Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Job at Arusha Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (AUWSA), Plant Operator

Plant Operator

The Arusha Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (AUWSA) is a legally established entity responsible for the overall operations and management of water supply and sanitation services in Arusha City. It is among of the best Authorities in Tanzania.

The core function of the Authority is to deliver excellent water supply and sanitation services for all categories of customers and stakeholders in Arusha City. In order to attain its vision and mission, AUWSA is seeking to recruit dynamic, experienced, competent and qualified Tanzanians to fill the vacant post within the Authority’s establishment.


Appointing Authority : Management Committee.

Reports To : Head of Administration Section.

Minimum Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Holder of Form IV Certificate and a Class “F & G” Driving License of Operating Plant and ability maintain the operating tools and least one clean year driving record.
  • The candidate must have ability to speak and possess good writing skills in English and Kiswahili.
  • Nature of Employment : Unspecified Period Contract

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To operate plants and equipment efficiently and effectively.
  • To keep in good and safe working condition and identify any defects on plants, equipments and its accessories before and after making any trip.
  • To make regular inspection of Plants and Equipment’s;
  • To carry out minor repairs to the plants and equipment’s;
  • To records all trips in the log book;
  • To make sure plants and equipment are clean after work,
  • To perform any other related duties as may be assigned by supervisor.


The above vacancy carry an attractive competitive salary and remuneration package in accordance with the qualifications, required skills and experience stated in specific vacant post and AUWSA’s Scheme of Service and Salary Structure.


  • All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania and not more than 40 years of age.
  • Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending their application letters attached with certified copies of relevant certificates, testimonials and detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  • The CV must incorporate all contact: telephone numbers, mobile, postal address, e-mail and physical address.
  • Only Certificate of Secondary Education (CSSE) and Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE) from National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA) are accepted, result slips are strictly not accepted.
  • Certificates from foreign examination Bodies, Colleges or Universities should be verified by NECTA, NACTE or TCU.
  • Only short-listed candidates (who meet requirements) will be contacted for interview.
  • Applicants who will submit fraudulent documents will be subjected to criminal proceedings.
  • For re-advertisment post (Head of Legal Service Unit), the candidate who applied before are not allowed to re-apply.
  • In addition to the qualifications mentioned, the incumbent is expected to posses the following traits:
  • Excellent communication skill.
  • High integrity and ability to adapt to changes quickly.
  • Capacity to work hard, under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
  • Ability to work under teamwork spirit, establish and maintain effective working relations with different people and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  • Applications should be addressed to the undersigned so as to reach him/her not later than 03rd June, 2019 16:30 HRS. AUWSA is an equal opportunity employer women with the required qualification and experience are highly encouraged to apply.



P.O.BOX 13600,


Tel: + 2547186, 254 8981,

Fax: 254 7163, E-Mail: md@auwsa.go.tz