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Principal Water Engineer at EWURA


Published by Jobstanzania on 11:51:00 am

The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) is an independent, world class regulatory authority responsible for licensing, tariff regulation and quality of service regulation of the electricity, water, petroleum and natural gas sectors. EWURA has the following vacancy for which suitably qualified Tanzanian citizens are invited to apply


Post Title: Principal Water Engineer  

- WATER AND SEWERAGE DIVISION

Duty Station: EWURA Head Office – Dar es Salaam
Reports to: Technical Manager – Water and Sewerage

Principal Water Engineer will assist in monitoring the process of overseeing effective and efficient application of provisions of the Water Supply and Sanitation Act and best industry practices.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
i) To assist in coordination of the process of overseeing effective and efficient application of provisions of the Water Supply and Sanitation Act and good industry practices.
ii) To assist in ensuring optimal provision of technical, environmental and safety inputs to regulating and controlling the distribution and sale of water and sanitation services.
iii) To assist in facilitation of review, issuance, renewal and revoking of licenses for water supply and sanitation services in accordance with the Act and accepted standards.
iv) To assist in reviewing technical viability of new water supply and sanitation service development projects in accordance with the Act.
v) To participate in reviewing and advising on application for provisional licenses to carry out assessments, studies and other activities necessary in license applications.
vi) To assist in monitoring availability, quantity and standards of services provided by Water Utilities, perform verification tests to determine water and sewerage quality and assess conditions of water sources and their utilization.
vii) To assist in facilitating capacity building programs in regulatory matters and provision of better services by Water Utilities.
viii) To participate in reviewing, updating, and advise on the entire water supply and sanitation services licensing process, including fixing and applying for application and licence fees, reviewing terms and conditions of licenses and tariffs, reviewing and advising on tariffs and prices of electricity, advising on rules for terms and conditions of licenses for supply of electricity to consumers.
ix) To participate in reviewing and advising on application for provisional licenses to carry out assessments, studies and other activities necessary license applications.
x) To coordinate monitoring and measuring of licensees’ performance and compliance with the Act.
xi) To effectively supervise and guide members of staff reporting on the job.
xii) To undertake any other related duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Academic Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications and experience:
i) Possession of Bsc. in (Environmental Engineering, Civil and Water Resources Management Engineering, Municipal and Industrial services Engineering) from a recognized University.
ii) Possession of Master degree or Post graduate qualifications in the fields mentioned above or others such as Business Administration.
iii) Possession of Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) application.
iv) Possession of at least six (6) years work experience in relevant fields.


Personal Attributes
In addition to the above skills and qualifications, applicants for the above positions are required to have the following attributes:
a) A very high level of integrity, honesty and sense of responsibility;
b) Ability to work under pressure and produce expected results;
c) Ability to work in a dynamic team;
d) Ability to self manage, achieve results and meet deadlines; and
e) Willingness to work beyond the call of duty.
Tenure and Remuneration
a) A competitive salary will be offered to the right candidates for the posts.
b) EWURA is an equal opportunity employer.
c) Staff will be employed on 5 years renewable contracts. Mode of Application

Signed application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including e-mail address or day time contact telephone number, together with photocopies of certificates and names and contacts of two referees should be addressed to reach the under-mentioned by 28th November 2014.
Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to the candidate’s disadvantage.

Only short listed candidates meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview and those who will not hear from us should consider themselves unsuccessful.

Application letter should be addressed to:

The Director General
Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
Samora Avenue, 6th Floor, Harbour View Towers(Former JM Mall Building)
P O Box 72175 DAR ES SALAAM

Email: jobs@ewura.go.tz



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