Job opportunity at the Cashew nut Board of Tanzania

The Cashew nut Board of Tanzania (CBT)

Is a corporate body established under the Cashewnut Industry Act No.18 of 2009. CBTs entrusted with the responsibility of regulating the development of the Cashew Industry in Tanzania. In undertaking its mandated roles the CRT puts more emphasis in improving efficiency and effectiveness in the Cashewnut sub sector in order to meet requirements of different stakeholders thereby enabling them to contribute to the national development.

CBT provides a. wide range of services through its head office in Mtwara and branch offices in Dar es Salaam, Tanga and Tunduru. The Board is purely (100%) Tanzania Government owned and through its team of experienced staffs, it is able to respond quickly and effectively to client requests throughout the country.

CBT invites qualified Tanzanian citizen to fill a vacant post with the following conditions:-

i. All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania and not above 45 years old and should also observe age limit for each position where indicated.

ii. Applicants must attach up to date Curriculum Vitae (CY) having reliable Contact, Postal address, E-mail and Telephone numbers.

iii. Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement

iv. Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of academic Certificates
• Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma Certificates
• Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates transcripts
Form IV and VI National Examination Certificates
• Computer Certificates
Professional Certificates from respective Boards
• One recent passport size picture and birth Certificate

v. Form IV and Form VI Results slips are strictly not accepted

vi. Testimonials, Partial transcripts and results slip will not be accepted

vii. Presentation of forged Academic Certificates and other information in be CV will necessitate to legal action

viii. Applicants should indicate three (3) reputable referees with their reliable contacts

ix. Certificates from foreign examinations bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education should be certified by National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA)

x. Certificates from Foreign Universities should be verified by’ the Tanzania Commission for
Universities (TCU)

Deadline for application 15th, June 2016 Applicants with special needs/case (Disability) are supposed to indicate women are highly encouraged to apply

Application letters should be written in Swahili or English those who applied for the post before, should not re-apply.

Only short listed candidates will be informed on a date for interview.

Currently CBT advertise the following post:-

Processing Officer II-I POST

Organizational Relationship
Appointed by: Management
Reports to: Processing Manager

Entry Qualification
Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution or University

Duties and Responsibilities
• Inspection of cashew processing factories ensures compliance with the standards as' per Cashewnut Industry regulations,
• Assist in issuance of processing license to processors.
• Register Cashewnut processing factories and cashew processors. .
Sensitization of local investment in cashew processing through seminars-and media.
• Promote cashew kernel quality standards though capacity building/conduct awareness to processors.
Carrying out inspections of Processing factories and submit report to Processing
Manager for approval before they are given license.
Assist installation of Cashewnut processing machines.
Perform any other duties as may be assigned by his supervisor.

Attractive remuneration package in accordance with the CBT's salary Scale


All application should be sent through the Address below,
Director General
Cashewnut Board of Tanzania
P.O.Box 533
Or by hand to the Director General Office located along Tanu Road near Roman Catholic Cathedral Church Mtwara.