COSTECH began operations in 1986 and since then, it has been the principal advisory organ of the government on all matters relating to science, technology and innovation (STI). It is entrusted with the advisory role of formulating policy on science and technology and its implementation; it monitors and coordinates scientific research, technology development and transfer; acquires, stores and disseminates scientific and technological information and fosters regional and international cooperation.
Principal Technician Grade I (1 Post)
Holder of a Diploma in Estate Management, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Laboratory Management or equivalent qualifications with nine (9) years working experience. Main Duties and
(i) Implements maintenance and rehabilitation plans for laboratory, buildings and workshop facilities. (ii) Liaises with user departments on matters pertaining to smooth operation of estate, research and consultancy activities;
(iii) Plans, organizes, coordinates and control all activities of laboratory and workshop;
(iv) Advises on the hardware upgrading and purchasing of spare parts and equipment required by the Commission;
(v) Trains and supervises junior staff;
(vi) Performs any other duties as assigned by superior.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and qualified candidates for these positions must submit the following for consideration of the applications:-
- Application letter, briefing stating why the candidate qualify for the position.
A current resume or curriculum vitae that provides clearly the applicant’s work experience and other relevant information for the job.
- Academic and professional certificates and awards.
- Names of three referees. Applicants are requested to indicate their telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for easy contact.
All applications must be addressed to the undersigned through current employers and submitted not later than 15th August, 2018. Applicants who will not be contacted should regard themselves unsuccessful.
Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology,
P O Box 4302
DAR ES SALAAM