Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Information Technology Technician

Geita Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (GEUWASA) is Semi-Autonomous Government Agency operating under the Ministry of Water and Irrigation. It was declared water board on 29st May 2002 by the Minister responsible for water and published in the Government notice 258 on 20st June 2002 in accordance with the water works act, Cap 272 to operate and manage water supply and sanitation service in Geita town.

In order to attain GEUWASA vision and Mission, GEUWASA is seeking to recruit dynamic, experienced, competent and qualified performance driven Tanzanians Male and Female to fill in an excellent career opportunity of:

Position: Information Technology Technician - 1 Post 

TERMS OF SERVICE: Permanent and Pensionable

 Overall in charge of all computer system in the Authority
 Chief advisor to the Commercial Manager in all data management issues in the Authority

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 Operating the computer network server
 Registering new users with the computer network and defining access levels for users
 Making sure that all kind of customer’s data that are required for specific analysis are available all the time
 Ensuring that accurate water bills are processed on time for the right customers on the right quantity of water consumed and right amount of water charges using appropriate water tariffs.
 Supervising maintenance of computer equipment and supporting hardware
 Maintaining the Authority website
 Identifying and evaluating opportunities for computer support to the Authority’s management and operating process
 Ensuring that established Electronic Data Processing (EDP) systems operate within cost and performance specifications and produce specified data and reports
 Establishing necessary EDP systems, programming and operating standards and ensuring that users of the systems preform according to these standards.
 Preparing and maintaining necessary manuals, flow charts and system description for all EDP applications.
 Perfoming any duty as may be assigned by the supervisor. Minimum Qualifications Required, Competency and Experience
 Must not be above 35 years from August 2018
 Holder of Diploma in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent qualification from any recognized Institution.
 Working experience in not less than five (3) years in
 Good command in English and Kiswahili (Written and Verbal).

 This vacancy carry an attractive competitive package salary scale of GEUWGS C4 and other remuneration package in accordance with qualifications, required skills and experience stated in specific vacant post and GEUWASA scheme of service.

All applications should be in written form and have to be enclosed with the following documents:
 All applicants must be citizen of Tanzania.
 Two recent passport size picture should be attached
 The Curriculum Vitae (CV) must incorporate all contacts telephone numbers, mobile box numbers, e-mail and physical addresses.
 Applicants should apply on the strength of information given in the advertisement
 Testimonials, partial transcript and result slips will NOT be accepted.
 Certificates from foreign examinations bodies, colleges or University should be verified by NECTA, NACTE or TCU.
 Certified copies of certificates of Form IV, VI, University degree, Academic Transcript and Birth Certificate.
 Full names and detailed address of three referees (Address should include Mobile Phone, email address and postal address).
 Application letter should be written in English
 Applicants with special needs/ case (disability) are supposed to indicate.
 Applicants who will submit fraudulent documents will be subjected to criminal proceedings.

In additional to the qualifications mentioned, the incumbent is expected to possess the following traits
 Excellent communication skills
 Highly intelligent and ability to adopt to changes quickly
 Capacity to work under teamwork spirit, establish and maintain effective working relations with different people and stakeholder
 Ability to work under minimum supervision

Mode of Applications
All applications should be sent to GEUWASA Office by postal office or EMS and be addressed to:

The Managing Director,
Geita Urban Water and Sanitation Authority,
P. O. Box 477,

Closing Date:
All Application Should Be Sent Before 10th August 2018.

NB: Only Shortlisted Candidate (Who Meet The Requirements) Will Be Contacted For Interview, and Those Who Will Not Hear From Us Should Consider Themselves as un Successful.