Senior Engineer (Materials) at TANROADS | April 2024

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

The Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) is a Semi-Autonomous Agency in the Ministry of Works established on 1st July, 2000. It is responsible for day to day management of the Tanzania mainland’s Trunk and Regional Roads Network.

The Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) on behalf of the Government of the United Republic of Tanzania has entered a Contract for the construction of Same – Kisiwani – Mkomazi Road Project to bitumen standard.

The Regional Manager’s Office, TANROADS Kilimanjaro on behalf of the Chief Executive, intends to recruit qualified and competent staff to fill vacant posts on specified contract for the aforementioned project in the following fields:




Entry Qualifications:


Must be a Tanzanian Citizen who is a holder of Bachelor Degree in one of the following fields: Civil Engineering, Highway Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Structural Engineering or equivalent qualifications from a recognized Institutions with working experience of at least seven (7) years in related field. Must be registered by ERB as Professional Engineer.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete supervision of the laboratory and experiments, to strictly apply the specifications:
  • Ensure the implementation of the QA/QC procedures in the project. The entire Quality Check list is to be effectively implemented;
  • Inspecting, testing and approving all materials and completed works to ensure compliance with technical specification requirements:
  • Ensure the proper, regular and approved calibrations are taking place and on time for all testing equipment in the Laboratories:
  • Oversee that all approved material samples inside the samples room on site are organized, properly stored and labelled;
  • Prepare daily reports regarding the work, approved samples and the supplied materials, and check inventories besides keeping records for all materials activities in the project:
  • To advise the Resident Engineer regarding the applications of materials used on site in addition to the quality control:
  • Review test results by Contractor and their respective pavement and materials reports and advise on the way-forward.


Successful applicants must be ready to work for considerable lengths of time in Same District where the project is located.


Terms of Service:

  1. The Terms of Employment: Specified Contract for 1 year
  2. Salary: TANROADS Salary scale with other site allowances as per TANROADS Incentive Policy

All interested and qualified Tanzanians are invited to submit their applications enclosing their detailed and signed Curriculum Vitae, Certified Copies of relevant Education and Professional Certificates with names of two reputable referees and their contact addresses, telephone number (s) and e-mail addresses, so as to reach the below mentioned addressee not letter than 16.30 hours on 06th May, 2024.

Late Applications will not be considered for evaluation under this recruitment. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Those applicants who will not be contacted for interview should consider themselves unsuccessful.

Applications should be submitted to: –


The Regional Manager,


P.O.Box 3051,