Plant Operator Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency 2024

Plant Operator Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency
Plant Operator Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency

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Plant Operator Jobs at Agricultural Seed Agency 2024

Job vacancies at Agricultural Seed Agency: The Agricultural Seed Agency (ASA) is seeking Talented Candidates to work for their institution as a Plant Operator.

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Agricultural Seed Agency (ASA) was established under the Executive Agencies Act No 30 of 1997. The Agency was launched in June 2006 as a semi–autonomous body under the Ministry of Agriculture.

The Agency took over the responsibilities that were performed by the Seed Unit of the Ministry of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives.

The aims of establishing ASA is to ensure high-quality of agricultural seeds are available to farmers at affordable price. ASA is working through a Network of sixteen (16) Agricultural Seed Farms located in Different Regions of the Country.

These include Arusha Seed Farm, Tengeru Vegetable Seed Farm, Mwele Seed Farm, Mkinga, Tanga, Msungura and Mazizi Seed Farms, Chalinze,Coast, Kilimi Seed Farm, Nzega, Msimba and Kilangali Seed Farms, Kilosa, Dabaga Seed Farm, Kilolo, Iringa, Mbozi Seed Farm, Songwe, Namtumbo Seed Farm, Ruvuma, Luhafwe Seed Farm, Tanganyika, Katavi, Mpimbwe, Katavi, Bugaga Seed Farm, Kasulu, Kigoma and Njombe ASA Sales Centre.


1.1 Duties and Responsibilities

  1. To drive and operate heavy-duty farm and other machinery;
  2. To carry out minor machinery tools repairs and maintenance;
  3. To maintain records of machine hours;
  4. To maintain records of machine movement;
  5. To report on machine defects to Plant Supervisor;
  6. To maintain machine service schedules; and
  7. To perform other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.


Holder of Secondary School Education Certificate/Advanced Secondary School Education Certificate having a valid Driving License Class F or G plus driving experience of at least 300 hours without causing accidents.

Must be Capable of operating farm machineries and equipment (tractors and combine harvesters) associated implement in Disc plough, Rome plough, Harrows, Planters, Rotavator and Seed drills.

Possession of Trade Test II/Level II/National Vocational Certificate in Motor Vehicle Maintenance/Mechanics/Aeromechanics is an added advantage.


General Conditions Nafasi za kazi Agricultural Seed Agency

Here below are the general conditions for Nafasi za kazi Agricultural Seed Agency 2024

  1. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania generally with an age not above 45
    years of age except for those who are in Public Service;
  2. People with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply and should indicate clearly in the portal for Public Service Recruitment Secretariat attention;
  3. Applicants must attach an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contacts; postal address/post code, e-mail and telephone numbers;
  4. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement;
  5. Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates: –
    1. Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;
    2. Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;
    3. Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;
    4. Professional Registration and Training Certificates from respective Registration or Regulatory Bodies, (where applicable);  Birth certificate;
  6. Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted: –
    • Form IV and form VI results slips;
    • Testimonials and all Partial transcripts;
  7. An applicant must upload a recent passport-size photo in the Recruitment Portal;
  8. An applicant employed in the Public Service should route his application letter through his respective employer;
  9. An applicant who is retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply;
  10. An applicant should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;
  11. Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA).
  12. Professional certificates from foreign Universities and other training institutions should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) and National Council for Technical Education (NACTE);
  13. A signed application letter should be written either in Swahili or English and addressed to the Secretary, Presidents Office, Public Service Recruitment Secretariat, P.O. Box 2320, University of Dodoma, Utumishi /Asha Rose Migiro Buildings Dodoma.
  14. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed on a date for interview and;
  15. Presentation of forged certificates and other information will necessitate legal action;

How to Apply for New jobs at ASA

NOTE: All applications must be sent through the Recruitment Portal using the following address; and not otherwise (This address can also be found at PSRS Website, Click ‘Recruitment Portal’).

Deadline for application is 18th January, 2024;

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