Friday, 18 October 2013

Assistant Librarian Careers at Ardhi University in Tanzania

Job Title: Assistant Librarian (One Post)

Employer: Ardhi University

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam

Application Deadline:31st Oct 2013

Job Description:

Ardhi University has vacant positions in the Academic and Administrative cadre. The University subscribes to the policy of an equal opportunity employer and therefore invites applications from candidates who are interested to work in a thriving University environment and have the requisite skills, qualifications and experience for various positions as indicated below:

Qualification & Experience:

Holder of Form IVNI Certificate with Diploma in Library and Information Studies and working experience of at least three ‘years In a similar position plus ICT skills; OR holder ~ of Form IVNI Certificate with Certificate in Library Studies/successful completion of Certificate Library Examinations and working experience of at least five years in a similar position plus ICT skills.


Carries out routine professional duties.
Assists in processing added copies and continuations.
Assists in maintaining public and staff catalogues.
Ensures proper shelving of books and periodicals.
Assists in coping catalogues with CIP data.
Assists in handling inter library loans-gifts and exchanges.
Assists in manual operations in various sections of the library.
Lends out and receipt of books.
Performs any other related duties as may be assigned by one's reporting officer.


Successful candidates will be offered attractive salaries within the PGSS scale.

How to Apply:

General Requirements for All Applicants

All academic awards should be from recognized Universities and Institutions.

All applicants must submit Signed application letters accompanied with the following: i)

Copies of relevant academic and professional certificates;
ii) Three names and complete addresses of referees;
iii) Current CV

Age limit:Not above 45 years EXCEPT for the position of Director of Human Resource Management and Administration.

All applicants for academic posts should indicate in their application letter the name of the School to which they are applying.

Applications should reach the University by using the address below not later than two I (2) weeks from the date of publication of this advertisement.

Apply to :
Prof. Eleuther A.M. Mwageni
The Deputy Vice Chancellor,
(Planning, Finance and Administration) Ardhi University,
P.O. Box 35176,
Dar es Salaam.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.