Technical Manager – Water and SanitationPopular
a) Post Title: Technical Manager – Water and Sanitation – 1 post
b) Duty Station: EWURA Head Office
c) Reports to: Director of Water and Sanitation
Technical Manager-Water and Sanitation will be responsible for providing support in
ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness in technical regulation of water and sanitation
d) Duties and responsibilities:
i) To provide support in overseeing effective and efficient application of
provisions of the Water Supply and Sanitation Act by ensuring technical,
environmental and safety aspects of water supply and sanitation sector are in
conformity with provision of the Act and good industry practices.
ii) To provide support in ensuring optimal provision of technical, environmental
and safety inputs to regulating and controlling the distribution and sale of
water supply and sanitation services.
iii) To liaise with Tanzania Bureau of Standards and other such institutions to
establish or monitor standards of water supply and sanitation services.
iv) To provide technical support in reviewing, issuing, renewing and revoking
licenses for water supply and sanitation services in accordance with the Act
and accepted standards.
v) To review technical viability of new water supply and sanitation development
projects in accordance with the Act.
vi) To monitor availability, quantity and standards of services provided by
vii) To facilitate performance of verification tests to determine water and
sanitation quality and assess conditions of water sources and their utilization.
viii) To facilitate capacity building programs in regulatory matters and
provision of better services by Water Utilities.
ix) To provide support in reviewing, updating, and advise on the entire water
supply and sanitation service licensing process, including licence
application, licence fees, rules and terms and conditions of licenses for
supply of water and sanitation services to consumers.
x) To facilitate provision of technical inputs for reviewing of tariffs and prices of
water and sanitation services.
xi) To undertake any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
e) Minimum Academic Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications and
i) Possession of Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Environmental,
Civil and Water Resources or Municipal and Industrial Services) from a
ii) Possession of Master’s degree qualifications in the relevant fields or others
such as Business Administration.
iii) Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications
Technology (ICT) application.
iv) Must be registered by the Engineers Registration Board as a Professional
v) Possession of at least seven (7) years working experience in relevant fields
out of which three (3) should be in a senior position.
vi) Knowledge and familiarity on sector regulation will be an added advantage.
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 Permanent and pensionable terms.
Mode of Application
a) Application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including e-mail address or day time
contact telephone number, together with photocopies of certificates, one passport size
photo and names and contacts of two referees should be addressed to reach the undermentioned
by 15th January 2018.
b) Those with certificates from the overseas universities, the same MUST be verified by
Tanzania Commission for University (TCU)
c) Only short listed candidate meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview.
Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to the
d) Application letter should be addressed to:
The Director General
Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
7th Floor, LAPF Pensions Fund Towers,
Opposite Makumbusho, Kijitonyama
P O Box 72175
DAR ES SALAAM
|Qualifications||Possession of Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Environmental, Civil and Water Resources or Municipal and Industrial Services) from a recognized University.|
|Company Name||Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)|
|Apply To||THE DIRECTOR GENERAL|
|Deadline||15 January 2018|