standardisation Officer , Standards Development: Qualifications and Skills- BSc General – with strong science background, preferably Biology and Chemistry, or equivalent; Intermediate computer literacy; excellent written, oral English and interpersonal skills; excellent planning and time management skills. Standards Assistant, Technical Services: Qualifications and Skills-CSEC Certificate inclusive of at least two (2) Science Subjects (preferably Physics and Mathematics); Computer Literate; Good Communication Skills Standards Assistant , Information Services: Qualifications and Skills-CSEC Certificate inclusive of English and Math; Computer Literate; Good Communication Skills (at least one other science subject, knowledge of MS Office applications; basic graphic design software would be an asset.) Interested parties are kindly asked to contact the Bureau of Standards at Tel 462-2424 or email: abbs@ab.gov.ag for additional information and to submit applications.

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May 17

8th May 2017

IEC Standards for comment

By Dwayne Clarke / Community Notices

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards invites members of the general public to comment on a three (3) part Standard: To review and provide comments on these standards, interested parties are asked to contact the Bureau at Tel: 462-2424 or Email: abbs@ab.gov.ag, or come to our office on Old Parham Road, to make the necessary appointments. Please note that the deadline for submission of comments is Friday July 07, 2017. The Bureau looks forward to your participation in this important standards development process for adopting these standards as Antigua and Barbuda National Standards.

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May 17

8th May 2017

Standard for comment

By Dwayne Clarke / Community Notices

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards invites members of the general public to provide comments on the Draft National Standard: DNS 14 Standard for jams, jellies and marmalades. The draft standard and the comments form can be accessed from the "Notices" section of the Bureau's website: www.abbs.gov.ag. Please note that the deadline for submission of comments is Friday July 07, 2017. For any further details on providing comments, kindly contact the Bureau at Tel: 462-2424 or by email: abbs@ab.gov.ag or visit our office on Old Parham Road.

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May 17

8th May 2017

World Standards Day Poster and Video Competition

By Dwayne Clarke / Community Notices

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards (ABBS) in partnership with the World Standards Cooperation is pleased to announce a design competition where you get to create a poster or video for World Standards Day 2017 under the theme "Standards Make Cities Smarter". The winning poster and video will be used as the creative platforms and benchmark to highlight, bring knowledge to and celebrate World Standards Day 2017. The three organizers of the competition, IEC, ISO and ITU, will get together and select the top 10 posters and videos and from there they will be voted for on social media. The Deadline for poster entries is June 5th, 2017, and the deadline for video entries is August 14th, 2017. Interested citizens and residents are invited to visit the Bureau's website www.abbs.gov.ag for competition details, or contact the Bureau at Tel: 462-2424 or Email: abbs@ab.gov.ag, or come to our office on Old Parham Road for information on the World Standards Day poster and video competition. Share your talent and make your contribution to "...making our world's cities smarter".

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May 17

8th May 2017

Proposals for Evaluation

By Dwayne Clarke / Community Notices

The Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards invites members of the general public to evaluate a New Work Item Proposal for the adoption of a standard on Tourism and related services – Tourist services for public use provided by Natural Protected Areas Authorities – Requirements. All completed evaluation forms must be submitted by June 02, 2017 for consideration. Interested stakeholders can access the proposal and the evaluation form the "Notices" section of the Bureau’s website: www.abbs.gov.ag. For any further details on completing new work evaluations, kindly contact the Bureau at Tel: 462-2424 or by email: abbs@ab.gov.ag or visit our office on Old Parham Road.

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