Overview

POSITION TITTLE: WEIGHBRIDGE OPERATORS – 4 Vacancies

POSITION RELATIONSHIP: Reports to Shift In-charge

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Carrying out activities as described in The East Africa Community Vehicle Load Control Act (2016). The activities include the following:
Weigh Motor Vehicles Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) as well as axle weights as described in The East Africa Community Vehicle Load Control Act (2016).
Impose road damage fee for overloaded vehicles
Measure physical dimension of Motor Vehicles or any load being carried on the motor vehicle
Ascertain compliance with special permits for trucks carrying abnormal loads
Record all necessary particulars regarding the motor vehicle being weighed
Enforce Road Traffic Axle Load Control by the use of Weighbridge Scale devices
Perform any other related duties as may be assigned by Head of Weighbridge Unit

KEY QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be Tanzanian Citizen
Holder of a Full Technician Certificate (FTC) or Diploma in Civil. Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from a recognized Institution
Must be a computer literate (at least Advanced Certificate in Computer Applications)
Not above 35 years of age
Must be fluent in Kiswahili and English
SALARY: TANROADS Scale 4.1

GENERAL CONDITIONS
Any Tanzanian who meets the conditions and requirements of this advertisement is invited to apply.
Applicants who are employed should route their application through their employers
Any person with unresolved criminal offences need NOT apply
All applications should have at least two names of referees and their contract address and reliable telephone numbers for contact (failure to provide two referees will result to a disqualification)
All copies of Academic certificates and birth certificates MUST be certified
Submission of a certified copy of birth certificate is a MUST, Affidavits will not be considered
All applicants must attach one colored passport size to their application letters
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews
Late as well as incomplete applications will not be considered.
Lobbying and canvassing of employment will not be entertained and will work to the applicant’s disadvantage.

MODE OF APPLICATION

Only candidates who are willing to join the Agency immediately after being notified are invited to send application letters.
Qualified applicants are required to apply to the undersigned not later than 20th September, 2019.
Application Letters should be addressed to:

The Regional Manager
Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS)
P.O BOX 30150,
KIBAHA.

About TANROADS

TANZANIA NATIONAL ROADS AGENCY (TANROADS) is a Semi -Autonomous Agency under the Ministry’ of Works, Transport and Communication established on July 1, 2000 and suitably is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Tanzania Mainland’s Trunk and Regional Roads Network. Its primary functions include the roads network maintenance and axle load control, the implementation of road safety and environmental measures, provision of advice on the strategic framework policies and plans for the road sector.

Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) is vested with the responsibility of Maintenance and Development of Trunk and Regional Roads Networks in Tanzania Mainland. The Agency is also responsible for conducting Axle Load Control Operations through Weighbridges.

In making sure that the Agency strengthens the capacity to perform its functions effectively, the Regional Manager (TANROADS – Coast) seeks to recruit qualified and competent Tanzanian Citizens to fill the available vacancies at Regional Manager’s Office TANROADS – Coast on contract terms as follows below:
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE:
Appointments will be on Contract Terms of Two (2) years (renewable) subject to satisfactory performance, efficiency and effectiveness.