The Government of the United Republic of Tanzania is executing the Tanzania Intermodal and Rail Development Project (TIRP) funded by the International Development Association (IDA).
The project is being implemented by Reli Assets Holding Company Ltd (RAHCO) on behalf of the Government of Tanzania. The proposed project is aiming to strengthen logistic capacity and develop intermodal container operations along the Oar es Salaam - Isaka Corridor on the central railway network. The main elements that have been identified as being critical to improve train operations are: (a) capacity and reliability of railway infrastructure, (b) availability and reliability of rolling stock, (c) strengthening of logistic chains at rail-port interfaces, (d) well-defined organizational structure and institutional responsibilities.
Managing Director of RAHCO invites qualified candidates to fill the following positions in respect of the implementation of TIRP: Candidates should be Tanzanians, results oriented performance and of high ethical standards
9. Plant Engineer 1 -Position To work in the Technical Services Directorate primarily in the implementation of TIRP. The incumbent will manage Track Plant & Equipment, On-Track Machines (OTMs), Pugu Sleeper Press, Tura Quarry and Bridge Yard Equipment, plus other -duties relevant to the Project as may be assigned by the employer. Reports to: Director, Technical Services Terms of Engagement: 1 year contract, renewable
Key Qualifications and Experience .
• Holder of a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent from a recognized' institution. • Should have a minimum of five years relevant working experience in mechanical engineering category on relevant projects or in reputable design office. • Registered with the Engineers Registration Board. • Knowledge or exposure to railway operations would be an added advantage.
Key duties and responsibilities
• Undertake inspections related to mechanical engineering aspects of monitoring, of compliance to approved Movable Assets Maintenance Standards (Earthmoving Equipment, Track Plant & Equipment, OTMs, Trolleys, Tura Quarry and Pugu Sleeper Press). • Monitoring operators' activities and their relationship to RAHCO. • Other duties relevant to railway engineering as may be instructed by supervisors.
REMUNERATION • Attractive package will be offered to a successful candidate commensurate with skills and experience possessed based on RAHCO Schemes of Service
i. Applications should be attached with updated 'CV and certified photocopies of' relevant certificates showing 3 references with their names, addresses and telephone numbers. ii. Applicants should not have been convicted of any criminal offences in any court of Law in Tanzania or otherwise iii. Age Limit: below 40 years.
All applications should be sent through either Post office or by hand to: The Managing Director, Reli Assets Holding Company Ltd, Railway Street I Sokoine Drive P.O. Box 76959 Dar es Salaam TANZANIA Tel. 255-22-2127403, Fax. 255-22-2116525
Closing date will be fourteen (14) days after first appearance of the advert. Applicant who is not contacted should regard their applications as unsuccessful