136 Job Openings at Rural Energy Agency (REA) – June 2022
Job Title: Project Coordinators – 136 Posts
Rural Energy Agency (REA)
REA is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Energy and Minerals of the United Republic of Tanzania.
Rural Energy Agency (REA) is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Energy and Minerals of the United Republic of Tanzania. Its main role is to promote and facilitate improved access to modern energy services in rural areas of Mainland Tanzania. REA became operational in October 2007.
REA derives its powers from The Rural Energy Act no.8 of 2005. Being an autonomous body, REA’s powers also emanate from sector legislations: In terms of principal legislation in the electricity sector, it derives its powers from the Electricity Act, 2008; and in the petroleum sector, from the Petroleum Supply Act, 2008. As for the regulatory framework, REA works closely with the multi-sectoral regulatory authority, EWURA which is responsible for technical and economic regulation of the energy and water sectors in Tanzania.
POST: PROJECT COORDINATORS – 136 POST
EMPLOYER Rural Energy Agency (REA)
APPLICATION TIMELINE: 2022-06-02 2022-06-11
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
i)To assess the level of electrification and prepare a report on electrified and non – electrified villages, hamlets and social service centres (health centres, schools, business centres, economic activities and water pumps);
ii)To assess and report the implementation status of all projects financed by the Rural Energy Fund (REF) in the districts;
iii)To assess and provide feedback to REA Management on the current and future needs for electrification in the district; and
iv)To assist in the communication and dissemination of information regarding activities/projects for the Rural Energy Agency to the Government officials, leaders and other stakeholders in the district.
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
Diploma in any of the fields majoring in Engineering, Economics, Community Development, Social Studies, Finance, Survey, Project Planning and Statistics; and Full Technician Certificate (FTC) in Engineering.
As per the institution’s salary scale