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.
SECOND ENGINEER – 1 POST
REPORT TO CAPTAIN
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i. Schedule and direct maintenance inside the engine room.
ii. Responsible for day to day Engine room operations, Maintenance, repair and housekeeping including pollution control from engine room.
iii. Prepare Engine room incidences and accident report if any.
iv. Responsible for Engine room fire fighting equipment and apparatus. v. Keep the Log book entries in a proper way
vi. Prepare paper works and report condition and need of Engine room.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Holder Certificate of Competence CoC III (Officer in charge of Engineering Watch), Have approved and valid qualifications in First Aid, Fire fighting and Survival and other Mandatories Certificates for Engineer, Pass seafarer medical test and have experience of not less than 3 years in a ship’s Engineer position on Lakes or Ocean going ships.
SALARY SCALE: TPGS 6