Senior Engineer - EWURA


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

5.1 Post Title: Senior Engineer – Gas Distribution – 1 Post
Duty Station: EWURA Head Office – Dar es Salaam
Reports to: Principal Engineer – Gas Distribution

Senior Engineer – Gas Distribution will be responsible for providing support in the monitoring the natural gas infrastructures to ensure efficiency in the natural gas sub-sector.

Duties and Responsibilities:

i) To participate in process of overseeing effective and efficient application of provisions of the Petroleum (Exploitation and Production) Act and Reservoir Specific Production Sharing Agreements in order to ensure commercial aspects of natural gas sector are in conformity with provision of the Act and good industry practices.

ii) To participate in ensuring optimal provision of economic inputs to regulating and controlling the distribution and sale of natural gas and regularly monitor market’s demand-supply dynamics of natural gas and keep track of prices of natural gas in national and international markets

iii) To participate in review, issuance, renewal and revoking of licenses for natural gas exploitation, distribution and sale in accordance with the Act and accepted standards

iv) To initiate designing of effective business models for improving quality of service delivery of natural gas

v) To ensure consistency of customer experience in respect of services provided in view of natural gas

vi) To monitor and attend service levels and complaints of stakeholders regarding distribution and sale of natural gas

vii) To effectively supervise and guide members of staff reporting on the job.

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

Minimum Academic Qualifications and Experience

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

i) Bachelor degree Engineering (Gas, Chemical Processing, Mechanical).

ii) Must be registered with Engineers Registration Board (ERB) as a Professional Engineer.

iii) Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) application

iv) Possession of at least five (5) years working experience in relevant fields

Mode of Application

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 three referees should be addressed to reach the under-mentioned by 15th November 2016.

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 candidate’s disadvantage.

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