Thursday, 10 April 2014

Packaging Technology Centre Manager at Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS)

Job Title: Packaging Technology Centre Manager – 1 Post

Employer: Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS)

Duty Station: Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Application Deadline: 22nd April 2014

Job Description:

Duties and responsibilities:

• Reports to the Director of Testing, Calibration and Packaging Services
• Overall in-charge of the Packaging Technology Centre
• Identifies priority areas for quality management, testing or other programmes
• Supervises the implementation of quality management, testing, accreditation, and
packaging services
• Ensures that the centre is upgraded to International recognition
• Coordinates preparation of work plan and departmental budget
• Staff supervision and appraisal
• Coordinates preparation of monthly and quarterly departmental reports
• Initiates the updating and review of standards
• Oversees updating and review of procedures and manuals
• Works closely with heads of sections under the department to ensure that the highest standards of quality and service are achieved and maintained
• Organizes and coordinates training related to packaging technology
• Identifies potential areas for assisting SMEs to improve the quality of packaging to facilitate trade 2
• Any other duties as may be assigned by the Director of Testing, Calibration and Packaging Services

Qualifications and experience:

Holders of Masters Degree or above in Production Engineering from a recognized institution with at least five (5) years work experience in a reputable organization at a senior position.
Work experience in Packaging industry will be an added advantage.

How to Apply:


All above posts carry attractive remuneration packages and fringe benefits in accordance with the qualifications and experience stated in the specific post.

General Conditions:

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to apply by sending their hand
written application letters attached with copies of relevant certificates,
Testimonials and detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV).
The CV must incorporate contact details including telephone numbers, email
Addresses and three referees with their telephone numbers and addresses.
Form IV and Form VI result slips are strictly not accepted.
The applications should reach the address below on or before 22-04-2014.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for the interview. 12
Applicants who are currently employed in the public service should route their
Application letters through their respective employers.
This advert can also be viewed on TBS website

Director General,
Tanzania Bureau of Standards,
P. O. Box 9524,