Resident Engineer at TANROADS | April 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description


Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) is vested with the responsibility of Maintenance and Development of the Trunk and Regional Roads Network in Tanzania Mainland. It is also responsible in conducting Axle Load Control Operations using weighbridge scales.

The Regional Manager TANROADS Coast on behalf of Chief Executive TANROADS is looking for suitably qualified and competent Tanzanian to fulfil vacant position available for Resident Engineer for the project of Upgrading of Nyamwage – Utete Road (33.7 km) to Bitumen Standard ongoing in Coast Region and Construction of Mbambe Bridge (81m) and its approach Roads (3.0km) to bitumen standard.

Position Title: Resident Engineer (1 Post) (Upgrading Of Nyamwage – Utete Road (33.7 Km) To Bitumen Standard)
Scope of Position;

The successful candidate should be ready to work for considerable lengths of time when required under minimum supervision.

Key Qualification:

  1. Must be a registered Civil Engineer with a Degree in Civil Engineering.
  2. A postgraduate qualification in Civil or Highway Engineering and experience in contract administration under FIDIC/PPRA conditions of Contract is an added advantage.
  • Must have a minimum of ten (10) years of specific experience related to Road/Bridge Design and Construction.
  1. Must have served as a Project Manager/Resident Project Manager/ Regional Manager in an equivalent capacity on at least three (3) bituminous road construction of similar magnitude and complexity in the last 10 years.
  2. Must have a working experience of at least 3 years in Sub – Sahara Countries.
  3. Proficiency in written and spoken English is mandatory.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Shall head the site staff and shall be responsible for all technical and administrative aspects on site
  • To supervise contractor at site and force account operations
  • To perform such other related duties as may be assigned by Project Manager (PM) or Resident Project Manager.

General Conditions

  1. Applicants must attach an up – date curriculum vitae (CV) Having reliable contacts: postal address/post code, e- mail and telephone numbers
  2. Applicants must be a Tanzania Citizen.
  3. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement:
  4. Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates:
  5. Apart from professional qualifications requirements outlined in the position, candidates to assume the positions must be trustworthy, responsible, reliable, accountable and with high degree of integrity.
  6. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement.
  7. Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of academic certificates.
  8. Testimonials, Partial transcripts and result slips will not be accepted.
  9. Applicants should indicate three referees with their reliable contacts.
  10. Certificates from foreign examination bodies should be certified by TCU, NACTE, or NECTA
  11. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview.
  12. Application letters should be written in English Language.

Terms and Conditions of Service

  1. Appointment will be on Contract Terms; renewable subject to satisfactory performance;
  2. The salaries for the post will be according to TANROADS Scales.

Means of Applications

Please send your handwritten application letter, academic and birth certificates as well as comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (C.V) to the address shown below. Your application must be submitted not later than

23nd April, 2024. From 10th April, 2024. Only successful candidates will be notified and invited for Interview.



P.O. BOX 30150,