Job Opportunity at SUA – Driver II

Driver II  

Full Time


Sokoine University of Agriculture

Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries (MLF) in Tanzania is executing a collaborative research project on Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions in Commercial Poultry. The project is funded by the International Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Solutions (ICARS) based in Denmark. Strategically, the project is divided in two thematic areas “Vaccination and Biosecurity Regimes to Enhance Fight Against Antimicrobial Resistance” and “Mitigating Spread of Antimicrobials and Resistant Microbial Pathogens and Genes Through Treatment of Manure”. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified Tanzanians to immediately fill the following vacant positions at Sokoine University of Agriculture.


Qualifications Possession of a Secondary School Education Certificate (form IV), plus advanced Driving Certificate grade II from NIT/Track driving certificate from VETA or any other institutions recognized by the Government, and relevant Driving license.

Experience Working independently with Research Institutions or Organizations under field condition will be an added advantage

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Driving motor vehicles for projects
  • Up-keeping the log books
  • Ensuring safe keeping of the vehicle and tool kits
  • Ensuring cleanliness of the vehicle
  • Undertaking minor repair of problems detected
  • Performing other related duties as may be assigned by (the project coordinator

Terms: Contract for two years renewable subject to impressive performance and conduct.

Age:  Not above 45 years old.

Salary: As per treasury Registrar’s Salary Circular No 1 of 2015

How to Apply:

A HAND WRITTEN application letter accompanied with up to date typed Curriculum Vitae (CV), relevant certificates and names of at least two referees should be addressed to:


P. O. BOX 3000,


to reach him not later than TWO weeks from the date of this advertisement.

Female candidates are encouraged and motivated to apply.

NOTE that for those who studied abroad, must attach the verification certificates from Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).