Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Wildlife Management Assistant II (34 Posts)

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) was established under National Parks Ordinance CAP.412 of 1959. This unique area is currently managed by the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) pursuant to CAP 284 of 2002. It is under the Ministry for Natural Resources and Tourism. The main functions of the NCAA are to conserve and develop the natural and cultural heritage resources, to promote tourism in the NCA and promote the interests of indigenous people living in the area.

The Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) invites applications from qualified Tanzanians to fill the following vacant positions: -

Wildlife Management Assistant II (34 Posts)

Direct Entry Qualifications
Holder of Certificate in Wildlife Management, Range Management, Wildlife Ecology, Zoology, Forestry or similar related field from a recognized institution.

Main Duties and responsibilities

Wildlife Management
(i) To clear NCAA boundaries.
(ii) To assist in implementation of strategies for managing endangered flora and fauna species.
(iii) To participate in carrying out animal census.
(iv) To assist in identification and management of various habitats in NCA.
(v) To participate in collecting samples of, and store plant specimens.
(vi) To participate in preparation of tree nurseries for both indigenous and exotic plant species.
(vii) To participate in restoration of plant species in NCA and adjacent areas
(viii) To perform any other duties as assigned from time to time by Supervisor.

Wildlife Protection
(i) To cleanse firearms.
(ii) To collect/pick government trophies or antiques or forest products left unattended to secure in official custody.
(iii) To participate in routine patrols and animal census.
(iv) To protect and guard the lives and properties of the residents/employees against destruction by wild animals.
(v) To participate in cleanliness and guarding of tourist camps, entry gates and any other appointed places.
(vi) To perform any other duties as assigned from time to time by Supervisor.

In accordance to NCAA’s salary scales.

Mode of Application:
Own handwritten application with comprehensive typed curriculum vitae, accompanied with copies of relevant academic Certificates and Transcripts plus names and addresses of three referees to be sent to:-

The Conservator,
Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority,
P. O. Box 1,
Tel: +255 27 2537006/19

So as to reach this office not later than 08th March, 2019

Applicants should not exceed 45 years of age and they must indicate their telephone/mobile and E-mail addresses for quick response.
Employed applicants must channel their applications through their current employers.