Friday, 15 April 2016

Nafasi ya Kazi The World Vegetable Center, Application Deadline April 25, 2016

Position:  Driver

The World Vegetable Center (Arusha)
AVRDC - The World Vegetable Center is a nonprofit, autonomous international agricultural research center with headquarters in Taiwan and regional offices around the globe. AVRDC conducts research and development programs that contribute to alleviating poverty and malnutrition in the developing world through the increased production and consumption of nutritious and health-promoting vegetables. AVRDC's Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa, located in Arusha, conducts vegetable research and training and provides information services for the benefit of its stakeholders in the horticultural sector in Africa. To implement its growing activities especially in research and training, the Center is looking for a Driver under the Nationally Recruited Staff (NRS) Category. This position is open for Tanzanian citizens only.

Key Responsibilities
The successful candidate will report to the Manager - Administration:
Provide safe driving service of official vehicles.
Insure that the vehicles being driven are well-maintained, in good running condlnon and clean.
Provide assistance and other support services to official activities

Certificate of Secondary Education (Form IV)
Holder of Class C1 driving license
Very conscious in his work
Available at all time
Knowledge in spoken English is an advantage;
Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.
Able to work extra hours


Submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, photocopies of certificates and transcripts, and three names of PROFESSIONAL referees including contact addresses, phone number and e-mail.

Applications should be sent by e-mail only through APPLY NOW to AVRDC-The World Vegetable Center, Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa, Ms. Nadine Kwazi, Manager- Administration, P.O. Box 10, Duluti, Arusha, Tanzania,

Information on the position can be requested by phone +255272553093,+255272553125
Fax (+255 27 255 3125). Please send the application as an e-mail attachment.

Only applications from short listed candidates will be acknowledged. The World Vegetable Center, Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa offers an attractive salary and benefits, a multi-cultural working environment with employees from different countries and diverse backgrounds.

Closing Date:The closing date for Applicant is  April 25, 2016