Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Porter cum Messenger III (Currency) – 1 Post

The Bank of Tanzania, an equal opportunity employer and Tanzania’s central bank, is looking for suitably qualified young Tanzanian citizens of high personal integrity to fill the following vacant positions at the Head Office and at its Branches in Mwanza, Mbeya, Zanzibar and Dodoma.

Position: Porter cum Messenger III (Currency) – 1 Post

Reports to: Head of Division
Contract type: Contract for unspecified period of time
Location: Head Office, Dar es Salaam

Job Purpose: 
To assist Main Vault Custodians in loading, unloading into and from trucks and carrying out currency deliveries within the Bank’s premises.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
a) Packing, loading and unloading currency consignments into/from trucks at the
Bank’s Main Vault;
b) Carrying and stacking currency cargo and other goods in the Bank’s Main Vault;
c) Carrying currency to and from the Note Counting and Processing Units;
d) Carrying and delivering messages, documents and other items within and outside the Bank premises;
e) Stamping the labels attached to banknotes bundles and coin bags as required;
f) Performing other related duties as may be assigned by the head of division.

Education Qualifications and Job-Related Attributes Required:
a) Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with passes in
Mathematics and English subjects;
a) Ability to demonstrate initiative, enthusiasm and personal integrity;
b) Physically capable of carrying heavy loads;
c) Ability to work beyond normal working hours and under pressure;
d) Ability to work as part of a team;
e) Ability to demonstrate respect, confidentiality and trustworthy;

Interested applicants must submit the following for consideration of the applications:
a) Application letter and Curriculum Vitae (CV);
b) Certified copies of academic certificates, birth certificate and other relevant certificates;
c) Names and addresses of two reputable referees;
d) Applicant’s reliable contact address, email address and telephone numbers;
e) Applicants with academic certificates from foreign schools/ universities must submit proof of accreditation of issuing institutions;
f) Applicants who qualify for more than one post should choose and apply for one post only. Applicants who shall apply for more than one post will not be short listed.
g) Overqualified applicants will not be considered.

Application should be addressed to:

Deputy Governor (AIC),
Bank of Tanzania,
2 Mirambo Street,

Applications should reach the Deputy Governor’s Office on or before 16.00 pm on 18th November, 2014.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.