1. INTRODUCTION Tanzania' Geothermal Development Company Limited (TGDC) is a subsidiary company of The Tanzania Electric Supply Company (TANESCO) which was established in 'December 2013 for spearheading geothermal resources development Tanzania 2. OUR VISION To be the most competitive geothermal resources development company serving today and future generations with reliable, affordable and environmental friendly energy. 3. OUR MISSION: To offer reliable and efficient geothermal energy development services to support the nation's development vision. 4. MANDATES:' TGDC is mandated: • To carry out geothermal exploration including geo- logical, geochemistry, seismological, volcanological studies; • To carry business In geothermal drilling for steam and hot water, well testing and logging, reservoir assessment and management; • To mobilize funds for geothermal development from various sources; • To promote geothermal business and developer of alternative uses of geothermal energy than electricity including watering cultures, therapeutic uses, geothermal bathing, drying of farm products and all industrial and non-industrial uses; In order to achieve its goals, TGDC now invites applicants from suitable, qualified and well skilled persons to the positions mentioned hereunder;
Position: Geophysicist (1 Post)- Ref: TGDC/HRlO26 Reporting to: Manager Geoscience Services Directorate: Technical Services Job Purpose: To perform an efficient operation of exploration and development of geothermal fields. Perform geophysical studies, assessing the locations of potential geothermal prospects using geophysics techniques and advising managerial technical on development strategies. Responsible for performing operations and strategies plans in line with the company's Mission and Vision Statement: Principal Duties & Responsibilities • Surface geophysical exploration in geothermal sites using different geophysical methods • Responsible for identifying and assessing the locations of potential geothermal reservoir • Performing borehole geophysics logging data processing and interpretations • Geophysical data processing and interpretation using computer Geo-software and preparing geophysical reports; • Advising engineering on the location of the drilling sites and the depth to the geothermal reservoir • . Perform any other related duties assigned by your supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications & Experience • Bachelor's Degree and/or in Master's Degree in Geology (Geophysics) or equivalent • A minimum of 2-3 years of work experience in Geophysical exploration • Experience in geophysical geothermal exploration techniques is an added advantage. Desired Attributes & Competencies • Must be capable of using different geophysical equipment in geothermal exploration • Must be Competent in Computer Geo-software for Geo- physical Data Processing and Interpretation. + • Must be Critical thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. • Must demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness to produce quality work • Good teamwork, Interpersonal and negotiation skills • Good communication skills both Swahili and English languages.
TERMS OF, EMPLOYMENT: Permanent & Pensionable including six months of probation for other positions than Manager Planning & Projects. Man- ager Planning & Projects will be on three (3) years renewable contract. REMUNERATION: .A competitive package (according to existing Salary Structure) will be offered to successful candidates.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: • A detailed application letter, clearly stating why you should be considered for the position, strategic projects/activities that you have executed in your previous employment and how you will add value to TGDC • Applicants must be Tanzanians and not above 45 years of age • Applicants much attach up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) with reliable contacts, three referees (two must be work related) • A detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant certificates) testimonials and contacts of two reliable Referees. • Applicants must attach their copies of academic certificates • Testimonials and provisional results/results slips will not be accepted • Certificates from foreign academic institutions must be' >. verified by Tanzania Commission of Universities (TCU) • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted • Applications should be in English • Application must be supported by passport size photo • Women are highly encouraged to apply-
Deadline: Applications should be submitted to the address below, not later than 26th April 2016. THE GENERAL MANAGER TANZANIA GEOTHERMAL DEVELOPMENT COMPANY LTD P.O.BOX 14801 DAR ES SALAAM