MECHANICAL TECHNICIAN II – 15 POST – Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA

By | April 15, 2019


Employer: Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA)
Date Published: 2019-04-13
Application Deadline: 2019-04-26




(i)To undertake daily inspection of all airports facilities so as to determine need for service or maintenance,

(ii)To carry out preventative maintenance and fault diagnosis on plant and equipment so as to minimize breakdowns and maintenance costs and improve availability,

(iii)To carry out maintenance work at the Airport equipment and building in an orderly, smooth and regular inspection in accordance with preventive maintenance schedules/programs and liaise with supervisor for modifications, improvements, installations and commissioning work

(iv)To test various types of electro-mechanical/ mechanical equipment and related devices for conformity to standards and performance,

(v)To assemble and test experimental motor-control devices, switch panels, generator, solenoids, and other electrical equipment and components according to engineering data and knowledge of electrical principles,

(vi)To assists in the purchase of materials and production equipments including sourcing for quotations on costs of new projects,

(vii)To continuously undertake risk identification/originator and report to immediate supervisor and/ or advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous,

(viii)To maintain an awareness of and comply with technical and SHE standards, regulations and procedures and ensure that “Safe Systems of Work’ are complied with at all times,

(ix)To liaise with other airport users interested in making alterations or additions to existing structures,

(x)To collect data for planning, maintain and update records whenever necessary,

(xi)To maintain a high standard of proficiency in own skill areas,

(xii)To perform any other duties as may be assigned supervisor.



Holder of a Diploma (NTA 6) in Civil, Building, Electrical, Electro mechanical/Mechanical, Electronics and Telecommunications or Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in respective fields. The candidate must be computer literate.

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale TAA Scheme of service




  1. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania of not more than 45 years of age except those who are in public service; ii. Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contacts; postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
  2. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement;
  • Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates;
  • Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;
  • Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;
  • Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;
  • Birth certificate. v. Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted
  • Form IV and form VI results slips;
  • Testimonials and all Partial transcripts.
  1. Applicants employed in the Public Service should route their application letters through their respective employers; vii. Applicants who have/were retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply;

viii. Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;

  1. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA) and National Council for Technical Education (NACTE);
  2. Certificates from Foreign Universities should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU);
  3. Applicants with special needs/case (disability) are supposed/advised to indicate;

xii. A signed application letter should be written either in Swahili or English and Addressed to;

Secretary, Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat,

8 Kivukoni Road,

P.O. Box 63100, 11102

Dar Es Salaam.

xiii. Deadline for application is 26th April, 2019 and;

xiv. Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview;

  1. Presentation of forged certificates and other information will necessitate to legal action; NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Portal by using the following address; not otherwise(This address also can be found at PSRS Website, Click ‘Recruitment Portal’)SECRETARY PUBLIC SERVICE RECRUITMENT SECRETARIAT


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