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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Nafasi Mbali Mbali za Kazi Shinyanga Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority , Mwisho wa Kutuma Maombi ni Tarehe 31 July 2018


Shinyanga Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (SHUWASA) is an Autonomous Utility which was established under
section 3(I) of Cap. 272 of 1997 as reviewed by section 60 of Water supply and Sanitation Act No. 12 of 2009. SHUWASA is
charged with the overall responsibility of operations and management of portable clean water supply and sanitation services in
Shinyanga Urban areas within the Municipality. SHUWASA performs its duties under the pilot and supervision of the Executive
Board of Directors with functions and responsibilities well stipulated in the Water Works Ordinance and Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU).

Shinyanga Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (SHUWASA) is hereby advertising to the public the applications
invitations from dynamic, energetic, dedicated, qualified, motivated, experienced and performance driven male and female
Tanzanians to fill the following vacant Posts: -

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Zone
Supervisor and will be responsible to all matters related to
billing, leakage controlling and meter management.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
- Taking reasonable steps in collecting and controlling all
revenue to the Authority.
- Ensuring that the daily, weekly, monthly and annually
collection targets are met.
- Reporting customer’s water consumption trends as
related to its surroundings
- Maintaining meter reading records according to standard
- Documentation of all water customers within the Zone.
- Perform any other duties related to the position as may be
assigned by the supervisor.

1. Form IV/VI Leaver/Diploma in Business Administration,
with possession two years working experience in water
sales operations and water meters managements.
Possession of a Class A driving License will be an added
2. Experience in meter Reading and Leakage Control.
3. Age Limit - Not above 35

The successful candidate will be reporting to planning and
Construction Engineer and will be responsible to all matters
related to Water network construction.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
- Regularly updates the water network maps;
- Maintain and updates customers particular s
(customer service line, Account number, meter
location, and other related water infrastructure);
- Undertakes customer particular verification and
mapping in accordance with the programs prepared
by the Planning and Construction Engineer ;
- Carries out surveys and prepares drawings/sketches
of existing and proposed water works;
- Undertakes the preparation of construction drawing
for the water network developments and
modernization in accordance with the programs
prepared by the Planning and Construction Engineer;
water network;

1. The holder of this position must have a Technician
Certificate in Civil/Water Resources Engineering with
relevant experience and good command of AutoCAD
and GIS Tools. Three (3) years working experience in
water production and distribution works.
2. Candidate must have two years working experience in
water and sewerage infrastructures.
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3. Age Limit not above 40 years.

3.0 PLUMBERS (7 Posts)
The successful candidates will work in Technical
Department under water supply section where s/he will be
responsible for water distribution works.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
prescribed Zone.
- Repair of all water leakages as they occur.
Finding out the causes of water loss and make
necessary rectification.
- Ensuring that new customers get water connections
as scheduled.
- Monitoring and reporting unauthorized water
- Timely reporting of water distribution faults.
- Timely reporting of sewerage pipe faults to
responsible officers
- Water disconnection for water debtors.
- Timely reconnections of water to debtors who settle
their bills.
- Timely attend to customer’s complaints regarding
lack of water.
- Flushing regularly water distribution lines to remove
stagnant water and other sediments.
- Ensuring that water in the distribution system is not
contaminated from customer service lines.
- Performing any other duties as may be assigned by
the supervisor.

1. Holder of Form IV/VI with Level III (Grade Test I)
Certificate in Water Resources/ Sanitary/Civil Engineering
from recognized Technical College.
2. Receive and inspect all incoming materials and
reconcile with purchase order, processes and
distribute documentations with purchase order
reports, discrepancies on order received.
3. Issue items which require knowledge of specific
areas of supply operation and good knowledge of
stick characterized by susceptibility to toxicity,
Fragility, rapid deterioration, ease damage

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Lab
Technician Supervisor and will be responsible to all matters
related to Water Quality Management.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
- Ensure efficient and effective management of water
sources (Boreholes/Bulk Water and Dam)
- Ensure that reporting and information requirements
of monitoring the performance of water sources and
water chlorination targets are established and
properly utilized
- Formulate long term plan and annual budget for
water production and chlorination
- Regularly determine resources requirement for
proper production for adequate quality water
- springs, boreholes and water tanks
- Proper record keeping of water production and
- Establishment of water dosing chemicals and dosing
- Monitors water les in the water storage tanks
- Monitors the odour of theater
- Making sure that the water storage are free from
- Making sure that only authorized persons are
allowed in the water storage premises and pump
- Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the
Laboratory Technician Supervisor.

4. Holder of Form IV with FTC /Diploma in Laboratory
from a Government recognise technical college.
5. Candidate must have two years working experience in
laboratory works in water and sewerage quality

5.0 Mode of Application
Interested candidates should submit their applications by
registered mail, courier service, e-mail or dispatch together
with Curriculum Vitae, passport size photo, copies of both
academic and professional certificates, testimonials, names
and addresses of three referees (not relatives) and day time
telephone. This is to be submitted on or before 1600hrs 31st July 2018 to:

Managing Director
Shinyanga Water Supply and Sanitation Authority,
P.O. Box 298,
Tel: 028 – 2762073, Fax: 028 – 2763551

Please indicate on the envelope the position applied for. Only
candidates meeting the minimum requirements will be
contacted. If you have not heard from us within three weeks
after the closing date, kindly assume that your application was
not successful.

Women are highly encouraged to apply