NAFASI ZA KAZI -TANROADS, Weighbridge Shift Incharge

 Weighbridge Shift Incharge

TANZANIA NATIONAL ROADS AGENCY (TANROADS) is a Semi -Autonomous Agency under the Ministry’ of Works, Transport and Communication established on July 1, 2000 and suitably is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Tanzania Mainland’s Trunk and Regional Roads Network. Its primary functions include the roads network maintenance and axle load control, the implementation of road safety and environmental measures, provision of advice on the strategic framework policies and plans for the road sector.

The Regional Manager TANROADS – MARA is looking for suitable qualified Tanzania candidates for 7posts available on renewable contract terms at Sirari and Rubana Weighbridge Stations in Mara Region, Regional Manager TANROADS – Mara invites qualified and interested candidates to apply for the following positions:


Key qualification for the Shift In-charge:

  • Holder of Undergraduate Degree m any profession.
  • Must be Computer literate (at least Advance Certificate in Computer Applications);
  • Must be fluent in both written and spoken Kiswahili and English Languages:
  • Must be Tanzanian Citizen
  • Between 35 and 40 Years of Age.

Duties and Responsibilities of Shift In-charge.

The shift In-charge who reports to the Regional Manager will be responsible for:

  • Enforcing Road Traffic Axle Load Control by the use of weighbridge scale devices;
  • Supervising shift activities that among others including:
  • Weighing motor vehicles Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) > 3,500kg plying on our public Roads;
  • Imposing road damage fees on the spot for overloaded vehicles;
  • Measuring physical dimensions of motor vehicle or any load being carried on the motor vehicle for providing advices to transporter incase of non compliance with vehicle dimension limit;
  • Recording all necessary particulars regarding the motor vehicle being weighed;
  • Observing good customer care, dignity and integrity;
  • Reporting all matters on Axle Load Control to the Regional Manager;
  • Performing other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Regional Manager;


According to TANROADS Salary Scale: TRS 5.1


  • Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable n. contacts; postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
  • 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;
  • Birth certificate;
  • Overqualified candidates are not expected to apply;
  • An applicant employed in the Public Service should route his/her application letter through his respective employers; HI. An applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;

Deadline for application is Monday 2 September. 2019.
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;
A signed application letters should be addressed to:

The Regional Manager,
Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS),
P.O. Box 81,
Tell +255 28 2623003, +255 28 2623001
Fax: +255 28 2623039

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