Employment Opportunities at EWURA

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Employment Opportunities
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 vacancies for which suitably
qualified Tanzanian are invited to apply.

 

1. THE OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR GENERAL

a)
Post Title: Zonal Manager (1 post) Readvertised
b)
Duty Station: Dodoma
c)
Reports to: Director General
Zonal Manager
will be responsible for administration of daytoday activities of
Zonal Office and carrying out the coordination of monitoring of
regulated services
with a Zone.

d)
Duties and Responsibilities:
i) To oversee implementation of EWURA’s mandate in respect of
regulating energy and water sectors as per EWURA Act, Cap. 414, sectors
legislation and other relevant applicable laws at the Zone;

ii) To supervise licensing and enforcement activities carried out at Zonal
Office;

iii) To ensure implementation of the performance and compliance
monitoring activities in the zone;

iv) To coordinate tariff review activities in the zone;

v) To manage communications and public relations issues in Zonal Office
in line with Authority’s communication policy;

vi) To handle consumer complaint settlement process for complaints
submitted at Zonal Office;

vii) To prepare periodic zonal performance reports;

viii) To undertake administrative services and financial management
activities including, budgeting, approving zonal expenditures and reporting
on financial performance of the zone;

ix) To manage purchases of goods and services at the Zonal Office;
x) To ensure proper management of the Authority’s records at the Zonal
office;

xi) To provide support in overseeing prudent management of the Authority’s
resources at zonal offices, including to keep records on their utilization;

xii) To coordinate awareness and public education activities in the zone; and

xiii) To undertake any other duties as assigned by superiors.


e)
Academic Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications
and experience.


i) Holder of Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in one of the following
fields: Engineering majoring in Civil, Mechanical ,petroleum, electricity or
water resources management, Economics, Finance, Law, Business or
Public Administr
ation, Geology, Oil and Gas Science, Energy Economics,

Mass Communication, Public Relation or equivalent qualifications from
recognized institutions.

ii) Knowledge in any of Regulated sub sectors will be an added advantage.

iii) Must have work experience of at least eight (8) years in related field and
should be at the rank of at least senior officer.

iv) Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications
Technology (ICT) application.


a)
Post Title: Principal Procurement Officer II (1 Post)
b)
Duty Station: EWURA Head Office
c)
Reporting to: Manager Procurement Management

Principal Procurement Officer will be responsible for ensuring efficiency and timely
performance of procurement functions in the authority.


d)
Duties and Responsibilities:
i) To plan and coordinate preparation and implementation of Annual
Procurement and disposal plans.

ii) To coordinate preparation and review of periodic reports for Tenders.

iii) To ensure conformity with the Public Procurement Act, its regulations and
guidelines.

iv) To coordinate, review and evaluate procurement requirements and
recommend appropriate alternative procedures.

v) To plan, prepare and review tender bidding documents.




vi) To undertake review, qualitycheck and clear tender evaluation reports.

vii) To validate authenticity of payment certificates and invoices.

viii)To coordinate development and review of policies relevant to procurement
function.

ix) To coordinate and prepare periodic unit performance reports.

x) To supervise and guide subordinates.

xi) To undertake any other related duties as may be assigned by the superiors.


e)
Academic Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications and
experience:


i)
Possession of Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in one of the following
fields:
Procurement and Supplies Management, Material Management, Business
Administration majoring i
n Procurement and Logistics Management, Logistics
Management or equivalent qualifications from recognized institutio
ns.
ii)
Possession of Working experience of at least thirteen (13) years in related field.
iii) Must also be a holder of Certified Procurement and Supplies Professional
(CPSP) or its equivalent and is registered by PSPTB in the Category of
Authorized Procurement and Supplies Professional.

iv) Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology
(ICT) application.

2. NATURAL GAS DIVISION

a)
Post Title: Natural Gas Transmission Manager (1 post) Re
advertised

b)
Duty Station: Dodoma
c)
Reports to: Director of Natural Gas
Gas Transmission Manager
will be responsible for ensuring the activities of Gas
Transmission function of the Authority are carried out according to the prescribed

rules and regulation and ensure technical, economic and environmental a
spects
of gas sub
sector.
d)
Duties and Responsibilities:
i) To ensure effective and efficient application of provisions of the Petroleum
Act, 2015 by ensuring transmission aspects of the natural gas subsector
are in conformity with provision of the Act and best industry practices;

ii) To provide technical inputs on health, environmental and safety
requirement on regulating and controlling the distribution and sale of
natural gas;

iii) To provide technical inputs to relevant institutions for development,
adoption or monitoring of technical standards and/or specifications for
natural gas;

iv) To review and recommend issuance, renewal and revocation of licenses
for natural gas transmission in accordance with the Petroleum Act,
standards and best industrial practice;

v) To review and provide technical input on viability of new natural gas
development projects in accordance with the Act;

vi) To monitor availability, quantity and standards of services provided by
natural gas exploiter, distributors and sellers and perform verification tests
to determine natural gas quality;

vii) To develop and review natural gas regulatory tools prescribing for natural
gas licensing procedures, licence templates, construction approvals, terms
and conditions of licences, tariffs and prices of gas, fees and charges and
transmission of natural gas to consumers;

viii)To supervise and ensure that regular inspections, audits and
investigations pertaining to the natural gas sector are carried out in line
with published regulations, code of conduct and rules;

ix) To prepare periodic performance reports with respect to transmission
aspects of natural gas subsector;

x) To administer all resources allocated to the section, including offering
technical and operational support to staff members in the section efficiently
and effectively; and

xi) To undertake any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


e)
Academic Qualifications and Experience
The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications
and experience.


i) Holder of Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in one of the following
fields: Petroleum Engineering, Petroleum Geosciences, Geology,
Chemical and Processing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Oil and
Gas Science, Energy Economics or equivalent qualifications from
recognized institutions.

ii) Masters in Business Administration will be an added advantage.




iii) Engineers must be registered with ERB as Professional Engineer.

iv) Knowledge in regulatory affairs and experience in
Natural Gas sub sector
will be an added an advantage
.
v) Must have work experience of at least eight (8) years in related field and
should be at the rank of at least senior officer.

vi) Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications
Technology (ICT) application.

f)
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 selfmanage, achieve results and meet deadlines; and

e) Willingness to work beyond the call of duty.

g)
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.

h)
Mode of Application
Application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including email address or day time
contact telephone number, together with photocopies of certificates, one passport
size photo and names and contacts of three referees should be addressed to
reach the undermentioned by 17th September 2021.


All applicants who applied earlier for the posts of Central Zone Manager
and Natural Gas Transmission Manager; and still qualify for the posts are
encouraged to reapply.


Only shortlisted candidate meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview.
Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to
the candidates disadvantage.


f)
Application letter should be addressed to:

The Director General,

Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA),

EWURA House, Plot No 3, Block AD, Medeli West,

P O Box 2857, DODOMA

Email:
jobs@ewura.go.tz

NB: All applications that shall not be channeled through email:
jobs@ewura.go.tz
or postal address mentioned above shall not be considered.

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