Manager of Aquaculture Production Unit at Tanzania Fisheries Corporation (Tafico) January 2022

The United Republic Oftanzania President’s Office Public Service Recruitment Secretariat

Tanzania Fisheries Corporation (Tafico)
Tanzania Fisheries Corporation (TAFICO) is a Government entity under The Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries stablished under the President Establishment Order of 2019 following the Government decision to revoke the Tanzania Fisheries Corporation which has been in operation for the past 23 years. Initially, TAFICO was established through Public Corporation Act No. 17 of 1969 that was published in the Government Gazette  Notice No. 58 of 1st March 1974 under Government Order No. 11 of 14th February 1974. The objective of re establishing TAFICO is to develop the fishing industry in the country.

Kumb.Na. JA.9/259/01/A/18 
On behalf of the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries and Tanzania Fisheries Corporation (TAFICO) Public Service Recruitment Secretariat (PSRS) invites dynamic and suitable qualified Tanzanians to fill  vacant post mentioned below;
Fisheries Jobs in Tanzania, Vacancies, Offers
Manager of Aquaculture Production Unit- 1 Post (Readvertised)
Appointment by: the Board
Reports to: the Chief Executive Officer
Supervises: Aquaculture Production Unit Staffs
Duties and Responsibilities
  • To plan production schedules for aquaculture production unit and evaluate their profitability
  • To undertake daily management activities for aquaculture production unit;
  • To produce and/or facilitate acquisition of quality seed required for stocking in aquaculture unit and/or market;
  • To produce and/or facilitate acquisition of quality feed for aquaculture production unit and/or market;
  • To construct and/or facilitate acquisition of aquaculture production systems including ponds, cages, recirculation systems, aquaponics for aquaculture unit and/or market;
  • To construct and facilitate acquisition of required cages for aquaculture unit and/or market; and
  • To ensure biosecurity of aquaculture facilities and provide veterinary services to aquaculture unit and/or market.
Qualifications and Experience
Holder of Masters Degree either in Science and Aquaculture, Aquatic Sciences, Hotculture Economics, Mariculture, Aquatic Environmental Science or Marine Science with working experience of at least ten (10) years, two (2) of which must be at managerial level in reputable organization.

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General Conditions
  • All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania generally with an age not above 45years of age except for those who are in Public Service;
  • Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contacts; postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
  • Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement;
  • Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates:
    • Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;
    • Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;
    • Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;
    • Professional Registration and Training Certificates from respective Registration or Regulatory Bodies, (where applicable);
    • Birth certificate;
  • Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted: -
    • Form IV and form VI results slips;
    • Testimonials and all Partial transcripts;
  • An applicant must upload recent Passport Size Photo in the Recruitment Portal;
  • An applicant employed in the Public Service should route his application letter through his respective employer;
  • An applicant who is retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply;
  • An applicant should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;
  • Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA).
  • Professional certificates from foreign Universities and other training institutions should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) and National Council for Technical Education (NACTE);
  • An applicant with special needs/case (disability) is supposed/advised to indicate;
  • A signed application letters should be written either in Swahili or English and addressed to Secretary, Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat, P.O. Box 2320, University of Dodoma, and Utumishi Building/Asha Rose Migiro Buildings - Dodoma.Deadline for application is 13rd January, 2022;
  • Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview and;
  • Presentation of forged certificates and other information will necessitate to legal action;
NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Portal by using the following address; http://portal.ajira.go.tz/and not otherwise (This address also can be found at PSRS Website, Click ‘Recruitment Portal’)
Released by:
Secretary, Public service recruitment secretariat

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