Job opportunity at CCBRT for a Pharmaceutical Technician

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Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT) is a locally registered NGO first
established in 1994. It is the largest indigenous provider of disability rehabilitation services in the country.
CCBRT aims to improve the quality of life of people living with disabilities as well as their families and to enable them to achieve their legitimate potential.

Duties to Include: 

  • Responsible for tasks where accuracy is highly important such as updating patient records
  • Answering queries on supply and availability of medicines 
  • Responsible for ordering items for use within a hospital and delivering pharmaceuticals and other goods to sites within a pharmacy department. 
  • Responsible for compounding/local production of drugs according to doctor’s prescription
  • Responsible for monthly spot check of expired drugs and disposal of Hospital expired drugs according to TFDA regulations in collaboration with Hospital Pharmacist
  • Responsible for storage and dispensing of narcotic drugs in case of absence of Pharmacist in charge

Work Experience / Skills:

  • At least 2 years work experience in a Hospital Pharmacy ( E ) 
  • Good communication skills ( E) 
  • Knowledge of computer ( E ) 
  • Able to speak and write English and Kiswahili ( P ) 


  • Diploma of Pharmacy ( E ) 
  • Registered with the Tanzania Pharmacy Council ( E ) 

E – Essential, P – Preferred

We are an equal opportunities employer, people with disabilities are encouraged to apply Please submit a
letter of Application or curriculum vitae with two references and maximum one page cover letter on why you
believe you are the right candidate for this position. Please send it via email to: [email protected] or by post to the Human Resources Department, P.O Box 23310, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Tel: +255 (0) 22 260 1543, +255 (0) 22 260 2192, Fax: +255 (0) 22 260 1544. Website:,

Closing date for Applications: 28th February 2014. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted