THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
MINISTRY OF WORKS, TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATION
TANZANIA CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY
The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority, (TCAA) was established by the enactment of
the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority Act 2003 Cap 80 (R.E 2006) to regulate the civil
aviation industry in the United Republic of Tanzania in order to ensure effective
implementation of Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) as provided in
the Annexes of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). The Authority is
also responsible for economic regulation of the activities of persons and institutions
providing air transport services and aeronautical airport services. In addition the
Authority provides air navigation services in Tanzania.
To meet this mandate of regulating and overseeing the functions of the aviation
industry in an efficient, sustainable and cost-effective manner, TCAA invites
applications from suitably qualified Tanzanian Citizens to fill in the following vacant
DIVISION OF AIR NAVIGATION SERVICES
D.1. JOB TITLE: DIRECTOR AIR NAVIGATION SERVICES (1 POSITION) – READVERTISED
Reporting: Reports to the Director General
Main function of the job:
To provide air navigation services in the flight information region which
includes Rwanda and Burundi airspace in order to ensure safe, orderly and
expeditious air services.
Duties of the Job
1. To ensure effective management of financial and human resources
allocated to the air navigation services division
2. To advise the Director General on all matters relating to air navigation
3. To ensure efficient and effective provisions of air navigation services
4. To coordinate search and rescue missions.
5. To ensure the air space within the flight information region is appropriately
equipped and maintained
6. To determine the cost of providing air navigation services and institute
measures to recover the cost.
7. To effect continuous improvement and efficiency in the quality of air
8. To plan and convene the civil and military coordination committee
9. To perform any other related duties as assigned by the Director General
from time to time
Holder of a Bachelor degree in any one of the following disciplines; Electronics
and Telecommunications Engineering, Science, Business Administration with
Basic Training in Air Traffic Management, Communication Navigation
Surveillance or Aeronautical Information Management. Masters Degree in
related field is an added advantage.
Must have a relevant working experience of at least ten (10) years, five (5) of
which should be in Managerial position.
Salary: Within salary grade of TCAA SS.13
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Successful candidates will be appointed initially under a one year probation period
and thereafter upon confirmation, on a unspecified or specified period contract
depending on the age of the employee.
All employees of the Authority are required to observe the TCAA Code of
Other terms and conditions of service are as promulgated in the TCAA Staff
TCAA is an equal opportunity employer.
Applicants for the positions of Director Air Navigation Services and Director
Economic Regulation who applied in the previous advertisement may re-apply
Only successful candidates will be contacted.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to meet their own costs of travel,
accommodation and other matters in relation to the interview
Mode of Application
Qualifying candidates should apply or lodge their applications at the address below
Updated Curriculum Vitae;
Copies of certificates including birth certificate;
Two recent passport size photographs;
Contact address of candidates including telephone number(s) and email
Names and contact address of two referees, one of whom should be work related
from the current employer.
All applications for respective positions should be clearly marked on top of the
envelope e.g. “APPLICATION FOR A POSITION OF ....................”
Deadline for submission of applications is 4th January, 2017
All applications must be forwarded to the undersigned address:
Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority,
Nyerere/Kitunda Road Junction,
P.O. Box 2819,
DAR ES SALAAM
Applications for the position of a Driver should be sent to the following address:
Civil Aviation Manager,