Wednesday, 30 January 2019

6 Shift in Charge Jobs at TANROADS

TANZANIA NATIONAL ROADS AGENCY (TANROADS) is a Semi-Autonomous Agency under the Ministry of Works established on July 1, 2000 and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Tanzania Mainland’s trunk and regional roads network. Its primary functions include the management of maintenance and development works, operations of the network 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.

Regional Manager, TANROADS – DAR ES SALAAM on behalf of the Chief Executive TANROADS seeks to recruit qualified and competent with high integrity Tanzanian Citizens to fill 27 posts for specific duties on contract basis at a newly installed axle load Weighbridge at Kurasini in Dar es Salaam. Successful candidates must be ready to work on all working days, Weekends and during Public holidays, away from his permanent station as situation warrant. Must be willina to work for considerable lengths of time when required under minimum supervision.

Regional Manager TANROADS -Dar es Salaam invites interested candidates to apply for the following positions:


Key Qualifications for the Shift In – Charge;

  • Must be Holder of Ordinary Secondary Education Certificate,
  • Holder of 1 st Degree in any profession (Higher qualification will be advantageous);
  • Must be Computer literate (at least Advance Certificate in Computer Applications);
  • Must be fluent in both written and spoken Kiswahili and English languages;
  • Must be a Tanzanian Citizen;
  • Between 35 and 40 years of age.
Duties and Responsibilities of shift In – Charge
The shift In – Charge who reports to the Regional Manager through the Axle Load Control Supervisor (ALCS) will be responsible for:

  • Enforcing Road Traffic Axle Load Control by the use of Weighbridge scale devices;Supervising shift activities that among others including:
  • Weighing motor vehicles Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) >3.500Kg plying on our public Roads
  • Imposing road damage fees on the spot for overloaded vehicles;
  • Measuring physical dimensions of motor vehicle or any load being carried on the motor vehicle for providing advices to transporters incase of non compliance with vehicle dimension limit;
  • Recording all necessary particulars regarding the motor vehicle being weighed;
  • Observing good customer care, dignity and integrity;
  • Reporting all matters on Axle Load Control to the Regional Manager through the ALCS;
  • Performing other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Regional Manager / ALCS;


TANROADS Salary Scale 5.1 (TRS 5.1)

All the interested and qualified Tanzanians are invited to submit their applications in writing enclosing detailed curriculum vitae and original certified copies of their birth certificates and all other relevant academic and professional certificates, together with names of two referees and their contact addresses, telephone number(s) and e-mail addresses, so as to reach the addressee mentioned below not later than 8th February, 2019. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please Apply to:

Regional Manager,


P.O.Box 4838,

Dares Salaam.

Tel: 22 2450185/2450046 Fax: 22 2450626