We are looking for Director of water and sanitation 1 post
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 in Engineering (Water Resources Management, Municipal Water
and Infrastructure), Business Administration or any other related field
iii) Must be registered with Engineers Registration Board (ERB) as a Professional Engineer.
iv) Possession of Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology
v) Possession of at least eight (8) years working experience in relevant field out of which three (3)
should be in senior management position.
vi) Knowledge and familiarity in regulated sector will be an added advantage.
I) To oversee effective and efficient application of the Authority's mandate in respect of the Water
Sector as per the EWURA Act and the Water Supply and Sanitation Act and good industry
ii) To ensure optimal provision of economic, technical, safety and environmental inputs to
regulating and controlling the distribution and sale of water and sanitation services
iii) To ensure the process of reviewing, issuing, renewing and revoking licenses for water and
sewerage services is carried out In accordance with the EWURA Act, Water Supply and Sanitation
Act and accepted standards
iv) To establish standards relating to equipment attached to the water and sanitation services
vi) To monitor the performance of the water utilities in relation to levels of investment. availability,
water and waste water quality, efficiency in production and distribution, quantity and standard
vii) To promote of least-cost investment and security of supply for the benefit of consumers.
viii) To promote the development of water supply and sanitation services in accordance with
recognized international standard practices and public demand.
ix) To Initiate and conduct investigations in relation to the quality of water and standards of services
given to consumers
x) To conduct studies necessary for administrative or management purposes
xi) To advise stakeholders, including the Government. on the technical area.
xii) To maintain good working relationships with other divisions, divisions and units as well as
xiii) To effectively administer all resources allocated to the Division, including offering technical and
operational support to staff members in the Division
xiv) To undertake any other duties as assigned by the Director General .
The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) is an autonomous multi-sectoral regulatory authority established by the EWURA Act Cap 414 of the laws of Tanzania. It is responsible for technical and economic regulation of the electricity, petroleum, natural gas and water sectors in Tanzania pursuant to Cap 414 and sector legislation.