The Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) was established on 1st July, 2000 by an order published in the Government Gazette, Notice No. 293 of 2000 under Section 3(1) of the Executive Agencies Act No. 30 of 1997, with the expectation of witnessing a significant improvement in road maintenance and development with respect to quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
The Agency is responsible for the management of 35,000 Km of roads made up of 12,786 Km of trunk roads and 22,214 Km of regional roads according to the Roads Act No. 13 of 2007 and subsequent reclassification up to June 2015.
1. POSITION TITLE: ASSISTANT SURVEYOR (1 POST)
The Assistant Surveyor will be posted to the Project Upgrading of Nachingwea -Ruangwa-Nanganga Road (106KM) To Bitumen Standard; Lot 2: Ruangwa-Nanganga section (53.2 KM)
A. Key Qualifications and Experience:
(i) Educational minimum qualification: Holder of Diploma in Land Surveying from any
recognized Higher Learning Institution
(ii) Higher qualifications will be an added advantage.
(iii) Must be Computer literate
(iv) Must have undertaken at least one (1) project of similar nature.
(v) Must be fluent in Kiswahili and English Languages.
(vi) Must be a Tanzanian Citizen.
B. Responsibilities of Assistant Surveyor
The specific responsibilities shall include but not limited to;
(i) Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of
surveys in order to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
(ii) Conduct surveys in order to establish legal boundaries for properties.
(iii) Record the results of surveys, including the shape, contour, location, elevation,
and dimensions of land or land features.
(iv) Coordinate findings with the engineers, clients, and others concerned with the
(v) Adjust surveying instruments in order to maintain their accuracy.
(vi) Establish fixed points for use in making maps, using geodetic and engineering
Terms and Conditions of Service
Appointment will be on Contract Terms of six months, renewable subject to satisfactory performance.
MODE OF APPLICATION
Please apply with confidence to:-
TANZANIA NATIONAL ROADS AGENCY,
P.O. BOX 1022,
TEL: 023 – 220 2195
FAX: 023 – 220 2710
Please send your handwritten application with your comprehensive Curriculum Vitae, Certified copies of relevant education, profession and birth certificates, so as to reach the address not later than 7th June, 2021 at 16:30 hrs. Only successful candidates will be notified and invited for an interview. Those candidates who do not get letters of invitation should consider themselves unsuccessful.