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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Irrigation Assistant at Mkulazi Holding Co. Ltd


Mkulazi Holding Co. Ltd (MHCL) is a company owned by the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) and Prisons Corporation Sole (PCS). The Company was established on 6th September 2016. The main objective of the company is to undertake production of sugar in Tanzania. To start with, MHCL plans to develop two sugar estates in Morogoro region of which one will be located at Mkulazi area, Morogoro District (Mkulazi Estate) and the other in Mbigiri, Dakawa in Kilosa District (Mbigiri Estate).

The company wishes to invite competent, qualified, experienced and dedicated young Tanzanians to fill in the vacancy positions currently available in the company and WOMEN ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR THESE POSITIONS as follows:


Position Title:  Irrigation Assistant

 Irrigation Assistant (1 Post) 

Qualification, Experience and Knowledge

 Shall have a Bachelor degree in Automobile/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent from a recognized University; and Shall have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Workshop management or supervision from in Industrial sector; Good diagnostic and problem solving skills; Experience with sugarcane plantations will be an added advantage; Must care about the quality of work to be done and have customer satisfaction in mind; Must be safety conscious to avoid unnecessary accident; and Must be proficiency with computer especially MS word, Excel and outlook.

 The person will supervise irrigation of sugarcane farms as per the company guidelines and procedures. He/she will be reporting to Irrigation Supervisor.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

Supervise day to day irrigation of cane fields as per irrigation schedule; Check irrigation system daily for leaks; Repair irrigation system defects; Train irrigators on irrigation processes; Maintain records of irrigation activities; and any other lawful duties as may be assigned by his/her seniors.

Qualification, Experience and Knowledge

Holder of Agricultural/lrrigation Engineering; One year experience on irrigation; Must be proficiency with computer especially MS word, Excel and outlook; Excellent mentoring skills, interpersonal skills, leadership and initiative Skills; and ability to work with minimum supervision.


 Salaries and related fringe benefits for the advertised posts will be paid in accordance with the Staff Regulations and Conditions of Service, 2019.

General condition: all applicants should have accomplished Secondary School Education and possess an Ordinary Certificate or an Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education or Its equivalent and should not be above 45 years of age.



Candidates meeting the requisite qualifications should submit their written applications and detailed CV to the address below WITH THE POSITION APPLIED WRITTEN ON THE TOP OF THE ENVELOPE, describing how they see themselves qualifying for the applied position. They should also send copies of Academic Certificates, three referees, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail address.

P.0 BOX 1079,

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The deadline for submitting the application is 15 February, 2021