60 Agricultural Engineer II – Irrigation jobs at National Irrigation Commission (Nirc)

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Vacancy title:
60 Agricultural Engineer II – Irrigation

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources , Category: Science & Engineering ]

Jobs at:

National Irrigation Commission (Nirc)

Deadline of this Job:
05 August 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Sunday, July 24, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

60 Agricultural Engineer II – Irrigation


• Identify irrigation potential areas in collaboration with Local Government Authorities;
• To prepare irrigation project feasibility studies, detailed designs and tender documents;
• To undertake data collection for irrigation data bank;
• To prepare design and plans for the utilization of ground water and rain water resource for irrigation purposes;
• To promote the use of water saving irrigation technologies and use of renewable energies for irrigation and drainage purposes;
• To identify irrigation potential areas in collaboration with Local Government Authorities;
• To promote climate smart agriculture in irrigation and drainage;
• To undertake adaptive and applied research on various irrigation and drainage issues; and
• To perform any other official duties as may be assigned by a supervisor.

Holder of Bachelor Degree in following fields: Civil and Irrigation Engineering, Irrigation Engineering from Institution/University recognized by the Government.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania with an age not above 45 years 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:-
i. Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;
ii. Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;
iii. Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;
iv. Professional Registration and Training Certificates from respective Registration or Regulatory Bodies, (where applicable);
v. Birth certificate;
• Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted:-
i. Form IV and form VI results slips;
ii. 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 letter should be written either in Swahili or English and Addressed to Secretary, Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat, P.O. Box 2320, Utumishi Building at University of Dodoma – Dr. Asha Rose Migiro Buildings - Dodoma.
• Deadline for application is 5th August, 2022;
• Only shortlisted candidates will be informed on the date of 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’)