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JOB VACANCY AT TCAA: DIRECTOR ECONOMIC REGULATION (1 POSITION) - RE ADVERTISED

TCAA invites applications from suitably qualified Tanzanian Citizens to fill in the following vacant position.
JOB TITLE: DIRECTOR ECONOMIC REGULATION (1 POSITION) 
Reporting: Reports to the Director General
Main function of the job:  To ensure that air transport services are provided in a smooth, orderly and competitive manner.
 Duties and responsibilities: 1. To ensure effective management of financial and human resources allocated to the economic regulation division 2. To advise the Director General on all matters relating to economic oversight of the civil aviation industry 3. To advise on formulation of Air Transport Policies and Regulations. 4. To enforce regulations and requirements and monitoring of the performance of the Industry. 5. To coordinate multilateral and bilateral air service agreements and negotiations. 6. To approve requests for air operators’ schedules and operating permits. 7. To conduct and coordinate studies on aviation sector in order to determine trends of the ind…

JOB VACANCY AT TCAA: PRINCIPAL CIVIL AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE (1POSITION)

TCAA invites applications from suitably qualified Tanzanian Citizens to fill in the following vacant position.
JOB TITLE: PRINCIPAL CIVIL AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE (1POSITION) Reporting: Reports to the Director General Main Function of the job:
To manage the Civil Aviation Training Centre and ensure that the College
provides quality and effective training services in compliance with national and
international standards.
Duties and Responsibilities:
1. To advise the Director General on all matters relating to the Civil
Aviation Training Centre (CATC).
2. To develop annual budget for the Civil Aviation Training Centre and
ensure effective utilization of allocated resources
3. To determine training requirements of Civil Aviation Training Centrepersonnel.
4. To prepare and submit monthly training reports as appropriate
5. To ensure CATC conducts training, research and consultancy
6. To ensure that training facilities are available and in operation
7. To develop courses, curricula and expl…

CABIN CREWS POSITIONS at PRECISION AIR (10-POSTS)

Precision Air Services Plc invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in this challenging position.POSITION: CABIN CREWS(10-POSTS)
REPORTS TO: CHIEF CABIN CREW
DUTY STATION: DAR ES SALAAMROLE PURPOSE STATEMENT:
Consistently ensure safety of passengers, crew and aircraft also give quality customer service to passengers in a safe environment for their comfort and satisfaction.KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSBILITIES
 Ensure and maintain safety, security, comfort and welfare of the passengers, and fellow crew members in the cabin operations.
 Fully adhere to all policies and regulations and timely completion of all duties as
assigned by the senior officer/crew.
 Ensure that customers receive the best possible service as per service procedure and standards.
 Make proper utilization and handover of in-flight catering items, materials and good
care of in-flight equipment.
 As the company representative onboard, portray a positive image of Precision Air.
 To ensure…

Pilots (PIC) vacancies at Precision Air

Precision Air Services Plc invites applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill in these challenging positions.
Precision Air shall fully cover type rating costs for the successful candidates subject to specified terms and conditions of a service bond agreement.POSITION: PILOT IN COMAND ATR 42/72
REPORTS TO: FLEET MANAGER
DUTY STATION: DAR ES SALAAMROLE PURPOSE STATEMENT:
To plan, supervise and execute company flights in accordance with legal and company policies and procedures for safe, efficient and economic conduct of flights.(a) Duties and Responsibilities
i. It is the responsibility of the PIC to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the aircraft in all stages of ground and flight operations. Plan, and supervise the
execution of company flights in accordance with legal and company policies and procedures, authorized checklists and to ensure safe, efficient and economical operation.
ii. The PIC will co-ordinate the flight preparation according to directives an…

VACANT POSITIONS AT TANZANIA CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY (TCAA)

JOB TITLE: AIRWORTHINESS DEVELOPMENTAL INSPECTOR (I POSITION)
Reporting: Reports to the Chief Airworthiness Inspector
Main function of the job: To conduct safety oversight in accordance with the Civil Aviation (Airworthiness) Regulations under supervision of a qualified Airworthiness Inspector. The incumbent will undergo training for inspectorate functions under the ITS protocol or equivalent system / To process applications for aviation personnel licenses, authorizations, examinations, training and any other personnel license matters in line with approved regulations and standards.
Duties and Responsibilities: The recruited candidate will undergo training to qualify and be assigned job functions in the airworthiness inspectorate section which includes the following duties:- 1. To conduct Surveillance of aircraft for certificate of airworthiness renewals and reparation of detailed reports on inspections and surveillance activities 2. To conduct routine surveillance of work performed in the ha…

Etihad Airways and Tanzania's Precision Air unveil codeshare agreement

In a move that extends its reach across East Africa, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, today announced that it has entered into a codeshare agreement with Precision Air, Tanzania’s leading domestic airline.   Under the new codeshare agreement, Etihad Airways will place its EY code on Precision Air flights between Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro, Mwanza, Mtwara, Nairobi, Zanzibar, Pemba, and between Nairobi and Kilimanjaro and Zanzibar. Precision Air will place its PW code on Etihad’s daily services between Dar es Salaam and Abu Dhabi, strengthening ties between East Africa and the United Arab Emirates. Kevin Knight, Etihad Airways’ Chief Strategy & Planning Officer, said: “Precision Air is an innovative and award-winning airline and this new codeshare agreement demonstrates Etihad Airways’ growing ambitions to strengthen its operations across the East African region. “This is a further example of our strategy of working with partners to extend our reach, …

Tanzania government orders B787-8 "Dreamliner"

Eairlier this week, Tanzania's President John Magufuli held talks with a senior official of American aircraft manufacturer Boeing.
Dr Magufuli's meeting with Boeing's Director of Marketing, Africa, Mr Jim Deboo, centred on the Tanzania government's intention to purchase a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner plane from the company.
Dr Magufuli said his government has already made an initial payment for the aircraft.

The aircraft will be acquired by the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency (TGFA) which will, in turn, lease it to Air Tanzania.
The plane, which will be able to carry 262 passengers in a three-class configuration, is expected to be delivered in June 2018.
The Dreamliner is expected to be added to Air Tanzania fleet to make it a total of 7 aicraft that will comprise of Bombardier Q300, Q400, CS300 and the Boeing B787-8. The government is currently implementing a comprehensive plan to revive the national carrier, Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL).
Reports from the Ministry of…

Tanzania signs firm orders for two Bombardier CS300s and one Q400.

The Tanzanian Government Flight Agency (TGFA) has signed firm purchase agreements for two Bombardier CS300s single-aisle jets and one Q400 turboprop, Bombardier announced on Friday Dec. 2. Bombardier will sell the aircraft to the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency, which will lease them to Air Tanzania based in Dar es Salaam, Bombardier says. The deal has a value at list prices of $203 million, it adds. The CS300s will be outfitted in a dual-class layout and equipped with in-flight wi-fi, and the Q400s will be outfitted with 76 economy seats, Bombardier says. The Q400 order follows less than three months after two of the same type were deliveredto the TGFA, also for operation by Air Tanzania. Like the two earlier examples, the latest aircraft will have an all-economy, 76-seat interior with two lavatories. The latest orders further boost Air Tanzania, which this year had seen its fleet dwindle to a single Bombardier Dash 8-300, a predecessor of the Q400. “The domestic market in Tanzania, as…

Job Opportunities at Precision Air - Aircraft Maintenance Technicians (4 Positions)

JOB VACANCY
POSITION: Aircraft Maintenance Technicians - Four (4 Positions) REPORTS TO: Duty Control Engineer DUTY STATION: Dar es Salaam/Kilimanjaro
ROLE PURPOSE OF THE STATEMENT Carry out assigned repair and replacement tasks on aircraft and aircraft systems in accordance with TCAA regulations and company procedures at optimized cost for the business while upholding high safety standards to maintain schedule integrity
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSBILITIES  Carry out routine and non routine maintenance tasks and perform service bulletins for safe and timely release of aircraft within planned downtime for continued airworthiness.  Carry out repair, replacement, overhaul, modification and testing of aircraft components and aircraft tools for optimal turn around time to ensure continuous availability of serviceable component.  Carry out maintenance tasks on cabin utilities and IFE systems for utmost Customer satisfaction and comfort  Identify and requisition required parts  Report incident / a…