Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) was established under the Ports Act No. 17 of 2004. The Authority is vested with the obligation and responsibility of developing, managing and promoting the maritime sector in Tanzania mainland.
The major role of TPA is to enhance the advantages of the geographical position of Tanzania’s maritime resources to fulfill its mandates including provision of services in relation to loading and unloading of cargo and passenger services at all ports in Tanzania.
TPA’s vision is to lead the regional maritime trade and logistics services to excellence and its mission is to develop and manage ports that provide world class maritime services and promote excelling logistics services in eastern, central, and southern Africa.
TPA continues to undertake substantial improvement measures to turn around its performance to maintain competitiveness within the region.
CHIEF COOK – 1 POSTS
REPORT TO CAPTAIN
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. Prepare meal for seamen as per ships catering.
ii. Responsible for Galey works including ship cleaning.
iii. Assist passenger meals where is required
iv. Reporting any abnormalities timely.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Holder of First Aid, Firefighting and Survival and other Mandatories Certificates, pass seafarer medical tests and must have experience not less than 5 years as a Chief cook on board ship on Lakes or Ocean- going ships.
SALARY GRADE: TPGS 4